Section 199A Passthrough Guidance Expected in July, Kautter Says
The IRS expects to issue guidance on the Code Sec.
199A passthrough deduction in July, Acting IRS Commissioner
David Kautter has said. Kautter outlined the timeline of various
Focus Remains on Tax Reform
Congressional lawmakers on Capitol Hill continue to focus on tax
reform. Republicans and Democrats alike have been discussing the
effects of tax reform, albeit reaching different conclusions. ...
Mnuchin, Kautter Testify Before Senate Committee on Outdated IRS Technology
The IRS’s "Achilles’ heel" is using outdated software
originating from the 1960s, Acting IRS Commissioner David Kautter
told Senate lawmakers. Kautter and Treasury Secretary Stev...
Regs Clarified In Response to Suit Over ACA Emergency Services Rules
The Treasury Department and the IRS, along with the Department of
Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services, issued a
notice of clarification to more thoroughly explain their decision
IRS Outlines New Five-Year Strategic Plan
The IRS has issued a new five-year strategic plan to guide its
programs and operations and to help meet the changing needs of
taxpayers and members of the tax community. "Providing service
LB&I Rolls Out Additional Issue-Based Compliance Campaigns
The IRS Large Business and International (LB&I) Division has
identified and selected six additional compliance campaigns. The
IRS previously announced 13 campaigns on January 31, 2017, followed
by an ...
Life Insurance Transfer Transition Guidance Planned
The IRS intends to provide guidance on the new information
reporting obligations for certain life insurance contract
transactions under Code Sec. 6050Y. The proposed regulations
will provide guid...