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Burr & Forman

IRS Issues Final Regulations On New Section 199a 20% Profit Deduction For Pass-Thru Businesses, And Also Adds Additional Proposed...

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On January 18, 2019, Treasury and the IRS issued final regulations for the new Section 199A 20% profit deduction for pass-thru businesses adopted under the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts. The new regulations are eagerly...more

McDermott Will & Emery

Weekly IRS Roundup January 14 – 18, 2019

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Presented below is our summary of significant Internal Revenue Service (IRS) guidance and relevant tax matters for the week of January 14 – 18, 2019. January 15, 2019: The IRS issued final regulations implementing the...more

Dentons

Tax Alert - January 2019

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On December 18, 2018 the Dutch Senate adopted the Tax Bill 2019 and the Bill implementing the European Union (EU) Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive (ATAD). These Bills came into force on January 1, 2019 and apply in general to tax...more

Blank Rome LLP

2019 Estate and Tax Planning Newsletter

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Blank Rome’s annual estate and tax planning newsletter addresses estate planning concepts and techniques that should be considered in 2019 by our clients and friends. 1. Transfer Taxes. The major changes made in 2010 in...more

Foodman CPAs & Advisors

Due Diligence is necessary for Taxpayers to have the Right TAX Representative

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As 2018 comes to an end, many Taxpayers are wondering about their tax reporting situation under the Tax Cut Jobs Act. Taxpayers ought to be asking themselves if their Tax Representative understands...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Status Report on IRS Guidance Limiting Charitable Contribution Deductions to Scholarship Granting Organizations - SALT Alert:...

Sometimes the law of unintended consequences is difficult to correct after the fact. The most recent example may be the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s $10,000 annual limitation on state and local tax deductions claimed by...more

Rosenberg Martin Greenberg LLP

Year-End Tax Planning: More Important This Year Than Ever

It’s the holiday season! The last few weeks were spent in winter festivities, getting together with friends and family, and rushing around to the sound of holiday music. Major Tax Changes Stem from the Tax Cut and Jobs Act...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Se publica en la Gaceta oficial el texto final de la nueva Ley de Financiamiento Colombia

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El pasado 21 de diciembre de 2018, se publicó en la Gaceta del Congreso bajo el código 1152, el texto definitivo de la Ley de Financiamiento Colombia por la cual se expiden normas de financiamiento para el restablecimiento...more

Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP

Consolidated complexities – state corporate income tax implications of I.R.C. § 163(j)

In a year that has seen sweeping changes to the state tax landscape brought about by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s (TCJA) revisions to the Internal Revenue Code (I.R.C. or Code), the majority of state tax focus—with good...more

Holland & Hart - Fiduciary Law Blog

Understanding the Child Care Contribution Tax Credit

The Child Care Contribution Tax Credit (the “CCTC”) provides a valuable tax credit against a taxpayer’s Colorado state income tax. The credit equals 50% of the amount of a contribution made to a qualifying Colorado charitable...more

McGuireWoods LLP

Donors Must Dot All i’s, Cross All t’s When Making Year-End Charitable Gifts

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As donors and their advisors rush to close year-end charitable gifts, it is easy to overlook the very precise requirements for income tax deductibility. Donors who fail to follow these rules may find their entire deductions...more

Bowditch & Dewey

Massachusetts Tax Deduction for Gambling Losses

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Since the MGM casino opened in August, gamblers have reportedly wagered more than $428 million on MGM Springfield’s slot machines that generated about $40 million in revenue for MGM and reportedly another $18.5 million in...more

McGuireWoods LLP

Tax Law Changes Complicate Tax-Exempt Organizations’ Attempts to Calculate UBTI

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Charities and other exempt organizations face higher taxes, more complex returns and tough investment decisions under new unrelated business income tax rules effective for 2018. Despite recent guidance from the Internal...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Maximizing Year-End Charitable Gifts

One impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), signed in to law at the end of 2017, was the doubling of the standard deduction. The TCJA increased the standard deduction to $24,000 for taxpayers filing jointly or for a...more

Proskauer - Tax Talks

U.S. Tax Reform: IRS Proposes Interest Deduction Limitation Regulations

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On November 26, 2018, the Internal Revenue Service (the “IRS”) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury (the “Treasury”) issued proposed regulations (the “Proposed Regulations”) under section 163(j) of the Internal Revenue...more

Bennett Jones LLP

The 2018 Federal Fall Economic Statement—Canada's Response to U.S. Tax Reform

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Roughly one year after U.S. tax reform, the Department of Finance has introduced amendments to Canada's income tax laws aimed at encouraging investment in Canada. The proposed changes included in the Fall Economic Statement...more

Foodman CPAs & Advisors

Do you own a second home or a vacation home that you rent out?

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Rental income is reportable on a Taxpayer’s tax return. Certain expenses such as mortgage interest, real estate taxes, casualty losses, maintenance, utilities, insurance, and depreciation may be deducted from a Taxpayer’s...more

Stange Law Firm, PC

New Tax Changes Regarding Alimony Make Divorce More Difficult

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Under a new tax law that is going into effect in 2019, alimony (also known as “maintenance” or “spousal maintenance” in many states) is going to be treated differently than before for tax purposes. Dating back to the Internal...more

Proskauer Rose LLP

Newly Proposed US Tax Regulations Open Possibility of Full Credit Support from Foreign Subsidiaries

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On October 31, 2018, the U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") proposed new regulations under Section 956 of the Code (the "Proposed Regulations") that are likely to enhance the availability of...more

Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

Section 199A: Deal Considerations When Buying or Selling a Partnership or LLC Interest

Internal Revenue Code section 199A attracted immediate attention when it was enacted last December, since it created a new tax benefit. Section 199A allows individuals to deduct up to 20% of the “qualified business income”...more

Moore & Van Allen PLLC

Proposed Treasury Regulations Impact “Deemed Dividend” Tax Rules in Financing Transactions

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Following tax reform at the end of 2017, cash dividends from a foreign corporate subsidiary to a domestic corporate 10 percent shareholder are exempt from U.S. income tax because the shareholder is permitted a...more

Dickinson Wright

Alimony is No Longer Deductible by Taxpayer

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If you or a client is going through a divorce or separation, do not forget to consider the changes enacted under the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”). ...more

Bowditch & Dewey

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Impact on Mortgage Interest Deductions

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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (“TCJA”) made substantial changes to the Tax Code of 1986 by reducing tax rates and “simplifying” tax compliance for many by significantly increasing the standard deduction and eliminating...more

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

After the Lender Case -- Securities Law Restrictions That Apply to Family Offices Managing Other Peoples' Money

As we discussed in our prior Stroock Special Bulletin (our “Prior Bulletin”), Lender Management, LLC v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, T.C. Memo. 2017-246 (2017) provides family offices with a potential pathway for...more

Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard,...

Divorce and the New Tax Law

A change in the tax law will eliminate a tax break for alimony payments made pursuant to divorces that are finalized after December 31, 2018. For 2018, alimony (or spousal support or spousal maintenance) is tax deductible...more

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