‘Tis the season of giving, but with the new federal tax law changes, charities could experience a drop in donations. Since charitable deductions must be itemized to receive a tax deduction, the benefit of the higher standard deduction may effectively eliminate the tax benefit of the deductible donations for many taxpayers.» Read More
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created a new Section 199A of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) that provides for a potential tax break on qualified business income of non-corporate taxpayers, beginning in 2018.
Section 199A requires that the qualified business be effectively connected with the conduct of a trade or business within the United States. » Read More
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which was signed into law on December 22, 2017, is the biggest overhaul to our Federal Income Tax Code. It reduces tax rates, eliminates certain deductions, and enhances other deductions and tax credits. One significant change is the treatment of capital gains invested in a qualified opportunity zone.» Read More