INSIGHTS AND RESOURCES

HEERF grants not required to be reported on Form 1098-T

HEERF grants not required to be reported on Form 1098-T

The IRS provides welcome guidance to higher education institutions that made emergency relief grants to students.
2 ways cybercriminals can breach your health care organization

2 ways cybercriminals can breach your health care organization

What should you and your health care organization be watchful for and how can you mitigate these cyber risks?
IRS issues guidance on 401(k) and 403(b) Plans

IRS issues guidance on 401(k) and 403(b) Plans

IRS guidance on the 15% maximum on automatic contributions, 401(k) and 403(b) plan safe harbor requirements, and plan loan offset rollovers.
IRS issues final regulations on parking and commuting deductions

IRS issues final regulations on parking and commuting deductions

The regulations largely mirror the proposed regulations with additional, mostly favorable, clarifications for taxpayers.
Request for comment: Travel Rule threshold adjustment

Request for comment: Travel Rule threshold adjustment

FinCEN and the Federal Reserve have determined that virtual assets are defined as money, expanding definitions, policies, and oversight.
Reporting of unusual nonemployee compensation for tax year 2020

Reporting of unusual nonemployee compensation for tax year 2020

Form 1099-NEC replaces Form 1099-MISC Box 7 (contractor compensation), but some compensation may be reported on both 1099-NEC and 1099-MISC
Never going back

Never going back

Companies contemplating a remote workforce should monitor the potential tax changes in states where employees may live and work.
IRS reaffirms “friendly doctor” transaction can transfer tax ownership

IRS reaffirms “friendly doctor” transaction can transfer tax ownership

In line with decades of case law and rulings, IRS ruling looks to benefits and burdens of ownership to determine tax ownership.
FinCEN Statement provides transparency for violations and enforcement

FinCEN Statement provides transparency for violations and enforcement

FinCEN released a statement regarding their enforcement of Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering requirements.
Payment and deduction of CARES Act employer Social Security deferral

Payment and deduction of CARES Act employer Social Security deferral

Employers may wish to pay Social Security taxes deferred under the CARES Act before the due date and should consider certain items.
Treasury Department moves to end select pandemic-era lending programs

Treasury Department moves to end select pandemic-era lending programs

The Treasury Department is not extending nine of the 13 liquidity and lending programs aimed at easing the effects of the pandemic.
The year ahead: Resilience, recovery and reimagination

The year ahead: Resilience, recovery and reimagination

The possibility of 500 million vaccine doses produced domestically for distribution in 2021 carries potential impaired economic activity.
The Real Economy: Volume 72

The Real Economy: Volume 72

We examine economic outlook, pandemic-era lending programs, minimum wage, health care provider funding and middle market technology trends.
Middle market trend watch: Turning to technology amid a pandemic

Middle market trend watch: Turning to technology amid a pandemic

Middle market companies have deployed a variety of technology strategies to respond to the pandemic’s impact on their businesses.
IRS increases focus on athletes and entertainers

IRS increases focus on athletes and entertainers

Learn why the IRS is increasing its scrutiny on high net worth athletes and entertainers, and what can be done before an audit.