SIFMA Blasts Proposed Financial Transaction Tax
SIFMA is criticizing Rep. Chris Van Hollen’s just-released tax reform plan, which calls for a financial transaction tax.
New ABLE Law Provides Big Tax-Advantaged Benefits for the Disabled
For clients who are supporting individuals with disabilities, the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act introduces a new type of tax-advantaged savings account.
The Tax Extender Benefits for Your Clients
Here’s what you need to know about the tax extender provisions that Congress made retroactively relevant for 2014.
Senators Make Push to Regulate Tax Preparers
The Taxpayer Protection Act of 2015 requires preparers to demonstrate competency in preparing tax returns, claims for refunds and related documents.
Foundations’ LGBTQ Grant Making Grew 6.3% in 2013
Report finds strong collaboration and coordination among funders on lesbian and gay issues.
IRS Pledges 2015 Tax Season Will Open on Time
Commissioner John Koskinen says IRS will begin accepting electronic and paper tax returns on Jan. 20.
6 Top Tax Changes for 2015
These are the major changes to the Internal Revenue Code taking effect in 2015.
Under the Hood: What You Need to Know About Bonds, Pt. 1: Types and Ratings
With rates likely to rise in 2015, here's how to understand the different types of bonds and what their ratings mean.
The Split-Dollar Triple Tax Savings Package for HNW Clients
For high-net-worth clients, a split-dollar lending strategy can provide an effective method for transferring wealth while taking advantage of the tax preferences of life insurance and the low interest rate environment.
Senate Passes Tax Extenders Bill
Tax extender package applies only to 2014 and will last two more weeks.