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November292017
New Audit Rules for 2018 — Time to Revise Your Partnership Agreement

Marc Ausfresser, J.D., LL.M. and Jude Coard, CPA 11.29.2017 | Practice Made Perfect New partnership audit rules will become effective for tax years beginning after December 31, 2017. With this […]

September132016
Berdon Blogs Reach One-Year Milestone

Kayte Steinert-Threlkeld 09.13.2016 | eVisor Since launching three blogs in September 2015, Berdon LLP has published more than 150 blog posts on general tax issues, state and local tax issues, […]

March242016
The Tax Scamming Season is On – What to Watch For

While tax scammers are active throughout the year, they are at their most aggressive during tax season. To alert taxpayers to be vigilant, the IRS releases a list of the […]

March242016
Trade Act Includes Tax Provisions

Berdon Tax Team 03.24.2016 | eVisor The Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (Trade Act), signed in 2016 by President Obama, includes several tax-related provisions. The Trade Act […]

December282015
Court: CEO’s Compensation Must be Capitalized

Berdon Tax Team 12.28.2015 | eVisor The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently upheld a decision of the Tax Court regarding the capitalization of costs incurred by a real estate […]

December282015
Feds Gain Enhanced Ability to Collect Delinquent Taxes

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 12.28.2015 | eVisor As part of the highway funding bill, signed by President Obama on December 4, the IRS gets two more ways to go […]

December282015
Limited Financial Authority is No Protection from Liability

Saul Brenner, CPA, J.D., LL.M. 12.28.2015 | eVisor A federal court ruled in Waterhouse v. U.S. 1 that a shareholder with limited financial authority could still be liable for payroll […]

September282015
Connecticut Substantially Increases Probate Fees for Larger Estates

Marco Svagna, CPA 09.28.2015 | eVisor Under recent legislation, the large estates of Connecticut residents dying on or after January 1, 2015 are being hit with sizable increases in probate […]

August042015
Employers may be Penalized for Subsidizing Employee Medical Costs

Berdon Tax Team 08.04.2015 | eVisor Newly instituted rules1 could result in small employers being penalized for subsidizing employee medical costs. Obamacare exempts small employers- those with fewer than 50 […]