IRS Releases Final and Proposed BEAT Regulations
The IRS has issued final and proposed regulations implementing the
base erosion and anti-abuse tax (BEAT) under Code Sec. 59A. The
BEAT is a minimum tax that certain large corporations must pay on
Final Regulations on Calculation of UBTI Issued
The IRS has released final regulations that present guidance on how
certain organizations that provide employee benefits must calculate
unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) under Code Sec. 512(a)....
How do I: Compute Code Sec. 1231 gains and losses?
Code Sec. 1231 applies to gains and losses from property used in
the trade or business and from involuntary conversions. Normally,
you have to determine whether property is a capital asset or is
FAQ: What is a family partnership?
The family partnership is a common device for reducing the overall
tax burden of family members. Family members who contribute
property or services to a partnership in exchange for partnership
FAQ: What tax breaks come with raising a child?
Taxpayers with children should be aware of the numerous tax breaks
for which they may qualify. Among them are: the dependency
exemption, child tax credit, child care credit, and adoption
credit. As th...
Scope of information reporting continues to expand
Information reporting continues to expand as Congress seeks to
close the tax gap: the estimated $350 billion difference between
what taxpayers owe and what they pay. Despite the recent rollback
FAQ: What is a limited liability company?
A limited liability company (LLC) is a business entity created
under state law. Every state and the District of Columbia have LLC
statutes that govern the formation and operation of LLCs....
Estimated tax: Getting it right
Estimated tax is used to pay tax on income that is not subject to
withholding or if not enough tax is being withheld from a person's
salary, pension or other income. Income not subject to withholding
FAQ: What are the rules for claiming dependents?
The tax rules surrounding the dependency exemption deduction on a
federal income tax return can be complicated, with many
requirements involving who qualifies for the deduction and who
qualifies to ta...
FAQ: Are scholarships/tuition aid packages taxable?
If one of your children received a full scholarship for all
expenses to attend college this year, you may be wondering if this
amount must be reported on his or her income tax return. If certain
Welcome and thank you for visiting our Website. In addition to providing you with a profile of our firm and the services we provide, this Website has been designed to become a helpful resource tool to you, our valued clients and visitors. Our dedication to superior client service has brought us to the Internet as we endeavor to continue to provide the highest quality professional service and guidance.
As you browse through our Website, you will see that not only have we highlighted background information on our firm and the services we provide, but have also included useful resources such as informative articles (in our Newsletter section) and interactive financial calculators (in our Financial Tools section). In addition, we have taken the time to gather many links to external Websites that we felt would be of interest to our clients and visitors (in our Internet Links section).
While browsing through our Website, please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments you may have - we'd love to hear from you. We pride ourselves on being proactive and responsive to our clients' inquiries and suggestions.