Tax debate touches every individual, business
Small business taxation, corporate tax rates, and changes to
popular deductions are just some of the many complex changes to the
Tax Code being debated in Congress. At the time this article was
Year-end planning for capital gains and losses
As an economic incentive for individuals to save and invest, gains
from the sale of capital assets held for at least one year unless
offset by losses, as well qualified dividends received during the
Information reporting deadlines coming up fast
Information reporting has become a growing part of IRS’s
enforcement and compliance strategy. Data matching, or even the
inference that the IRS has the data to do so, statistically has
How Do I? Compute taxable life insurance benefits
Life insurance proceeds are received tax-free. However, any
interest earned on life insurance proceeds, usually referred to as
its cash value, is subject to tax. Special rules apply to transfers
December 2017 tax compliance calendar
As an individual or business, it is your responsibility to be aware
of and to meet your tax filing/reporting deadlines. This calendar
summarizes important federal tax reporting and filing data for
IRS unveils taxpayer bill of rights
The Tax Code contains many taxpayer rights and protections.
However, because the Tax Code is so large and complex, many
taxpayers, who do not have the advice of a tax professional, are
unaware of thei...
FAQ: What is the self-employment tax?
Taxpayers who are self-employed must pay self-employment tax on
their income from self-employment. The self-employment tax applies
in lieu of Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) taxes paid by
How do I? Compute depreciation for tax purposes
The simple concept of depreciation can get complicated very quickly
when one is trying to determining the proper depreciation deduction
for any particular asset. Here’s only a summary of some of...
Congress juggles immediate/long-term tax issues
Nearly half-way into the year, tax legislation has been hotly
debated in Congress but lawmakers have failed to move many bills.
Only one bill, legislation to make permanent the research tax
FAQs: What are AFRs for tax purposes?
The applicable federal rates (AFRs) are used for a number of
federal tax provisions. For example, Code Sec. 1274 uses AFRs to
determine whether a debt instrument has original issue discount
(OID or im...
IRS takes aim at employment tax compliance
The current likelihood that your business will become involved in
an employment tax audit or an employment-related income tax audit
has increased: the IRS is aggressively attempting to reduce the
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