SECURE Act: Changes to IRA Contributions and Retirement Plan Distributions

Posted By Jordon Rosen, CPA, MST, AEP The SECURE Act made several positive changes including expanding the availability of being able to contribute to an IRA beyond age 70 ½ and increasing the age to 72 for when individuals have to begin taking retirement plan distributions. The Act, with certain exceptions, does away with the “stretch IRA” and replaces it … Continued

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Mid-Year Update

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has altered the tax landscape for a lot of individuals and businesses. The changes are extensive and we wanted to provide a high-level overview of some of the features to keep you informed. 

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Things to Consider Now

Congress is enacting the biggest tax reform law in thirty years, one that will make fundamental changes in the way you, your family, and your business calculate your federal income tax bill, and the amount of federal tax you will pay.

2017 Year-End Planning: Form 1040 Update

It’s that time of year again when individual tax planning for the current year is key. When reviewing your 2017 year for tax planning, it is important to know the changes and updates to Form 1040 which could have an impact on the amount you pay in taxes.

A Framework For Fixing Our Broken Tax Code

On September 27th, the Trump Administration, along with the House Ways and Means Committee and the Senate Committee on Finance released a unified framework for fixing our tax system.

IRS Enforcement of ACA (Obamacare)

In accordance with President Trump’s executive order calling on agencies to ease up on ACA (Obamacare) regulations, the IRS made changes whereby it will not reject a 2016 tax return for processing just because the taxpayer does not indicate their coverage status in Box 61.