A recent tax case in the 7th circuit, which is Indiana’s circuit, was decided in favor of the IRS. This tax case should cause professional services firms that are set up as C-Corporations to take notice and reconsider their ownership
If, beginning in 2016, the cost of Section 179 property placed in service by the taxpayer exceeds $2,010,000 (up from $2,000,000 in 2015), the $500,000 (the same as for 2015) limitation on the Section 179 deduction is reduced (but not
Do You Know When You Need State Tax Advice? Just like people, companies often experience life events during the course of their existence. Often times these events can trigger multi-state filings and registration requirements. The following list is a sample
IRS Extends Deadlines for Affordable Care Act Reporting Forms 1094-B and 1095-B and Forms 1094-C and 1095-C The IRS issued Notice 2016-4, which extends the distribution and filing deadlines for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) reporting requirements. Under Code
The IRS has issued the 2016 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. These 2016 rates, along with other tax news updates, can be viewed on the
Congress has reached a deal. It will be passed soon. There are some great provisions in this Act – see below: Section 179 made permanent at the $500,000 limit if qualifying Fixed Asset additions do not exceed $2,000,000.
The Internal Revenue Service recently simplified the paperwork and recordkeeping requirements for small businesses by raising from $500 to $2,500 the safe harbor threshold for deducting certain capital items. The change affects businesses that do not maintain an applicable financial
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 signed by President Obama on 11/2/15 eliminates the file and suspend method, a popular strategy used by married couples to maximize their lifetime Social Security benefits. Under this approach, a higher earning spouse