When group policies are purchased from foreign insurance companies, there may be federal insurance excise tax issues.
The so-called Cadillac plan excise tax is now scheduled to take effect in 2020.
The IRS on Thursday asked for feedback on whether frequent flier miles that are redeemed for anything other than taxable air transportation should be exempt from the Sec. 4261 excise tax.
The medical device excise tax with its complex regulations and reporting requirements essentially amounts to a sales tax on members of a targeted industry group regardless of whether they have profits.
The federal excise taxes, tax credits, and exemptions for various types of fuel constitute a confusing area of the tax law. This item is intended to clear up much of the confusion faced by taxpayers and advisers alike when attempting to claim these tax credits.
Treasury published final regulations and additional interim guidance relating to the medical device excise tax.
Taxpayers may face a number of unresolved issues in preparing to comply with the new excise tax on sales of medical devices.
This item describes the exclusive process available to covered entities to dispute the preliminary calculations of the annual fee on branded prescription drugs and obtain any change to data that would be reflected in the final fee allocation.