Sep 17, 2019
Donated artwork and alimony deduction with the TCJA changes The tax cost of divorce has risen for many Anyone who's divorced or in the process of divorcing needs to understand how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has changed the tax treatment of alimony.
Aug 20, 2019
Tax document retention guidelines and other tax tips Tax document retention guidelines for small businesses Most small business owners probably breathed a sigh of relief after filing their 2018 taxes (or requesting an extension).
Jul 16, 2019
Estate planning and more Estate planning portability lives on under the TCJA Portability allows a taxpayer's estate to elect to permit his or her surviving spouse to use any available estate tax exclusion amount that's unused at the taxpayer's death.
Jun 18, 2019
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act information and more TCJA inspires many business owners to reconsider entity choice The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has given business owners much to think about, including whether to change the structure under which their companies...
May 21, 2019
Generally, profits from selling assets such as securities and real estate held in taxable accounts are classed as long-term if the holding period was longer than one year.
Apr 30, 2019
From coast to coast, hurricanes and wildfires and other natural disasters have created headlines while destroying homes.
Mar 19, 2019
Can you get tax benefits for charitable contributions? As the filing season for 2018 tax returns reaches a peak, many people will learn that they're no longer itemizing deductions.
Feb 19, 2019
Consult with Batley CPA about corporate income tax changes Many owners of private companies have been leery of operating as a regular C corporation. If you make that choice, you will be exposed to double-taxation of business income.
Jan 15, 2019
Double (and triple) IRA season is here The start of each year might be considered "Double IRA" season. Until mid-April (the 15th, in 2019), you still can make contributions to an IRA for 2018, if you have funds you'd like to save for retirement.
Dec 20, 2018
The new SALT deduction limits will affect home sales The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 sharply raised the standard deduction and placed limits on itemized deductions.