The IRS alerted tax practitioners to beware of a phishing scheme in which cybercriminals send out emails posing as state accounting and professional associations.
The IRS announced that it intends to issue regulations explaining that legislation attempting to recharacterize state and local taxes as charitable contributions will be subject to interpretation under federal tax law.
The IRS issued new procedures for contributions to charitable organizations, including rules for when donors can rely on the information about an organization’s tax-exempt status on the IRS database Tax Exempt Organization Search.
The IRS should provide a simplified adjustment procedure for partnership audits, the AICPA recommended in a letter to the IRS Chief Counsel’s Office.
The IRS issued the inflation-adjusted contribution limits for 2019 for health savings accounts.
The IRS issued updated procedures for automatic accounting method changes. The new rules generally apply to changes on or after May 9, 2018.
Consumers are seeking a primary point of contact to address the full scope of their financial needs.
The IRS urged small businesses to be wary of a growing amount of identity theft attempts aimed at employers and small businesses in general, and partnerships and trusts and estates.
Due diligence begins with one question you should be asking every client, according to Annette Nellen, CPA, CGMA, Esq.
New rules limit utilization of net operating losses.
This article reviews several scenarios in which certain individuals could take advantage of a new Internal Revenue Code provision to significantly lower their taxes.
IRS court victories asserting that LLC members should pay self-employment taxes on distributive shares of LLC income should give practitioners pause before claiming this income is exempt from those taxes.
The Tax Court holds that the payments were not for rent.
Every firm should maintain a system for communicating best practices to partners and staff.
The Association for Honest Attorneys' founder used the organization's bank account for personal expenses and cash.
The Tax Court finds an assessment is barred by the statute of limitation.
Tax relief for victims of California wildfires, extension of many lapsed temporary incentives, and a new short-form return for seniors are among the act's revenue provisions.
Excise taxes on ‘Cadillac’ health plans and medical devices again delayed ... AICPA recommends TCJA fixes
The IRS announced it will allow taxpayers to treat $6,900 as the 2018 limit for deductible contributions to HSAs for individuals with family coverage.
Deborah Rood, CPA, outlines the four instances where claims can be severe.