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The Treasury and IRS have issued final regulations excepting certain partnership-related items from the centralized partnership audit regime created by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (BBA), providing alternative examination rules for the excepted items, conforming the existing centralized audit regime regulations to Internal Revenue Code changes, and clarifying the existing audit regime rules.


An IRS Notice provides guidance on the prevailing wage and apprenticeship requirements that the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 ( P.L. 117-169) added to several new and amended tax credits and deductions.


The IRS has notified taxpayers, above the age of 72 years, that they can delay the withdrawal of the required minimum distributions (RMD) from their retirement plans and Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA), until April 1, following the later of the calendar year that the taxpayer reaches age 72 or, in a workplace retirement plan, retires.


The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that would implement the beneficial ownership information provisions of the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) that govern access to and protection of beneficial ownership information.


The IRS and the Treasury Department have released final regulations that provide some clarity and relief with regards to certain provisions of the Affordable Care Act ( P.L. 111-148), including the definition of minimum essential coverage under Code Sec. 5000A and reporting requirements for health insurance issuers and employers under Code Secs. 6055 and 6056. The final regulations finalize 2021 proposed regulations with some clarifications ( REG-109128-21).


A theme running through the recent Internal Revenue Service Independent Office of Appeals Focus Guide for fiscal year 2023 is moving on past the issues created by the COVID-19 pandemic and getting back to helping taxpayers through the appeals process.


Audits by the Internal Revenue Service in 2017 and 2019 were not conducted to target specific individuals, according to a new report by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration.


2021 Individual Tax Return Preparation Engagement Letter


  • TAX STRATEGIES FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES
  • INVESTMENT PLANNING
  • TAX PLANNING FOR BUSINESS
  • PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE

  • TAX STRATEGIES FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES
  • INVESTMENT PLANNING
  • TAX PLANNING FOR BUSINESS
  • PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE
  • THE CURRENT 2020 TAX CLIMATE
  • NATIVE MINIMUM TAX (AMT)
  • TAX CREDITS & DEDUCTIONS
  • EDUCATION STRATEGIES
  • ESTIMATED TAX PAYMENTS
  • TAXES FOR DOMESTIC HELP
  • CHILDREN’S TAXES
  • CHANGES TO EXEMPTIONS
  • SUPPORTING YOUR PARENTS
  • TAX STRATEGIES FOR HOMEOWNERS
  • IRAs FOR KIDS
  • TAXES & DIVORCE
  • MANAGING RECEIPT OF INCOME
  • YEAR END TAX PLANNING TIPS
  • CAPITAL GAINS & LOSSES
  • APPRECIATING INVESTMENTS
  • OTHER CONSIDERATIONs
  • PASSIVE ACTIVITIES
  • MUTUAL FUNDS
  • BONDS
  • REAL ESTATE
  • INVESTING IN SMALL BUSINESSES
  • THE CARES ACT: $2 TRILLION STIMULUS PACKAGE INCLUDES SMALL BUSINESS LOAN RELIEF
  • INVESTING IN SMALL BUSINESSES
  • EMPLOYER-PROVIDED BENEFITS
  • BUSINESS TAX CREDITS & DEDUCTIONS
  • CHOOSING THE BEST INVENTORY METHOD
  • BENEFITING FROM BUSINESS LOSSES
  • DEDUCTIONS FOR MEALS, ENTERTAIN- MENT, AND TRANSPORTATION COSTS
  • EMPLOYEE OR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR?
  • RETIREMENT STRATEGIES
  • ESTATE PLANNING

  • INTRODUCTION
  • 2020 MAY BE OUR LAST CHANCE TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE TRADITIONAL  BUSINESS TAX BREAKS 
  • HIGHLIGHTS OF SELECTED COVID-RELATED TAX PROVISIONS IMPACTING BUSINESSES
  • SELECTED TAX CHANGES INCLUDED IN OTHER RECENT LEGISLATION
  • TRADITIONAL YEAR-END TAX PLANNING TECHNIQUES  
  •  FINAL COMMENTS                                   

  • INTRODUCTION
  • 2020 MAY BE OUR LAST CHANCE TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE TRADITIONAL TAX BREAKS
  • HIGHLIGHTS OF RECENT LEGISLATIVE CHANGES
  • HIGHLIGHTS OF TRADITIONAL YEAR-END TAX PLANNING TECHNIQUES