Estate Planning for Appreciated Assets with a Zeroed-out GRAT, Part 2

  • May 19, 2014

written by Brenda Logsdon Click here to read part 1. A GRAT is an estate planning technique that minimizes the tax...

IRS Takes Aim at Employment Tax Compliance

  • April 7, 2014

written by Amy Shewmaker The likelihood that your business will be involved in a tax audit has increased in an effort...

Repair Regulations: Changes for 2014 and Beyond

  • March 24, 2014

written by Aaron Henry The final “repair” regulations were released by the IRS and became effective January 1, 2014. These regulations...

Understanding Key 2014 Tax Changes

  • March 10, 2014

While you may be concerned about your 2013 tax return, right now is a good time to start thinking about 2014....

FAQ: How Do I Gather the Right Paperwork for a Charitable Deduction?

  • March 3, 2014

written by Kami Mason Taxpayers must generally provide documentation to support a claim for any contributions made to charity that they...

IRS 2013 Audit Rates Vary Significantly Among Taxpayers

  • February 24, 2014

written by Joe Farias The IRS revealed the newest data and it shows a decline in audits amid all income groups...

Are you planning to construct a new building or start a major building remodel?

  • January 20, 2014

Are you planning to construct a new building or start a major building remodel?  If so, there are several items that...

How to Calculate the Kiddie Tax

  • January 6, 2014

A child with earned income above a certain dollar amount is generally required to file their own individual tax return. However,...

How will expiring tax provisions affect businesses at the end of 2013?

  • December 16, 2013

The tax code contains many provisions that are considered temporary and will expire after a set period of time. The end...