Tax in the News

Federal Tax

Tax reform's new look, San Antonio Business Journal,  Kristen Mosbrucker, February 15, 2018 [Van Alston, Partner]

Cincinnati accountants share advice for tax reform concernsCincinnati Business Courier, Hannah McCartney, February 13, 2018 [Ken Jenkins, Partner]

Proposed Bill Could Impact Income,  February 11, 2018 [David Greenwell, Partner]

Focus on Federal Tax Reform: Q&A with Justin Stallard Dayton Business Journal, February 9, 2018 [Justin Stallard, Partner]

New Proposed Partnership Audit Regulations Released by IRSIllinois Manufacturing Association, Anastasia Lowenthal, February 6, 2018 [Don Susswein, Principal; Kyle Brown, Manager]

Economists: Act fast on international, pass-through rules, Politico, Aaron Lorenzo, February 5, 2018 [Don Susswein, Principal]

The impact of tax reform on private equity funds and portfolio companiesPitchBook,  Nick Gruidl, Jerry Musi, and Michael Nader, January 30, 2018 [Nick Gruidl, Partner; Jerry Musi, Partner and Michael Nader, Partner]

OUTLOOK: Five Areas Where New Tax Law Affects AccountingBloomberg Tax,  Denis Lugo and Steven Marcy, January 19, 2018 [Rick Day, Partner; Al Cappelloni, Partner]

The Tax Break That Doctors and Plumbers Both Will Miss, Ruth SimonThe Wall Street Journal,  Ruth Simon, January 19, 2018 [Don Susswein, Principal; ]

IRS Excuses Late Fees for Untimely Medical Device Tax Payments, Tax Notes, Matthew R. Madara, January 18, 2018 [Tom Windram, Partner]

When the Corporate Rate Kicks In for Fiscal Year Companies: A PrimerBloomberg Daily Tax Report, Laura Davidson, Lydia O'Neal, January 16, 2018 [Stefan Gottschalk, Senior Director]

Economic Sales and Use Tax Nexus Laws: What are They? Where are They? And What’s Next? CPA Practice Advisor,  Brian Kirkell, Mo Bell-Jacobs, January 11, 2018 [Brian Kirkell, Principal; Mo Bell-Jacobs, Manager]

Goldman Sachs to Invest in Bankrupt Real Industry Inc. The Wall Street Journal, Becky Yerak, January 9, 2018 [Nick Gruidl, Partner]

Pay for bank execs may rise as a result of tax reform, American Banker, Andy Peters, January 9, 2018 [Bill O'Malley, Senior Director]

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the Act): Corporate Tax ConsiderationsIllinois Manufacturers Association,  Nick Gruidl, Stefan Gottschalk, Erika Jerwick, January 2, 2018 [Nick Gruidl, Partner; Stefan Gottschalk, Senior Director; Erika Jerwick, Manager]

GOP Tax Bill Rewards Real Estate, Oil While Hurting HospitalsU.S. News & World Report, Andrew Soergel, January 1, 2018 [Don Susswein, Principal]

Who Wins in the GOP's Tax Plan?U.S. News & World Report, Andrew Soergel, December 22, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

How the wealthy can game tax bill's break for small businessCBS News, Larry Light, December 22, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

Orrin Hatch ‘fesses up to special break in GOP tax bill that set off alarmsNBC News, Benjy Sarlin, December 19, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

Pass-Through-to-Corporate Mass Conversion Unlikely to MaterializeBloomberg BNA, Laura Davison, December 19, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

Key features of the Republicans’ final tax bill, NBC News,  Benjy Sarlin, December 16, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

‘Holy crap’: Experts find tax plan riddled with glitchesPolitico,  Brian Faler, December 6, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

Senate tax bill poised to hit R&D-heavy Massachusetts hardBoston Business Journal, Greg Ryan, December 4, 2017 [Al Cappelloni, Partner]

How taxes can impact your company’s plans for growthBoston Business Journal,  Al Cappelloni, Dec. 4, 2017 [Al Cappelloni, Partner]

What’s Ahead for Global Real Estate?Privcap,  Matt Malone, October 20, 2017 [Aureon Herron-Hinds, Senior Manager]

Individual Income Tax Insights: Income Tax Consequences of Nonresident TelecommutingBloomberg BNA,  Jerry Gianakis, August 8, 2017 [Jonathan Weinberg, Senior Manager]

The IRS Is Targeting Partnerships – Is Yours Next?, Privcap, Don Susswein and Fred Witt, June 29, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

5 key issues to watch in business tax reformBoston Business Journal, Anne Bushman and Lori Anne Johnston, June 11, 2017 [Anne Bushman, Senior Manager; Lori Anne Johnston, Senior Associate]

How to Stop Taxpayers From Gaming a Lower Passthrough RateBloomberg BNA, Laura Davison, May 31, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

IBM, Goodyear, DirecTV Still Owe ‘Retroactive’ State TaxesBloomberg BNA, Che Odom and Michael Bologna, May 23, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

IBM, Goodyear, DirecTV Still Owe ‘Retroactive’ State TaxesBloomberg BNA, Che Odom, Michael Bologna, May 23, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

How the House could modify border adjustment taxBloomberg BNA, Laura Davison, May 12, 2017 [Ramon Camacho, Principal]

A closer look: Real estate private equity funds brace for financial reforms and shifts in regulatory landscapeInstitutional Real Estate, Inc., Beth Mattson-Teig, May 1, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

State Governments Tax Sharing Economy Very Differently CPA Practice Advisor, May 3, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

Wide Variance In States' Taxation Of Sharing Economy Uncovered By Bloomberg BNA SurveyBloomberg BNA,  May 1, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

Survey Identifies Activities That Create Sales Tax NexusBloomberg BNA,  April 28, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

2017 Survey of State Tax Departments: States Specify Nexus Policies, Clarify Sourcing Issues, Address Other AmbiguitiesBloomberg BNA,  April 28, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

Trend Towards Market-Based Sourcing Continues, States Provide Industry-Specific Sourcing RulesBloomberg BNA,  April 28, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

States Identify Sourcing Rules, Clarify Application To Various Interstate and Intrastate TransactionsBloomberg BNA,  April 28, 2017 [Brian Kirkell, Principal]

A Contractor’s State Tax Planning ChecklistConstruction Executive, John Cavanaugh, Megan Lee and Danielle Panariello, April 27, 2017 [John Cavanaugh, Sr. Manager; Megan Lee, Manager; Danielle Panariello, Associate]

Who are the winners and losers in Trump's tax plan?CBS MoneyWatch, Larry Light, April 26, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

New Commodity ETFs Might Raise The Eyebrows Of, Michael Thrasher, April 5, 2017 [Randy Matz, Principal]

5 tips for filing your personal income tax return as we get closer to April 18 (Yes, April 18 this year)Boston Business Journal, Matt Talcoff, April 2, 2017 [Matt Talcoff, Partner]

Ordinary loss deductions under Sec. 165(g)(3) in the S corp. contextThe Tax Adviser, T. Christopher D'Avico and Ed Decker, April 1, 2017 [Mindy Tyson Weber, Seinor Director and Trina Pinneau, Manager]

Proposed ‘hot dog stand’ regulations for spinoffsThe Tax Adviser, Stefan Gottschalk, April 1, 2017 [Mindy Tyson Weber, Senior Director and Trina Pinneau, Manager]

New reporting requirements for foreign-owned U.S. disregarded entitiesThe Tax Adviser, Brian Hayes, April 1, 2017 [Mindy Tyson Weber, Senior Director and Trina Pinneau, Manager]

Self-dealing exception solves estate settlement woesThe Tax Adviser, Audrey G. Young, April 1, 2017 [Mindy Tyson Weber, Senior Director and Trina Pinneau, Manager]

Tax planning for a nonresident entering the U.S. tax systemThe Tax Adviser, Rolando Garcia and Angela X. Qian, April 1, 2017 [Mindy Tyson Weber, Senior Director and Trina Pinneau, Manager]

Tax reform is likely to curtail some credits and incentivesThe Tax Adviser, Talia Schechter and Tom Windram, April 1, 2017 [Tom Windram, Partner; Mindy Tyson Weber, Senior Director and Trina Pinneau, Manager]

IRS issues reasonable internal-use software regulations for the research tax creditThe Tax Adviser, Rory Bertiglia and Tom Windram, April 1, 2017 [Tom Windram, Partner; Mindy Tyson Weber, Senior Director and Trina Pinneau, Manager]

Top Tax Mistakes Law Firm Partners Can AvoidForbes, Travis Russell, March 31, 2017 [Donna Stacia, Manager]

Record-Low Audit Rates Could Reverse as IRS Alters ExamsBloomberg BNA, Laura Davison and Colleen Murphy, March 6, 2017 [Don Susswein, Principal]

New PATH for depreciationJournal of Accountancy, Dayna E. Roane, March 1, 2017 [Chris Atwell, Sr. Director]

Will Programs Like Energy Star, Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives Be Cut?FacilitiesNet, Naomi Millán, March 2017 [Mike Cole, Senior Manager]

Tax Law: Comparing Trump's Tax Proposals with Current LawNew Hampshire Bar Association, Ashley L. Spina, February 15, 2017 [Ashley L. Spina, Senior Associate]

Get ready for the IRS’ new ‘campaign’ approachCorridor Business Journal, Dave DeWitte, February 13, 2017 [Patti Burquest, Principal]

When Taxes and Ownership Deserve Attention Reserved for, Michael Thrasher, February 8, 2017 [Randy Matz, Principal]

IRS rulings on treatment of termination and break-up fees show a worrisome change in position (subscription required), Pitch Book, Nick Gruidl, January 13, 2017 [Nick Gruidl, Partner]

Tax reform and the economyAccounting Today, Joe Brusuelas, January 10, 2017 [Joe Brusuelas, Chief Economist]

State tax credits that encourage and reward growing businessesCincinnati Business Journal, Mark Blawas, January 4, 2017 [Mark Blawas, Senior Manager]

3 things to know about tax reform in 2017Tampa Business Journal, Dave Kautter, December 21, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Trump’s Tax Plans Aim For Individual, Corporate Rate Cuts, New Incentives And More, Standard Federal Tax Report: Taxes on Parade Wolters Kluwer, Nov. 17, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Corporate Close-Up: Five Things to Watch For in State Corporate Income Taxes in 2017Bloomberg BNA, Lindsay Trasko, Nov. 15, 2016 [Brian J. Kirkell, Principal]

Tax reform looks likely, but companies advised to hold tightCompliance Week, Tammy Whitehouse,  Nov. 15, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Will Trump be willing to compromise?The Courier, Lou Wilin, Nov. 11, 2016  [Tom Windram, Partner]

Your Taxes Are About to Change—Perhaps Not the Way You Think, The Wall Street Journal (subscription required), Laura Saunders, Nov. 10, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

The puzzle of Trump's massive losses, Politico, Brian Faler, Oct. 3, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Clinton Releases 2015 Tax Returns; Paid 34% Effective Federal Rate--Update, Morningstar, Nick Timiraos and Laura Saunders, Aug. 12, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Hillary Clinton Releases Tax Return, Pressuring Donald Trump to Follow, The Wall Street Journal (subscription required), Nick Timiraos and Laura Saunders, Aug. 12, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

IRS Reporting Rules on Sales of Tractors, Trailers, Trucks Draws FireSmall Business Trends, Paul Chaney, July 21, 2016 [Trina Pinneau, Supervisor]

Obama’s legacy-defining week with businessThe Hill, Peter Schroeder and Naomi Jagoda, April 10, 2106 [Stefan Gottschalk, Senior Director]

Trump’s tax return soap opera, cont’d (subscription required), Politico, Bernie Becker, April 6, 2016 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Back to Normal? Closing out a season marked by less drama, and the usual hurdles, Accounting Today, Roger Russell, March 25, 2016 

Five tips for filing your personal income tax return as we get closer to April 19Boston Business Journal, Matt Talcoff (RSM US LLP), Feb. 28, 2016 

IRS chief: ‘Rare’ for taxpayer to be audited several years in a row, as Trump claimsPolitico, Bernie Becker and Brian Faler, Feb. 28, 2016  [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Why PE Partnerships Need to be Rewritten (subscription required), Privcap andACG Middle Market Growth Weekly Don Susswein (RSM US LLP), Jan. 11, 2016

Americans: Pay Your Taxes – Or Lose Your PassportMSN, Yahoo! Finance and The Wall Street Journal (subscription required), Laura Saunders, Nov. 20, 2015 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

International Tax

Thomson Reuters Hosts Panel on BEPS MLI and CbC Reporting at 2017 IFA Rio CongressThomson Reuters,  Robert Sledz, October 3, 2017 [Daniel Berman, Principal ]

Transfer Pricing is Still a Tax Risk for Multinational Auto SuppliersIllinois Manufacturer Association,  John Kim and Justin Stallard, September 11, 2017 [John Kim, Senior Director; Justin Stallard, Partner]

Florida Lawmaker Pushes Puerto Rico Exemption to Import TaxBloomberg BNA, Laura Davison, May 5, 2017 [Ramon Camacho, Principal]

What Could a Border Tax Adjustment Mean for Mid-Market Companies?Chief Executive, Craig Guillot, March 22, 2017 [Joseph Brusuelas, Chief Economist]

8 tax questions U.S. companies should consider before expanding overseasBaltimore Business Journal, Ramon Camacho, March 15, 2017 [Ramon Camacho, Principal]

What to know about the upheaval in international tax lawHouston Business Journal, Lisa Pinchin, February 1, 2017 [Lisa Pinchin, Senior Manager]

Tax Technology: A brave new world (subscription required), International Tax Review, Amelia Schwanke, Aug. 23, 2016 [Ian Sandler, Partner, RSM UK; Matthew Sontag, Manager, RSM US; Elizabeth Sponsel, Senior Manager, RSM US]

Smaller Acquirers Have Difficult Time with Inversion Rules (subscription required), WSJ | CFO Journal, April 6, 2016

The Attraction of InversionAccounting Today, Roger Russell, March 6, 2016

Expats Who Owe Taxes Could Lose Their PassportsAccounting WEB, Jeffrey McKinney, Dec. 14, 2015 [Dave Kautter, Partner]

Tax overhaul for multinationals will create winners and losers (subscription required), Financial Times, Vanessa Houlder, Oct. 18, 2015

Puerto Rico Debt Crisis May Force Changes in Tax IncentivesAccounting Today, Sept. 2, 2015 [Ramon Camacho, Principal]


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