TAXATION

10 Strategies to Minimize Your Client
 

10 Strategies to Minimize Your Client's Taxes

Posted: September 25, 2017
Tax professionals are always looking for ways to help clients save money on their taxes. The following article lists 10 tax planning strategies to consider that may not be top-of-mind.

Rules Would Allow Truncated Taxpayer IDs on Forms W-2
 

Rules Would Allow Truncated Taxpayer IDs on Forms W-2

Posted: September 19, 2017
In an effort to reduce identity theft, the IRS has issued proposed regulations that would permit employers to use truncated taxpayer identification numbers on Forms W-2 issued to employees.




New IRS e-Services Platform to Launch Sept. 7
 

New IRS e-Services Platform to Launch Sept. 7

Posted: August 31, 2017
Starting Thursday, Sept. 7, the IRS will begin moving e-Services to a new platform that will complete a multi-year upgrade, and some products will be unavailable.



IRS Gives Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Harvey
 

IRS Gives Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Posted: August 28, 2017
Hurricane Harvey victims in parts of Texas have until Jan. 31, 2018, to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today.