Tax News Updates & Info Resources

  • Will California’s New Labor Law Change The Way Gig Workers Are Taxed?
  • The TCJA’s Cap On Mortgage Interest Deductions Tells Us That Taxes Matter, Up To A Point
  • How Should We Tax The Rich
  • Anybody Can Itemize Their Deductions. But Most Don’t Want To
  • Opportunity Zones May Someday Help Poor Communities. They Already Are A Tax Shelter For High-Income Investors
  • There’s No Such Thing As A Free Lunch. Or Sales Tax Holiday.
  • Forms and Follies: IRS Midcourse Corrections of Tax Forms
  • Multi-Trillion Dollar Fiscal and Monetary Gambles
  • Minnesota’s Struggles To Conform to the TCJA Made Its CPAs Happy. Taxpayers, Not So Much.
  • No, The US Is Not Overtaxed

  • 2018 NEW TAX LAW UPDATE: Tax Cuts & Jobs Act (“TCJA”)

    The Tax Adviser Article for Individuals
    Qualified Business Deduction explained

    Tax Cuts Jobs Act Update_Dec_13_2018

    TCJA_2018_MFJ_Example

    TCJA_2018_Single_Example

    Tax Related Links & Resources:

    Internal Revenue Service
    Minnesota Department of Revenue
    The Simple Dollar: A good web site with Tax Calculations, Forms and Info
    Tax Almanac
    Tax Policy Center
    Tax News & Commentary
    Government Accountability Office
    Research Revenue Rulings & Cases
    What Factors Determine Minnesota Residency ? (.pdf
    Minnesota 529 College Savings Plan – Online Setup & Management

    Resource Documents & Files; Financial & Estate Planning:

    Gift Tax & Estate Tax Issues & Planning
    Rule of 72 (pdf)
    Time Value of Money for Retirement (.pdf)
    “Good Interest” & 30-year vs 15-Year Mortgages (.pdf)
    Family Limited Partnerships – An Overview (pdf)
    Deferred Tax – IRC Sec 1031 Exchange (pdf)
    Common Law Marriage Questions – Minnesota (.pdf)

    Marriage Planning: Tax & Economics (pdf)
    The “Stealth Tax” – The Alternative Minimum Tax (.pdf)
    Depreciation Tables & Asset Class Life (pdf)

    1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges – Benefits & Procedures

    Network Investments & Real Estate Services

    Tax vs Cash Consequences on the Sale of Depreciated Investment Property that is Highly Debt Leveraged (Short Sales & Foreclosure).

    Cash vs Tax Consequences (Sale of Duplex & High Debt) (pdf)
    Cash vs Tax Consequences – Worksheets (Cash Shortfalls & Foreclosure) (pdf)