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    Why Is My 2018 Tax Refund Less Than Prior Years?

    Posted by Steve Hood on Feb 15, 2019 10:19:27 AM

    The biggest thing you hear in the news today is that individuals are getting lower refunds on their 2018 Returns compared to prior years. 

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    Topics: brixey and meyer, Tax, Tax Team, tax reform, Steve Hood, New Year, 2018, 2018 Tax Return

    5 Real Estate & Construction Predictions for 2019

    Posted by Jeff Kujawa on Feb 14, 2019 10:29:51 AM

    Marked by turbulent trade conditions, a shifting retail landscape, continued fallout over tax reform and the accelerated growth of coworking companies, 2018 was an eventful year for the real estate and construction industries.

    A variety of forces are at play in 2019. The IRS will continue to release additional guidance on provisions introduced via tax reform, the future of the U.S. trade policy is uncertain and interest rates will likely rise again. 

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    Topics: brixey and meyer, Tax, Tax Team, tax reform, New Year, 2019, Real Estate, Construction

    New IRS Guidelines on Business Meal Deductions

    Posted by Steve Hood on Oct 8, 2018 11:23:45 AM

    On Wednesday of last week, the IRS issued long awaited guidance clarifying that taxpayers may generally continue to deduct 50% of the food and beverage expenses associated with operating their trade or business, despite changes to the meal and entertainment expense deduction under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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    Topics: Takeaways, brixey and meyer, Tax, Tax Team, tax reform, Tax updates, meal deduction, Steve Hood

    Tax Reform Law Makes Changes to the Meals & Entertainment Deduction

    Posted by Jeff Kujawa on Aug 10, 2018 10:51:33 AM

    The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made significant changes with respect to the deductibility of business meal and entertainment expenses.  One of the biggest changes is the deductibility of entertainment expenses.

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    Topics: Takeaways, brixey and meyer, Tax, Tax Team, tax reform, Tax updates

    Tax Update: Changes to Health Savings Accounts

    Posted by Jeff Kujawa on Mar 7, 2018 10:30:49 AM

    The Internal Revenue Bulletin 2018-10 was released March 5, and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) described changes to the limit on health savings accounts (HSAs) as prescribed by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. 

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    Topics: Tax Planning, brixey and meyer, planning, Tax, Tax Team, tax reform, Tax updates

    Tax Cuts & Jobs Act - Key Takeaways for Businesses

    Posted by Jeff Kujawa on Jan 18, 2018 5:07:05 PM

    Our team has prepared a summary of key provisions from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“Act”) which became law December 22, 2017.  

     

    Please click HERE to view those provisions. 

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    Topics: Tax Planning, brixey and meyer, planning, Tax, Tax Team, tax reform, Tax updates

    Tax Reform Update - Trump Signs Tax-Cut Bill

    Posted by Jeff Kujawa on Dec 22, 2017 1:28:27 PM

     
    President Trump has signed into law a massive tax-cut bill.

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    Topics: Tax Planning, brixey and meyer, planning, Tax, Tax Team, tax reform, Tax updates

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