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Forming a Partnership – Considerations When Creating an LLC as a Partnership

The advent of the Limited Liability Company, or LLC, is relatively new to the United States. Wyoming was the first state to offer an LLC business entity classification in 1977, and within 20 years, nearly every other state had followed … read more

You Need to File an Amended Return: Now What?

You promised yourself back in January that you wouldn’t procrastinate on your tax return this year. It would be finished and filed by the middle of March, at the latest. But, sure enough, you found yourself scrambling on April 14th … read more

HR May Need to Work Overtime for New Overtime Rule

The United States Department of Labor is proposing to update its regulations governing which executive, administrative, and professional employees (white collar workers) are entitled to the Fair Labor Standards Act’s minimum wage and overtime pay protections. These regulations were last … read more

Clawback Compensation and Section 1341

Recently, a client contacted me looking for some advice on an issue with his former employer. The client had been a shareholder in a C-Corp and received W-2 wages from the C-Corp partially based on the performance of the company. … read more

History of E-File

Did you file your tax return electronically this year? If so, you are in with a pack of your closest friends – over 100 million tax returns are expected to have been completed by e-file for 2015. That is a … read more

Tax Season: Overheard in the Hallways

So as another tax season comes to an end, I am going to share some memories of conversations overheard in the hallway, just as I was walking by. Obviously, these are just snippets of conversations, but show how patient we … read more

UK Double Taxation Relief for the U.S. LLC

A recent UK high court decision provides insight and HMRC may grant flow through treatment status for certain qualified United States LLCs. Prior to this decision, HMRC has denied UK investors relief from double taxation in the UK. On July … read more

BEA Survey Requirements

Unless you received a letter from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) requesting you complete a survey, you may not have been aware of the existence of these surveys. Although BEA surveys have been around for a number of years, … read more

Need to Make a Tax Payment? Go to Your Local 7-Eleven

In IR-2016-56, the IRS announced a new tax payment option for individual taxpayers who need to pay their taxes with cash. In partnership with ACI Worldwide’s OfficialPayments.com and the PayNearMe Company, individuals can now make a payment without the need … read more

Flat Fee Rental Agencies – Are They Worth It?

Driving to work this morning, I happened to hear a commercial for one of the new Flat Fee rental agencies popping up across the Valley. They claim to be able to rent your home to quality tenants who will pay … read more


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