The new Presidential administration and Congress have created much speculation and anxiety about how tax reform will proceed and who will be most affected by the result. As Valued Business Advisors, we are dedicated to keeping you abreast of significant tax reform proposals and enacted legislation.
As we anticipate many public statements and rumors about the nature and direction of such reform, we have developed our tax reform resource center for you. The intent of this body of insights is not to comment on or share all such statements and speculations; Rather, we will focus on what we know and areas where planning opportunities may be available ahead of any legislation.
At this point, we don’t expect to see a first mark-up from the House Ways and Means Committee until sometime in March. In the meantime we would like to comment on the status of carried interest taxation and the recent moratorium on federal regulations.
Baker Tilly tax specialists will be monitoring tax reform legislation as it moves through the late stages of discussion and will provide you with further updates. In the interim, if you have questions regarding tax reform or any other tax matter we encourage you to reach out to your Baker Tilly tax specialist.
An accounting method change may reduce 2016 taxable income under current tax reform proposals. These potential savings are based on the assumption that any tax reform legislation is both enacted and effective in 2017 versus becoming effective in 2018.
“Carried interest,” is a tax benefit both the Trump and Clinton campaigns targeted for repeal. While the fate of carried interests is uncertain, early identification of exposure and planning may help to mitigate some effects if the benefit is eliminated.
Unpublished tax rules have been withdrawn in compliance with a new presidential memorandum. Read more on which tax regulations are impacted.
The Trump Administration’s proposed border tax could pose both advantages and disadvantages for companies. Baker Tilly’s Vadim Blikshteyn recently spoke to Insurance News Net about the potential effect of the tax on Texas organizations.
What does the Trump administration and Republican-controlled Congress mean for your fund’s tax planning?
Learn more about how your investors and investments may be affected by new administration’s tax proposals by listening in to this Baker Tilly podcast.
Specialists from our tax services practice speak to key proposals from the president-elect and the House including those on tax reform, repatriation and the Affordable Care Act.
Baker Tilly tax specialists at every professional level are prepared and ready to adapt to forthcoming tax reform.
What will the tax landscape look like in 2017 with Republicans taking control of the executive and legislative branches come January?
The information provided here is of a general nature and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any individual or entity. In specific circumstances, the services of a professional should be sought. Tax information, if any, contained in this communication was not intended or written to be used by any person for the purpose of avoiding penalties, nor should such information be construed as an opinion upon which any person may rely. The intended recipients of this communication and any attachments are not subject to any limitation on the disclosure of the tax treatment or tax structure of any transaction or matter that is the subject of this communication and any attachments.