Tag Archives: tax reform

IRS, Treasury Issue Guidance on Opportunity Zones

The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today issued proposed guidance on the Opportunity Zones tax incentive. The incentive — which was part of the new tax reform law —  aims to drive long-term equity capital to distressed communities by providing tax benefits on investments in qualified projects, or “Opportunity Funds.” Treasury has certified 8,761 communities in the U.S., ...

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Treasury Submits Proposed Pass-Through Regulations to OMB

The Treasury Department on Monday submitted to the Office of Management and Budget the first group of proposed regulations related to a provision of the tax reform bill that established a 20 percent deduction for pass-through entities, including Subchapter S corporations.

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IRS Clarifies Deductibility of Trustee Fees from Trust Income

In a recent notice, the Internal Revenue Service released guidance clarifying that trustee and executor fees may continue to be deducted from a trust or estate’s income after the new tax reform law suspended the deduction of miscellaneous itemized deductions for by individual, trust and estate taxpayers.

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