The estate tax exclusion for 2018 is $11,180,000 for individuals and $22,400,000 for married couples—and the portability provision is still in place! Learn more in this week’s Estate Planning Tip.
Bil Lako, CFP®, and Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA, are joined by Managing Associate, Shawna Theriault, C.P.A., CFP®,CDFA®, to talk about recently released guidance from the IRS regarding the deductibility of home equity loan interest in context of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
The IRS and the State Department have established procedures for denying passport applications or revoking previously issued passports for taxpayers who have a seriously delinquent tax debt. Read more in this Tax Tip.
The tax reform law didn’t outlaw business losses. It just limits your losses. Excess losses are treated as a net operating loss (NOL) and carried forward to the next year’s return. We explain in this week’s Tax Tip.
As it is prime tax season, Chief Investment Officer Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA is joined by Principal Jennifer J. Thomas, CFP®, and Managing Associate K.C. Smith, CFP®, to discuss some of the many devious scams that thieves are using, capitalizing on the common fear of the IRS. They also provide some tips to how to really know when it is the IRS contacting you.
Small businesses have several options for deducting the purchase of equipment on their taxes. Which one do you choose? Depends on how big of a deduction is needed, and when. We explain in this week’s Business Tip.