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Recent Insights

Taxpayer petitions US Supreme Court in Minnesota MTC case

TAX ALERT

Taxpayer petitions US Supreme Court in Minnesota MTC case

Minnesota Supreme Court holds the enactment of the MTC did not create a contract prohibiting the state from partially repealing the law.

  • Brian Kirkell, Craig Lawless, Joe Wessbecker
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  • November 02, 2016

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Report indicates critical investment needed for rural rental housing

USDA Rural Development report states $5.6 billion in additional investment needed to preserve rural multi-family housing.

  • Joel Baxley, Justin Heberling, Ron Nahaas
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  • October 20, 2016

ARTICLE

Executive Order 13706

The DOL issued a final rule on EO 13706, Establishing Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors requiring leave for employees.

  • October 10, 2016

INSIGHT ARTICLE

NCSL signals support for federal remote seller and digital goods bills

NCSL resolutions encourage enactment of federal legislation addressing remote sales tax collection and digital goods and services taxation.

  • Brad Hershberger, Steve Riddle, Steve Parish
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  • August 19, 2016
Final rules issued for tax on payments to foreign federal contractors

TAX ALERT

Final rules issued for tax on payments to foreign federal contractors

Regulations provide exemptions from, and procedures for, the section 5000C tax on certain federal procurement payments.

  • Ramon Camacho, Ben Wasmuth
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  • August 19, 2016
House Republicans release tax reform blueprint

TAX ALERT

House Republicans release tax reform blueprint

GOP tax plan would change the tax treatment of business entities.

  • Ben Wasmuth, Don Susswein
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  • June 28, 2016

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Don’t overlook 100 percent deductions on some meals and entertainment

There are exceptions to the 50 percent tax deduction rule related to meals and entertainment benefitting government contractors, some allowing up to 100 percent deduction.

  • Wayne Reesman
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  • June 10, 2016

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Apportionment issues affecting government contractors

Learn about the number of apportionment issues affecting contractors providing services to the federal government.

  • Jonathan Weinberg
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  • March 29, 2016

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Government contracting tax webcast

  • January 05, 2017

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Government contracting lunch roundtable

  • September 29, 2016

RECORDED WEBCAST

2016 annual state and local government accounting update

  • April 20, 2016

RECORDED WEBCAST

PCI compliance: Key considerations for nonprofits and the public sector

  • June 23, 2015