ACA, DOMA & Bitcoin Tax Guidance

IRS Provides Guidance for Clients Affected by Defense of Marriage Act
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ACA Medicare Tax Guidance

By: Robert Brant, CPA and Kenneth J. Burstiner, CPA | In March 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into law. Its provisions included the establishment of a 0.9% Additional Medicare Tax (code Sec. 3101(b)(2)) and a 3.8% Medicare tax on Net Investment Income (Code Sec. 1411). The additional Medicare...

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Bitcoin Tax Checklist

By: Jason M. Tyra, CPA | Last year was very kind to Bitcoin. So kind, in fact, that for the first time, many previously casual Bitcoiners are finding themselves with substantial and unexpected gains to declare to the IRS. The good news is that taxpayers with Bitcoin activity to report are generally subject to the same rules and should enjoy...

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IRS Provides Guidance for Clients Affected by Defense of Marriage Act

By: E. Martin Davidoff, CPA, Esq. | In July, I wrote about how the United States Supreme Court found Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) to be unconstitutional failing to recognize state-authorized same sex marriages. This article addresses a series of questions I had raised, set forth below, that have now been addressed by the...

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New Guidance Provided for Preparing Financial Statement Engagement Letters

By: T. Steel Rose, CPA | Early implementation is permitted for the proposed SSARS covering Preparation of Financial Statements. If accepted they would be effective for the preparation of financial statements for periods ending on or after December 15, 2015. This illus­trative engagement letter (Ref: par. A11) for an engagement to prepare...

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