IssuesWatch Podcast

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?

Making Large Gifts Now Won’t Harm Estates After 2025

Posted: November 21, 2018
The IRS has announced that individuals taking advantage of the increased gift and estate tax exclusion amounts in effect from 2018 to 2025 will not be adversely impacted after 2025 when the exclusion amount is scheduled to drop to pre-2018 levels.

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.

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.

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.