What are the Effects of Marriage on Taxes Post-TCJA?

Posted by Amy L. Gordon, CPA The marriage tax penalty or benefit occurs from a change in a couple’s tax liability as a result of marriage and subsequently filing jointly. The marriage tax penalty results when the tax burden of a married couple filing jointly is greater than that of an unmarried couple filing separately. This penalty has impacted married … Continued

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Itemized Deductions

The new tax law resulted in several changes to deductions individuals can take on their personal income tax returns. When planning for the 2018 tax year it is important to be aware of these changes and how they will impact each individual filing an income tax return.

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Withholding and Form W-4 Changes

With the tax reform bill signed into law it is time to prepare for changes to the existing withholding tables and systems. Although the new tax bill has initially taken effect as of January 1, 2018, the IRS is still working on developing and issuing the withholding guidance.