The IRS finalized regulations governing the treatment of net operating losses by consolidated groups after recent legislation changed the rules.
C Corporation Income Taxation
With the Oct. 15 corporate tax filing deadline looming and the global pandemic still affecting taxpayers and practitioners, several states have provided one-month filing relief for their corporate Oct. 15 deadlines.
The IRS finalized rules implementing provisions of the law known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, disallowing deductions for most business entertainment expenses and distinguishing them from business food and beverage expenses that remain deductible.
If a corporation is terminating or intending to convert to an LLC taxed as a partnership, the liquidation regulations will apply.
The IRS issued final regulations under the GILTI rules on the treatment of income subject to a high rate of foreign tax. At the same time, the IRS issued proposed rules conforming the GILTI high-tax exception rules with the Subpart F high-tax exception.
The process of a legal entity rationalization or simplification of a legal organizational chart has numerous moving and interrelated components that need to be considered during each step of the process.
The IRS issued proposed and temporary regulations explaining how consolidated groups should apply the changes to the net operating loss rules enacted by the CARES Act.
The IRS announced that employers may make donations this year to charitable organizations that provide relief to COVID-19 pandemic victims in exchange for personal leave that their employees forgo.
States’ approaches to TCJA and CARES Act conformity will be driven by budget estimates and whether they can follow the reduction to the federal taxable income base while still balancing their budgets.
the IRS published proposed regulations regarding the Sec. 47 rehabilitation tax credit, including rules to coordinate the new five-year period over which the credit may be claimed with other special rules for investment credit property.
The M&A market is poised to regain its pre-COVID-19 activity levels as many business owners seek to exit closely held businesses or explore alternatives. One popular transaction that could emerge is Sec. 368(a)(1)(F) reorganizations F reorganizations) of S corporations.
The IRS issued proposed regulations implementing changes to Sec. 274 that disallow a deduction for the expense of any Sec. 132(f) qualified transportation fringe provided to an employee, effective for amounts paid or incurred after Dec. 31, 2017.
Single-member LLCs and sole proprietorships must consider several unique issues when choosing to incorporate — including the tax consequences of transferring, or not transferring, assets into the newly formed corporation.
R&D tax credits can be a very effective and controllable way for businesses to replenish valuable dollars spent on new and innovative products or processes.
In a letter dated Aug. 4, 2020, the AICPA joined over 170 organizations to urge Congress to “include a technical correction addressing the tax treatment of loan forgiveness under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)” in its next round of legislation addressing the coronavirus pandemic.
Refund claim for overpayment caused by credit is attributable to net operating loss for purposes of the Sec. 6511(d)(2) limitation period.
This discussion focuses on how the AMT rules impact the NOL rules under the CARES Act.
Foresight of the potential state tax implications of an F reorganization will allow a seller to evaluate the lesser-known hazards.
A host of new issues have arisen in merger-and-acquisition transactions because of the unpredictable business environment caused by changes in the law in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This article discusses some of the pandemic-related concerns buyers and sellers will have in M&A transactions, and the additional safeguards and procedures participants should take to deal with these concerns.
The IRS issued regulations explaining the allowance of deductions for certain fines and penalties under Sec. 162(f) as amended by the law known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.