Tax Topics

From time to time we will post tax topics here for our clients related to accountancy, changes in tax law, links to IRS forms and other sites, etc.


Updated: January 6, 2017

Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)


Updated: January 6, 2017

Barter Income


Posted: January 6, 2017

Cancelled Debt Income


Updated: January 6, 2017

Charitable Contributions (you must have a receipt!)


Updated: January 6, 2017

Education Benefits


Updated: January 6, 2017

Electronic Filing (efiling)


Updated: January 6, 2017

Estate tax


Updated: January 6, 2017

Estimated Tax Payments


Updated: January 6, 2017

Extension - Extra Time to File Your Tax Return


Updated: January 6, 2017

Foreign account reporting (FBAR, due April 15 each year, automatic 6-month extension to October 15)


Updated: January 6, 2017

Health Care, "Minimum Essential Coverage"


Updated: January 6, 2017

Household Employees


Updated: January 6, 2017

Identity Theft


Updated: January 6, 2017

IRS Notices


Updated: January 6, 2017

IRA Contributions


Updated: January 6, 2017

IRS Privacy Requirements and Disclosure page


Updated: January 6, 2017

Itemized Deductions and Exemptions Phase outs Are Back


Updated: January 6, 2017

Medical Expenses


Updated: January 6, 2017

Medicare Additional Tax, 0.9%


Updated: January 6, 2017

Mileage Rates


Updated: January 6, 2017

Net Investment Income Tax, 3.8%


Updated: January 6, 2017

Residential Energy Credits


Updated: January 6, 2017

ROTH IRA Conversion (Traditional to Roth)


Updated: January 6, 2017

Sales Tax Deduction


Updated: January 6, 2017

Substantiation Requirements - Receipts and Mileage logs


Updated: January 6, 2017

SUV Deduction, $25,000 limit