2017 Tax Insider articles

Budgeting for realized gains

Disciplined planning for realizing gains lessens the potential for unanticipated taxes or ugly year-end surprises.

A PATH to savings

This article examines the PATH act provisions and other developments favorable for taxpayers.

Cryptocurrency and taxes

Cryptocurrency has gone mostly unregulated, but Coinbase could be just the first of many IRS targets.

Maximizing the EITC for deployed troops

This article discusses why deployed troops who are in harm’s way are getting less benefit from the EITC, how it affects their households, and a simple solution to the problem.

Newsletter Articles

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

Tax software survey

Our annual survey offers a look at how CPAs judged their tax preparation software in a wide range of types of practices.

NEWS

Congress enacts tax reform

Here are many of the most important provisions in the new law that affect both individual taxpayers and businesses. All changes were effective Jan. 1, 2018, except as noted.