Congress returns and takes up some tax bills
After a five week recess, lawmakers returned to work in September
and took up several tax bills. While some tax bills moved out of
committee, their ultimate passage by both the House and Senate
First look at year-end tax planning
The approach of year-end 2015 makes it tax planning season. Tax law
developments in 2015 can affect, for example, the deduction of
costs and expenses, the treatment of contributions to tax-favored
FAQ: Can a taxpayer assign income to someone else?
Gross income is taxed to the person who earns it by performing
services, or who owns the property that generates the income. Under
the assignment of income doctrine, a taxpayer cannot avoid tax
October 2015 tax compliance calendar
As an individual or business, it is your responsibility to be aware
of and to meet your tax filing/reporting deadlines. This calendar
summarizes important tax reporting and filing data for
Time for post-filing season checkup
Your 2011 tax return has been filed, or you have properly filed for
an extension. In either case, now it’s time to start thinking about
important post-filing season activities to save you tax in...
Countdown to Supreme Court’s health care decision
After three days of oral arguments in March, the Supreme Court is
deciding the fate of the Pension Protection and Affordable Care Act
(PPACA) and its companion law, the Health Care and Education
How do I… Guard against taxpayer identity theft?
The number of tax return-related identity theft incidents has
almost doubled in the past three years to well over half a million
reported during 2011, according to a recent report by the Treasury
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