IRA to Waive Estimated Tax Penalties for Individuals Following TCJA 
 
The IRS is waiving the estimated tax penalty for many taxpayers whose 2018 federal income tax withholding and estimated tax payments fell short of their total tax liability for the year.

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Final Regulations Governing the New Partnership Audit Regime Issued
   
Effective for tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2018, a new audit regime for examining partnership tax returns and collecting any related tax will apply, replacing the old process known generally as the TEFRA rules.   Click here for more information.
 
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ext 1358.

Despite Shutdown, IRS Will Process Returns and Issue Refunds


The IRS confirmed that the tax filing season will begin January 28, 2019, despite the current federal government shutdown.  Click here for more information. 

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ext 1358.
Tax Reform's Impact on Business and Professional Service Firms
   
Since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 was passed, many businesses have begun to analyze the new law to determine how it may impact their businesses, their partners and their shareholders. In addition to the broader questions related to choice of entity, businesses must also consider how key changes to the tax code affect their businesses, partners and employees.   Click here for more information.

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