The law known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affects many aspects of these so-called fiduciary returns.
Income recognition from exercise or settlement of employer stock options and RSUs may be deferred for up to five years.
The taxpayer, as a reseller, could not include indirect inventory costs in its cost of goods sold.
A counterintuitive strategy can save taxes by including otherwise excludable scholarships in gross income.
Gerard H. Schreiber Jr., a partner in Schreiber & Schreiber in Metairie, La., received the 2018 Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award, the highest honor bestowed by the accounting profession in the area of taxation.
Troy K. Lewis received the Tax Division Distinguished Service Award for outstanding contributions to the division.
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The IRS issued final regulations on the centralized partnership audit regime, which generally assesses tax at the partnership level.
The IRS posted a draft of a form that affected taxpayers will submit with their 2019 tax returns showing how they computed their qualified business income (QBI) deduction under Sec. 199A.
The IRS issued a safe-harbor procedure that taxpayers may follow for determining the deduction for depreciating passenger vehicles when they are eligible for 100% bonus depreciation but are also subject to the Sec. 280F limits on deductions for luxury automobiles.
The IRS announced that it is expanding its identity protection personal identification number (IP PIN) program to taxpayers in seven additional states.
Practitioners still have a lot of questions about tax reform — including everything from dealing with binding and nonbinding Tax Cuts & Jobs Act (TCJA) guidance to individual planning considerations. Annette Nellen joins this episode of the podcast to address those issues.
In this Q&A, experts discuss the challenges CPA firms face from these developments and the steps they can take to mitigate professional liability risk.
Starting this year, C corporations can claim a foreign-derived intangible income deduction of 37.5%.
Smaller taxpayers now are afforded greater flexibility.
For the first time this tax season, many taxpayers will be claiming the Sec. 199A deduction, which provides a deduction for 20% of qualified business income.
Preparer penalties now also apply to erroneous head-of-household filing status.
The IRS did not abuse its discretion in rejecting a proposal by the film actor and producer to settle a tax debt for less than 4 cents on the dollar, the Tax Court holds.
The taxpayers could not prove on remand there was no reasonable prospect of recovery by the end of the tax year.
Proposed regulations raise new considerations for applying bonus depreciation to acquisitions of used property.