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Understanding the New Kiddie Tax

Posted: November 8, 2018
The new tax law has made significant changes to the kiddie tax. Here's how the tax is determined under those rules.

Treasury, IRS Issue Proposed Regulations on New Opportunity Zone tax Incentive

Posted: October 19, 2018
Opportunity Zones, created by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, were designed to spur investment in distressed communities throughout the country through tax benefits. The Treasury and IRS have issued proposed regulations on the Opportunity Zone tax incentive.

Highlights of Tax Reform for Businesses

Posted: October 10, 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act included a few dozen tax law changes that affect businesses. Most of the changes in the new law take effect in 2018 and will affect tax returns filed in 2019.

New Streamlined 1040 Tax Form for 2019 Is Not So Simple

Posted: September 28, 2018
The Internal Revenue Service’s decision to streamline the 1040 tax form for the 2019 tax filing season is leaving some taxpayers as well as certified public accountants (CPAs) with more work. Read to find out more.

Vacation Home Rentals and the TCJA

Posted: September 19, 2018
Taxpayers who have vacation homes they rent and use for personal purposes might find they face more complicated calculations under the new tax law, which this article illustrates with examples comparing 2017 with 2018.

Tax Incentives and Credits for New Jersey C Corporations

Posted: September 14, 2018
Manu­facturing C corporations doing business in New Jersey are benefiting the most from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts (TCJA) because the corporate income tax paid to New Jersey, or any other state where the company conducts business, is deductible on its federal tax return. This may or may not be the case for flow-through entities.