Is There A VAT In Your Future?

The value-added tax (VAT) has been adopted by every developed country and most developing countries in the world. There is, however, one exception –The United States. That may be changing as there is currently discussion regarding its adoption in the U. S. The value-added tax is a tax on goods and services and is collected…

Construction Tax Planning: A Proactive Approach to Accelerated Depreciation Planning

A properly designed and implemented Construction Tax Planning engagement will proactively identify additional tax savings related to new and / or planned construction projects. It should be duly noted that a Construction Tax Planning engagement should not be confused with a Cost Segregation engagement. As a reminder, there are several noteworthy differences between a Cost…

October 2015 Individual Due Dates

October 13 – Report Tips to Employer If you are an employee who works for tips and received more than $20 in tips during September, you are required to report them to your employer on IRS Form 4070 no later than October 13. Your employer is required to withhold FICA taxes and income tax withholding…

Tax Compliance Alert

On July 31, 2015, President Obama signed into law H.R. 3236 entitled The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 (hereinafter the “Act”), that is anticipated to be partially paid for by a number of new tax compliance requirements. The Act amended a number of provisions within the Internal Revenue Code…