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Articles June 18, 2019 Final Regulations Issued on Charitable Contributions in Exchange for State and Local Tax Credits

The IRS issued final regulations under IRC Sec. 170 on state and local charitable contribution tax credit programs. Regulations assist with charitable contributions.

Articles June 07, 2019 To Cloud or Not to Cloud? That Is the Question.

Improve a growing business by using insights and information gleaned through a cloud accounting service. Access to knowledge without wasting time on non-core tasks.

Articles May 29, 2019 The Long Arm of Nexus

Law firms have often historically sourced their revenues based on where they performed their services. In many instances this was historically correct. Given that California’s top tax rate is 12.3%, it pays to understand your firm’s and your partner…

Articles May 28, 2019 How the West is Won: EisnerAmper Real Estate Principals Summit

An all-star line-up of distinguished speakers discussed their perspectives on California real estate investment. Participants experienced panel discussions and the launch of a Bay Area-focused research report on real estate investing. Here is the …

Articles May 21, 2019 IRS Faces Big Decisions to Update the 482 Transfer Pricing Rules

The transfer pricing rules set forth in the treasury regulations with respect to IRC Sec. 482 have remained relatively unchanged since 1986. Nonetheless, multinational corporations doing business within the US have had to ensure that their transfer…

Articles May 04, 2019 Family Charters - An Overview

Why should you consider creating a Family Charter? The creation of a written Family Charter is an important step toward ensuring that the family and the family business are aware of the rules that will guide what can be expected from each.

Articles April 26, 2019 Duke’s Devil is in the Details

Occupational fraud can be committed by employees at any level and an organization may suffer significant ramifications. It is important that organizations establish and implement proper controls and empower employees to raise concerns.

Articles April 25, 2019 Prorating the Defined Contribution Dollar Limit for a Short Limitation Year

This article discusses how to adjust the Internal Revenue Code Sec. 415(c) defined contribution dollar limitation for a short limitation year (a period of less than 12 months), resulting from an initial, amended, or terminating plan year.

Articles April 25, 2019 Six Tips for Reducing Your 2019 Income Tax Liabilities

Certainly the ramifications of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) will be with us for a long while. Let’s focus on six planning strategies you can implement today to help increase your income tax savings this year and reduce April 2020 tax due.