Four states have sued in U.S. district court, asking to invalidate the $10,000 limit on the deduction for state and local taxes enacted as part of last year’s tax overhaul.
News IRS procedures eliminate the requirement for many exempt organizations to list certain substantial donors’ names and addresses on some forms.
The AICPA’s Tax Executive Committee sent a letter to the IRS, urging the Service to simplify the proposed draft 2019 Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate.
The IRS warned that it is increasingly difficult for it to recognize fraudulent tax returns as cybercriminals succeed in getting more and more accurate information.
Taxpayers' claim they were a single-member limited liability company is belied by partnership returns, the Tax Court concludes.
The taxpayer expected a substantial benefit from the donation, the court holds.
IRS guidance on the waiver of a dependency exemption remains significant with the newly enhanced child tax credit.
Forthcoming regulations will cover consolidated groups and carryforward of pre-TCJA interest expense.
Targeted relief is undercut by new statutory limitations included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
The IRS suffers its second defeat when the First Circuit, agreeing with the Sixth Circuit, denies application of the substance-over-form doctrine to recharacterize DISC commissions and dividends as excess Roth contributions.
An affidavit is needed only when an unauthorized return has been filed using the taxpayer's Social Security number.
PATH Act provisions and IRS security filters can often hold up the processing of legitimate refunds.
HSA family coverage limit restored ... Life settlement reporting delayed ... Payroll tax credit for small business research activities clarified
The IRS is working on a draft version of the 2018 Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, that reduces the size of the form to two half-pages in length and eliminates more than 50 lines.
The Supreme Court’s decision on sales tax collection could give smaller companies that rely on in-store sales a better chance to compete with virtual retailers.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday held that states can assert nexus for sales and use tax purposes without requiring a seller’s physical presence in the state.
The IRS announced that it was withdrawing temporary regulations on the treatment of partnership liabilities for disguised-sale purposes and proposing to reinstate the old rules.
The AICPA sent a letter to the IRS with recommendations for items of tax guidance that should be priorities for the Service to issue from July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019.
Tax practitioners usually get to enjoy some down time during the summer. But this year summer may be a little more hectic than usual thanks to the changes brought about by tax reform.
Learn about a few of the many valuable planning opportunities you can uncover when reviewing a client’s tax forms.