TAXATION


Understanding Section 199A
 

Understanding Section 199A

Posted: January 8, 2019
While the addition of a SALT deduction limitation in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act hurt many taxpayers, the new Section 199A deduction may create a more favorable tax outcome for some. Learn the basics.


2019 Standard Mileage Rates Announced
 

2019 Standard Mileage Rates Announced

Posted: December 18, 2018
The IRS has issued the 2019 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes.

Tax Season Checklists — Part Two
 

Tax Season Checklists — Part Two

Posted: December 18, 2018
Tax season is busy, so preparing for it now will reduce the stress experienced January through April and help reduce exposure to professional liability risk. Pre-tax-season training of personnel and proactive review of administrative procedures will improve efficiency through April 15 and beyond.

Tax Season Checklists — Part One
 

Tax Season Checklists — Part One

Posted: December 11, 2018
Planning for the upcoming tax season is an important step in managing the professional liability risk associated with providing tax services. This set of pre-tax-season checklists provide many suggestions firms should consider in planning for this work.


The Classification of Workers in the Era of Tax Reform
 

The Classification of Workers in the Era of Tax Reform

Posted: December 7, 2018
In an effort to prevent the misclassification of workers, the government employs a multi-faceted approach. How big is the employee misclassification problem today, and what is the government currently doing about it?

State Pass-Through Entity-Level Tax Implementation Issues
 

State Pass-Through Entity-Level Tax Implementation Issues

Posted: December 3, 2018
In response to new federal limitations for pass-through entities, many state tax policy makers are proposing, and several state legislatures have enacted, various approaches to assist their taxpayers in mitigating this new limitation on the federal income tax deduction for state and local taxes.


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