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By Aunnah Williams

Around the Tax World – February 8, 2024

In The Headlines - Super Bowl LVIII means record-breaking ticket prices for football fans and revenue spikes for Las Vegas small businesses.

What's New In The Tax World? - To file or not to file? With new proposed tax breaks coming up fast, the IRS urges taxpayers to move ahead with their tax returns

State-By-State Updates -A Connecticut task force tries to bid farewell to the state’s car tax.

Tax Planning Tips - With TJCA tax provisions soon to expire, 2024 will be a crucial year for tax planning.

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Around the Tax World- August 25, 2022

World NEWS - The CFO of the Trump Organization confesses to unlawfully taking over $1.7 million in untaxed benefits...
U.S. NEWS - President Biden signs the $430 billion Inflation Reduction Act along with its provision for a corporate minimum tax...
STATE NEWS - Indiana residents are anticipating Automatic Taxpayer Refund checks...
TAX PLANNING - Taxpayers who earn more than $10 in interest from a savings account are required to pay income tax—with a few exceptions...

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Around the Tax World- August 8, 2022

World NEWS - Pop singer Shakira could face up to eight years in prison for tax fraud...
U.S. NEWS - Democrats’ new economic package receives pushback from Senator Kyrsten Sinema, blocking the latest set of federal tax proposals...
STATE NEWS - Colorado taxpayers will start seeing rebate checks this month…
TAX PLANNING - State taxes on digital goods are becoming increasingly common, requiring advance planning for companies...

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Around the Tax World- July 27, 2022

World NEWS - A proposed levy on Disneyland tickets fails to move ahead...
U.S. NEWS - Debate brews over Democratic lawmakers’ proposal for the IRS to launch a free tax filing service...
STATE NEWS - A watchdog group in Utah is speaking out about the use of the state’s surplus revenue...
TAX PLANNING - For higher-income taxpayers, Social Security taxes could increase due to the rising wage ceiling...

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Around the Tax World- June 29, 2022

World NEWS - New IRS voice bots can assist callers with setting up or changing payment plans...
U.S. NEWS - President Biden calls on Congress to establish a national gas tax holiday...
STATE NEWS - Virginia finalizes a two-year budget with $4 billion in tax cuts...
TAX PLANNING - The IRS announces that the end is in sight for backlogged 2021 tax returns...

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Around the Tax World- June 8, 2022

World NEWS - The tax fraud investigation surrounding the Trump Organization continues...
U.S. NEWS - States’ attempt to provide relief to taxpayers may be contributing to rising inflation...
STATE NEWS - Virginia votes to adjust its budget plan to include $4 billion in tax relief...
TAX PLANNING - Using cryptocurrency as compensation raises tax issues for employees and employers alike...

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Around the Tax World- May 27, 2022

World NEWS - The global minimum tax deal struggles to move toward implementation...
U.S. NEWS - US technology and innovation sectors may see tax breaks in new bill aimed at reducing reliance on China...
STATE NEWS - Minnesota legislators plan to eliminate state taxes on Social Security income...
TAX PLANNING - The IRS is expected to pay interest to taxpayers with delayed tax refunds...

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