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Monthly Archive:: May 2021

IRS clarifies pandemic relief for dependent care assistance programs

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares With Notice 2021-26, the IRS explained on Monday that dependent care assistance program balances carried forward under temporary COVID-19 relief provisions retain their exclusion from participating employees’ gross income and wages. Dependent care assistance programs, authorized by Sec. 129, allow exclusion from gross income of employee amounts paid or incurred by the employer

Senate Finance Committee Tax Gap Hearing Today

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares 0 Flares Filament.io Made with Flare More Info“> 0 Flares × Last month Commissioner Rettig testified before the Senate Finance Committee, and he stated that the tax gap could be approaching $1 trillion annually. That got a lot of attention, especially as the IRS’s own official

Biden’s Tax Plan Could Impact Small Businesses

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares Although the Biden administration’s intention may be to target top firms and earners with its new corporate tax proposals, many small businesses could be impacted by what would be unwise policy considering the disproportionate harm done already by the COVID-19 pandemic. Contrary to the image some may hold of corporations, not all are

Policing the Settlement; Policing the Case

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares The Tax Court Needlessly Expends Considerable Judicial Resources Each Month Incorrectly Policing the Filing Deadline as a Jurisdictional Issue. Many taxpayers might be affected by a ruling that the Tax Court’s deficiency jurisdiction filing deadline is not jurisdictional (whether or not the filing deadline is also subject to equitable tolling). In the fiscal

Applying For… Or Not Claiming… COVID-19 Relief

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares State and local governments can now apply for federal COVID-19 aid. Yesterday, Treasury opened its application portal for state and local governments. Eligible recipients can apply for grants to help fight COVID-19, replace public revenue lost to the pandemic, offer financial relief to individuals and businesses, and address the public health and economic

Tax Burden on Capital Income: International Comparison

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares Key Findings The taxation of capital—at both the individual and the corporate level—is much debated and affects economic growth by lowering the incentives to save and invest. It is useful to compare capital income taxation across countries; this is not trivial. Countries have many different tax rates, exemptions, and special rules. We compute

Your Well Being And Taxes

TweetShareSharePin0 SharesYour Well Being And Taxes Few things threaten your well-being like the harassment and anxiety of persistent tax problems. Most people make 3 mistakes that get them in trouble with the IRS. They procrastinate. They attempt to represent themselves. They hire sub-par representation and now are in MORE need of help than ever before.

Local Taxes

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares Local Taxes Source: Flickr Local taxes are an even further extension of the federal income tax withholding, just on the local level. Businesses that operate in a particular state will generally be able to access information their particular locality through their state’s revenue office. Taxes withheld on the local level will not usually

2022 HSA, excepted-benefit HRA amounts increase slightly

TweetShareSharePin0 Shares In Rev. Proc. 2021-25, the IRS on Monday provided 2022 inflation-adjusted amounts pertaining to health savings accounts (HSAs) and the maximum amount that may be made newly available for certain health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs). HSA amounts The annual limitation on deductions under Sec. 223(b)(2)(A) for an HSA with self-only coverage is $3,650, an
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