UBIT

Prop. Regs. Ease UBTI Consequences for CRTs

The Service has issued proposed regulations to reflect the change made by TRAHCA to impose a 100% excise tax on the unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) of charitable remainder trusts (CRTs) that have UBTI.

Debt-Financed Income and UBTI

Editor: Joel E. Ackerman, CPA, MST Two exempt organizations meet the requirements of Sec. 501(c)(3) (one as a charitable organization and the other as an educational organization—a university). These organizations own equal interests in a partnership, and they have boards of trustees that overlap by more than 50% of the

Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks: CRTs and UBTI

Dec. 20, 2006 marked a unique day in the taxation of charitable remainder trusts (CRTs)— President Bush signed into law the Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 2006 (TRAHCA ’06). Buried in that legislation is revised Sec. 664(c), which significantly alters the tax treatment of unrelated business taxable income

Newsletter Articles

50th ANNIVERSARY

50 years of The Tax Adviser

The January 2020 issue marks the 50th anniversary of The Tax Adviser, which was first published in January 1970. Over the coming year, we will be looking back at early issues of the magazine, highlighting interesting tidbits.

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

2019 tax software survey

This annual survey shows how CPAs rate the tax preparation software they used during last tax season and how it handled the recent tax law changes.