Section 179D Energy Efficient Tax Credits Increased Under The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

Synopsys: IRC Section 179D Energy Efficient Tax Credit Expansions   Section 179D Updates The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 substantially increases the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 179D energy-efficient commercial building deduction, which will benefit the architecture, engineering, … [Read more...]

Inflation Reduction Act of 2022: Tax Implications for Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT), EV Incentives and 1031 Exchanges

Inflation Reduction Act of 2022: An Overview   Article Summary   Aim of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) Carried interest treatment Changes to Section 179D Incentives and Qualifications Increases to the R&D Tax Credit 15% minimum tax on large corporations (AMT) 1% excise tax on stock … [Read more...]

PayPal, Venmo And Most Payment Apps To Report Payments of $600 Or More To IRS In 2022

Payment processing apps such as PayPal and Venmo will now be required to report transactions of $600 or more to the IRS in 2022.   Article Summary   Beginning Jan. 1, 2022, if you receive $600 or more payments for goods and services through a third-party payment network, such as PayPal, Venmo or … [Read more...]

Section 179 Tax Credit Calculator (and Deadline)

The Section 179 Credit can save SMBs a lot of money on equipment costs (the deduction is up to a robust $1,050,000). Passenger vehicles exceeding 6,000+ pounds GVW (gross vehicle weight) will usually qualify, but they are typically limited to a $25,000 deduction.   Article Summary   Section … [Read more...]

Women and Financial Advisors

Staying in control of your finances is one of the most important and difficult responsibilities for most adults. The results, then, when Forbes Insights and Northwestern Mutual surveyed a group of women regarding how their confidence correlates to their finances (for broker online, you can check it … [Read more...]

Make the Most Out of Your Tax Refund

A tax refund is not a bonus, but people often treat it that way. In reality, your tax refund is a reimbursement from the government for withholding too much of your income. The average federal tax refund this year will exceed $3,000. Before making a reservation at the nicest restaurant in town, … [Read more...]

Retirement Income Payment Plans – Choose Wisely

If you are getting ready to retire,  you may find yourself faced with the question of how you should receive income payments – in increments or all at once. Most people end up choosing steady payments, or "life annuity".  Having that steady income can make for less stress than taking a big lump … [Read more...]