Gains & Losses

Sec. 1031 Related-Party Exchanges and Basis Shifting

The Code provides a number of related-party exceptions designed to circumvent certain abuses, the most prevalent of which is basis shifting. This item discusses ways that practitioners can avoid basis-shifting problems.

Taxation of Exchange Traded Notes

This item provides an overview of the structure of an exchange traded note and the current tax treatment of these instruments and an update on some of the guidance that has been issued related to taxation of ETNs

Newsletter Articles

SPONSORED REPORT

Tax reform changes are now in effect

With all the recent tax law changes, this year it’s more important than ever to make sure your clients’ tax situations are squared away before year end. This report provides necessary guidance to ensure 2019 starts without a hitch.

DEDUCTIONS

Understanding the new Sec. 199A business income deduction

The new deduction allows certain business owners to keep pace with the significant corporate tax cut provided by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.