INSIGHTS AND RESOURCES

IRS issues guidance for changing CFC depreciation methods

IRS issues guidance for changing CFC depreciation methods

IRS issues procedures for certain foreign corporations to implement required or optional ADS depreciation changes.
As income tax rates increase, beware of certain deferral strategies

As income tax rates increase, beware of certain deferral strategies

Tax-deferral techniques—possibly spurred by a potential increase to capital gains rates—must be scrutinized, as evidenced by this IRS memo
Are higher costs hampering corporate profits?

Are higher costs hampering corporate profits?

Investors are watching earnings to gauge the extent to which corporate profits are being impacted by supply chain issues and more.
Georgia continues trend of SALT deduction workarounds in 2021

Georgia continues trend of SALT deduction workarounds in 2021

Georgia becomes the latest state to adopt an entity-level tax establishing a workaround to the federal SALT deduction limitation.
Frequently asked questions about restricted stock

Frequently asked questions about restricted stock

What is restricted stock and how does it affect taxes for employers and employees? Find out more about this executive compensation option.
SPACs: Auditor and audit committee considerations

SPACs: Auditor and audit committee considerations

A recent CAQ Alert addresses auditor and audit committee considerations related to SPAC initial public offerings and mergers.
IRS releases CCAs discussing determinants of micro-captive insurance

IRS releases CCAs discussing determinants of micro-captive insurance

Redacted CCAs analyze five factors to determine whether a micro-captive insurance transaction is a reportable transaction.
Washington state enacts capital gains tax

Washington state enacts capital gains tax

New capital gains tax to be imposed at 7% on net gains of individuals in excess of $250,000 beginning Jan. 1, 2022.
First-quarter GDP: Growth improves as the recovery accelerates

First-quarter GDP: Growth improves as the recovery accelerates

It's essential that the fiscal and monetary authorities follow through on current policy paths for the economy to return to full employment.
Biden tax plan significantly limits like-kind exchange

Biden tax plan significantly limits like-kind exchange

Proposals include a $500,000 cap on gain deferral for like-kind exchanges and eliminating stepped-up basis with a $1 million exemption.
Residential construction costs surge amid supply constraints

Residential construction costs surge amid supply constraints

Everything from lumber to asphalt to cement to insulation has soared in price as the homebuilding industry has heated up.
Understanding a $2 trillion infrastructure project

Understanding a $2 trillion infrastructure project

A closer look at the Biden administration’s proposal and how it can improve productivity and, ultimately, raise living standards.
Cyberattacks continue to increase, with the middle market at risk

Cyberattacks continue to increase, with the middle market at risk

Hackers and other electronic criminals continued their relentless pursuit of data and sensitive information from middle market businesses.
Student loans and their effect on retirement

Student loans and their effect on retirement

Repaying student loans is a win, but employees are missing out on contributing to their retirement and employer matching contributions.
New York pass-through entity tax may benefit financial service firms

New York pass-through entity tax may benefit financial service firms

The newly enacted optional tax may provide significant opportunity to taxpayers, and in particular, owners of financial service firms.