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Tax Season 2017 Issue

Understanding Pay Options with the new DOL Regulations

Jerry Love, CPA/PFS, CFP, CVA, ABV, CITP, CFF, CFFA

This article is a follow up to the prior article which highlights the new regulations for the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) from the Department of Labor (DOL) raising the...

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Tax Strategies

Tax Consideration of Identity Theft

Sidney Kess, CPA, J.D., LL.M.

In its annual release in 2016, the Federal Trade Commission noted that reports of identity theft increased more than 47% from 2014 to 2015 (https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2016/03/ftcreleases-annual-summary-consumer-complaints) and tax-related identity theft is...

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CPE Courses Over CPA Magazine Content

Disasters, DOL Regulations and IRS Audits

CPA Magazine

The following is the Disasters, DOL Regulations and IRS Audits CPE quiz worth 3 CPE credit hours. It covers knowledge acquired through reading articles provided by CPA Magazine. After reading...

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Client Tax Tip

Tactics to Use When Preparing 1040s

Julie Welch, CPA, CFP

Be Alert for Digital Documentation Now that companies are going digital, many W-2s and Form 1099s are available digitally. This is a blessing since they may be more readily available when...

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Financial Planner

Understanding Pay Options with the new DOL Regulations

Jerry Love, CPA/PFS, CFP, CVA, ABV, CITP, CFF, CFFA

This article is a follow up to the prior article which highlights the new regulations for the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) from the Department of Labor (DOL) raising the...

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Feature Stories

IRS Grants No Privilages to The Famous

CPA Magazine

The IRS is famous for announcing celebrity tax settlements during tax season. Celebrities attempting to find a way around the IRS continue to be added to the list. Wesley Snipes did...

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Editor Blog

The IRS Issues Final Treasury Regulations Governing R&D …

Peter J. Scalise

On October 3, 2016, the IRS issued Final Treasury Regulations setting forth guidance on research and development efforts in connection to Internal Use Software (IUS) for purposes of claiming the...

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Tax Checklist

CPAs' Role Grows After Estate Tax Repeal

Martin M. Shenkman, CPA, MBA, PFS, AEP, JD

Donald Trump won the Presidency and the Republicans control both the House and Senate. Republicans have long wanted to abolish the estate tax, or as they have labeled it the...

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