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Dec

20

2022

IRS Announces 2023 Cost of Living Adjustments

The IRS recently issued its 2023 cost-of-living adjustments for more than 60 federal tax provisions. With inflation up significantly this year, many amounts increased considerably over the 2022 amounts. As you implement 2022 year-end tax planning strategies, be sure to take these 2023 adjustments into account. Download PDF > Individual Income Taxes Tax-bracket thresholds increase […]


Dec

09

2022

Proposed Regulations for Inherited IRAs and the 10-Year Rule Bring Unexpected Clarification to Beneficiaries

Recently proposed regulations covered numerous topics, but one of the most noteworthy is an unexpected interpretation of the so-called “10-year rule” for inherited IRAs and other defined contribution plans. If finalized, these regulations could lead to larger tax bills for certain beneficiaries. Download PDF > Back in late 2019, the first significant legislation addressing retirement […]


Nov

29

2022

Multiple New Tax Incentives in the CHIPS and Inflation Reduction Acts

The Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors for America Act (CHIPS Act) provides generous federal tax incentives to increase domestic production of semiconductors, while the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) includes significant provisions related to climate change, providing federal energy related tax credits. Download PDF > Overview of the 2022 CHIPS Act The CHIPS Act combines […]


May

20

2022

HLB’s Global Annual Review Reveals 25% Network Growth in 2021

HLB International recently released its 2021 Global Annual Review, noting that the network experienced major growth in revenue, offices, and cross-border locations. Download PDF > HLB International, the global advisory and accounting network, recently released its 2021 Global Annual Review, Reaching New Heights. In addition to outlining the impressive growth experienced last year, the report […]


Feb

15

2022

2022 Federal Tax Calendar

To help ensure you don’t miss any important 2022 deadlines, we’ve provided this federal tax calendar summarizing when various tax-related forms, payments, and other actions are due. California and other states generally follow the federal filing deadlines, with certain exceptions. Please contact your Seiler tax advisor if you have questions about the deadlines or would […]


Jan

26

2022

Cost-of-Living Adjustments Impact 2022 Tax Planning Strategies

The IRS recently issued its 2022 cost-of-living adjustments for more than 60 federal tax provisions. With an increase in inflation, statutory tax provisions that are indexed to the national cost-of-living have increased over 2021 amounts. As you consider 2022 tax planning strategies, be sure to take the new 2022 cost-of-living adjustments into account. Download PDF […]


Oct

29

2021

HLB International Releases 2021 Cybersecurity Report

HLB International recently released an in-depth report assessing the landscape of cyber risk amid the rise of remote and hybrid work. Download PDF > HLB International, the global advisory and accounting network, recently published a report entitled, “Threat or Opportunity: Assessing the Cyber-Risk Landscape in the Age of Hybrid Work.” The report surveyed 136 IT professionals […]


Aug

31

2021

New California SALT Cap Workaround Signed into Law

Governor Gavin Newsom signed A.B. 150 on July 16, 2021, establishing a federal tax cap workaround for individual deductions allowed for state and local taxes (SALT). The option provided by A.B. 150 is available to qualifying S corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies. Download PDF > SALT Cap Workaround Explained A.B. 150 offers a workaround […]


Jul

20

2021

Make the Most of the Employee Retention Credit

The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) was created in March 2020 under the CARES Act to encourage employers to keep their workforces intact during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, both the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) and the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) have extended opportunities to use the ERC and expanded eligibility for it. But questions […]


Apr

07

2021

2021 Federal Tax Calendar

To help ensure you don’t miss any important 2021 deadlines, we’ve provided this summary of when various federal tax-related forms, payments, and other actions are due. Let us know if you have questions about the deadlines or would like assistance in meeting them. You may also wish to view our Pocket Tax Guides, which are […]


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