Individual Income Taxation

Court grants hardship waiver for rollover failure

The Tax Court held it would be against “equity or good conscience” to deny an ex-NYPD police officer a hardship waiver for failing to meet the rollover requirement while he was suffering from a “major depressive disorder.”

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.

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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.