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By Anthony Switajewski
Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy recently signed a budget implementation bill which includes favorable income tax legislation for Connecticut-based businesses.
By Paul Soler
In an effort to increase fee transparency in benefit plans, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has issued two new regulations.
By Anthony Switajewski
Since software was first invented, state tax authorities and taxpayers have spent a considerable amount of time and resources to determine its sales and use taxation.
By Laura House, CPA
On June 28, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court (the Court) made a historic decision on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and its companion law.
By Crystal Germanese
On December 23, 2011, the IRS released the highly anticipated regulations regarding the deduction and capitalization of tangible asset costs in temporary and proposed form.
By Jeffrey Ziplow
In 1980 the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) implemented the Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70, commonly known as SAS No. 70, to review and evaluate the internal controls of a service organization.
By Andrew Lattimer
Another grueling tax season has passed, this one more difficult than the previous one. Thanks to new increased disclosure filing requirements for Schedule D, brokerage statements that came later than usual, and the mere fact that there was an extra day due to Leap Year, made this year’s season seem longer and much more of a challenge.
By Reed Risteen
The Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) proposed new rules surrounding the federal single audit on February 28, 2012 in the Federal Register Vol. 77, No. 39.
By Kevin Fontana
With most of the country experiencing a depressed real estate market, you may find it difficult to sell a business building or apartment building.
By Kevin Fontana
Year in and year out, charitable donations often provide big deductions for high-income individuals at tax return time.
By Christine Gonzalez
A number of key tax provisions have either expired or will soon expire.
By Timothy Barry
The IRS issued Revenue Procedure 2011-34, which became effective on May 26, 2011 and allows a taxpayer to obtain an extension of time to make the rental real estate grouping election under Internal Revenue Code Section 469(c)(7)(A).
By Virendra Shah
On September 15, 2011, Financial Accounting Standard Board (FASB) issued Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2011-08,Testing Goodwill for Impairment.
By Jonathan Fink, CPA
In March 2011, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule on Medicare Shared Savings Programs for Accountable Care Organizations.
By Laura House, CPA
For most of the U.S., 2007 marked the beginning of the financial crisis and the rapid decline in the U.S. real estate market.