More families will be able to get more money under the newly-revised Child Tax Credit, according to the Internal Revenue Service. Additionally, the IRS has recently updated a special page on its website with steps to take now for the 2019 tax filing season. (more…)
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Tax reform that affects both individuals and businesses was enacted in December 2017. It’s commonly referred to as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, TCJA or simply tax reform. In addition to nearly doubling standard deductions, TCJA changed several itemized deductions that can be claimed on Schedule A, Itemized Deductions. (more…)
The Internal Revenue Service reminds small business taxpayers that changes to the tax law mean they can immediately expense more of the cost of certain business property. Many are now able to write off most depreciable assets in the year they are placed into service. (more…)
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) didn’t eliminate the individual alternative minimum tax (AMT). But the law did draw a silver lining around it. Revised rules now lessen the likelihood that many taxpayers will owe substantial taxes under the AMT for 2018 through 2025. (more…)
It’s not uncommon for parents, grandparents and others to make financial gifts to minors and young adults.
Perhaps you want to transfer some appreciated stock to a child or grandchild to start them on their journey toward successful wealth management. (more…)
Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in December 2017 has led to confusion over some longstanding deductions. In response, the IRS recently issued a statement clarifying that the interest on home equity loans, home equity lines of credit and second mortgages will, in many cases, remain deductible. (more…)