Investors tax planning

Investors tax planning

Overview for investors For investors, fall is a good time to review year-to-date gains and losses. Not only can it help you assess your financial health, but it also can help you determine whether to buy or sell investments before year end to save taxes. This year,...
Tax identity theft in businesses

Tax identity theft in businesses

Tax identity theft may seem like a problem only for individual taxpayers. But, according to the IRS, increasingly businesses are also becoming victims. Identity thieves have become more sophisticated. They know filing practices, the tax code and the best ways to get...
Donating Artwork to Charity

Donating Artwork to Charity

The tax deduction ins and outs of donating artwork to charity If you’re charitably inclined and you collect art, appreciated artwork can make a great charitable gift from a tax perspective. In general, donating appreciated property is doubly beneficial. This is...
Reimbursements of Employee Travel

Reimbursements of Employee Travel

Does your business reimburse employees’ work-related travel expenses? If you do, you know that it can help you attract and retain employees. If you don’t, you might want to start, because changes under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) make such reimbursements even...
Qualifying your vacation home as a rental

Qualifying your vacation home as a rental

Do you own a vacation home? If you both rent it out and use it personally, you might save tax by taking steps to ensure it qualifies as a rental property this year. Vacation home expenses that qualify as rental property expenses aren’t subject to the Tax Cuts and Jobs...