Small Business Tax
Section 179 vehicles should be a key part of your small business tax deduction strategies. Can Section 179 property fit in with your business tax strategies?
Let Business Management Daily help you get each and every rental property depreciation credit and business tax deduction you’re entitled to.
A new report says the IRS needs to improve efficiency for telephone and correspondence services.
Q. I converted part of an IRA to a Roth in 2013. Is the conversion income subject to the new Medicare surtax? J.S.L., Boise, Idaho
On Dec. 20, 2013, the Senate confirmed John Koskinen as the new commissioner of the IRS, the first permanent chief since Douglas Shulman in 2012. Koskinen’s term as commissioner is set to expire in November 2017.
If you’re short on cash to fund an IRA contribution this year, Uncle Sam may effectively lend you the money. Strategy: Use your federal income tax refund to fund an IRA contribution.
New proposed regulations would settle a tax controversy involving the treatment of amortizable partnership start-up costs after a “technical termination” of the partnership.
The IRS is testing a program that allows staffers to access work email and other services on their personal smartphones. But the idea is not without risk.
Q. My husband passed away last year. Can I benefit from the NUA on his company stock? A.A., Park Ridge, N.J.
Beginning July 1, airline passengers will face higher fees.
Even with the generous $5 million estate tax exemption under current law (indexed to $5.25 million for 2013 and $5.34 million for 2014), some heirs will still be walloped by the federal estate tax. When the tax applies, the rate is a flat 40%. Strategy: Use the installment method for paying estate tax.
Suppose that a family member has to move into an assisted living facility (ALF). Although nursing expenses are generally deductible as medical expenses, the lines can get blurred.