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October 2018

House Ways and Means Committee Approves Tax Reform 2.0 Package

House Republican tax writers have advanced a "Tax Reform 2.0" legislative package. The measure is expected Read more [...]

Charles Rettig Confirmed as New IRS Commissioner

Charles P. "Chuck" Rettig was confirmed as the new IRS Commissioner on September 12. The Senate confirmed Read more [...]

Reaction: Proposed IRS Regs Would Curb SALT Cap Workarounds

New IRS guidance aiming to curb certain state and local tax (SALT) deduction cap "workarounds" is the Read more [...]

IRS Proposes to Remove Section 385 Documentation Regulations

The IRS has proposed to remove the Code Sec. 385 documentation regulations provided in Reg. §1.385-2. Read more [...]

Wolters Kluwer Interview: The New Code Sec. 199A Passthrough Deduction and Proposed Regulations (Parts 1 & 2)

Last year’s Tax Reform created a new 20-percent deduction of qualified business income for passthrough Read more [...]

Wolters Kluwer Projects 2019 Inflation Amounts

Wolters Kluwer has projected annual inflation-adjusted amounts for tax year 2019. The projected amounts Read more [...]

September 2018

IRS Releases Guidance for Section 199A Pass-Through Deduction

The IRS has released long-awaited guidance on new Code Sec. 199A, commonly known as the "pass-through Read more [...]

Proposed Regs on Pass-Through Deduction Generate Mixed Reviews

The IRS’s proposed pass-through deduction regulations are generating mixed reactions on Capitol Read more [...]

Brady Unveils Tax Reform 2.0 Framework

The House’s top tax writer has unveiled Republicans’ "Tax Reform 2.0" framework. The framework Read more [...]

Senate Panel Examines IRS Administration; Congress Works Toward Bipartisan IRS Reform

The IRS faces numerous challenges, most of which are attributable to funding cuts, the National Taxpayer Read more [...]

Senate GOP Tax Writers Clarify Intent on Certain Tax Reform Provisions

Senate Finance Committee (SFC) Republicans are clarifying congressional intent of certain tax reform Read more [...]

AICPA: Immediate Guidance Needed on S Corporation Issues

Taxpayers and practitioners need clarity on certain S corporation issues by next tax filing season, Read more [...]

August 2018

Senate Finance Committee Approves IRS Commissioner Nominee

The Senate Finance Committee (SFC) advanced President Donald Trump’s nomination of Charles Rettig Read more [...]

Trump, House GOP Lawmakers Discuss Tax Cuts 2.0

President Donald Trump and House GOP tax writers discussed "Tax Cuts 2.0" in a July 17 meeting Read more [...]

Ways and Means GOP, White House Crafting Tax Cut 2.0 Outline

House Republicans and the Trump Administration are working together to craft a tax cut "2.0"outline, Read more [...]

Wyden Report Critiques GOP’s Tax Reform

The Senate Finance Committee’s (SFC) leading Democrat has released a report critiquing Republicans’ Read more [...]

Tax Reform Hurts Homeowners, House Democratic Report Says

Homeowners will be hurt financially by last year’s tax reform, according to a new House Democratic Read more [...]

Final Regulations Target Tax-Motivated Inversion Transactions

The IRS has issued final regulations that target tax-motivated inversion transactions and certain Read more [...]

Tax Preparer’s Obstruction Conviction Vacated

The Fifth Circuit vacated a tax preparer’s conviction for obstructing tax administration. The conviction Read more [...]

National Taxpayer Advocate Releases Mid-Year Report

National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson has released her mid-year report to Congress. The report Read more [...]

July 2018

Flaherty Salmin CPAs Feature Story in Affordable Housing News

Check out the feature story on Flaherty Salmin CPAs in the Summer edition of the trade magazine Affordable Read more [...]

Brady Expects “Phase Two” Tax Reform Outline by August

A "phase two" tax reform outline could be unveiled by House GOP tax writers by August. Republicans Read more [...]

Senate, House Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan Historic Rehabilitation Credit Bill

A bipartisan group of House and Senate lawmakers have introduced companion Historic Rehabilitation Read more [...]

June 2018

Section 199A Passthrough Guidance Expected in July, Kautter Says

The IRS expects to issue guidance on the Code Sec. 199A passthrough deduction in July, Acting IRS Commissioner Read more [...]

Focus Remains on Tax Reform

Congressional lawmakers on Capitol Hill continue to focus on tax reform. Republicans and Democrats alike Read more [...]
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