Tax Executives See Tax Reform Ahead Under Trump
International tax planning is executives’ top of mind issue, BDO USA survey finds.
House, Not Trump, Is Leading on Tax Reform
"With all due respect to the administration, I don’t see them playing as big a role" in tax reform, says William Hoagland of the BPC.
Tax Deductions for Bad Debt and Worthless Securities
Tax Facts online experts answer: When can a taxpayer deduct losses sustained as a result of a bad debt?
2 Tax Credits Retirement Savers Probably Don’t Know About
Advisors who serve younger clients especially should make sure they know about these.
Vacation Home or Rental Property? The IRS Viewpoint
Tax Facts online experts explain how the IRS handles these deductions and what you should know for you and your clients.
Estate Planning: Life Insurance and the Gross Estate of the Insured
Tax Facts experts answer questions like: What benefits payable at death are included in the term “life insurance” for estate tax purposes?
Them’s the Tax Breaks: These Expiring Write-Offs May Not Return
The question of extending a wide array of temporary tax breaks is knottier than usual, warns tax law expert Barbara Weltman.
Mixing Medicare and IRAs to Build Client Tax Savings
Reducing income by making qualified charitable distributions from an IRA can provide a health care financing solution for some clients in retirement.
Businesses Salivate Over Trump’s Tax Ideas, but Will They Happen?
There’s been a lot of talk in Washington concerning “pro-business” tax cuts. What happens, and what it means to investors, remains to be seen.
3 Key Tax Rules Governing Typical Business Deductions
Tax Facts online experts explain what a business expense deduction is specifically and how to use it to your advantage.