"A World of Tax Help In One Click"

Ask Tax Question
New LLC, Qualified Joint Venture With One Spouse On A Green Card. Tax Implications? Also, LLC Has An EIN, Does That Require A 1065?
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Tax Wizard

Several issues here. First, as a qualified joint venture formed as an LLC, they cannot file two schedule C's. The must file a 1065 or elect S corp status. I don't know enough about the organization to advise you...   Read More
I Am A Greencard Holder Living In Nyc Divorcing A Greencard Holder Also In Nyc; I Need To Know My Tax Consequence For A Large Sum Of Money.
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Tax Wizard

Basically, no. If the money was placed directly into a trust or a corporation, it would still be subject to tax and the rate would probably exceed your personal rate. Depending on the source of the money, you may...   Read More
New Client - Retired - Wife Passed Away In 2014. Closed Out Many Pensions And IRAs To Cover Medical Expenses, Yet Owes IRS $18,000.
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Tax Wizard

Social security benefits are taxable on a sliding scale, depending on the modified adjusted gross income of the couple. The amount of SS that is taxable can be zero, 50 or 85%. Since their MAGI exceeded $44,000...   Read More
My Children Received An Inheritance From A Relative. They Received A 1041 Form Stating They Need To Pay Income Taxes On The Distribution.
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Tax Wizard

Unfortunately, they will have to pay taxes on the inheritance. Inherited IRA's and 401(k) accounts are subject to tax, as they are tax-deferred retirement accounts. The 529 plan does not give rise to a tax...   Read More
0 0 Form 1041
This Investor Lost His Down Payment In Rehab Project In Chicago, IL Due To Builder Fraud. Builder Filed For Bankruptcy And Hiding His Asse
User Photo Kathryn Morgan
Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

If the client was included in the bankruptcy as a debtor and the case was settled with your client getting nothing then it is a bad debt. If there is sme kind of criminal or civil case going on about bankruptcy...   Read More
Forgot To Check The Box On Line 61 About Healthcare - Should We File An Amended Return?
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Tax Wizard

Yes, if the box is not checked, they will assume you had no coverage and assess the fine for not having compliant health care coverage.   Read More
I Have A Malaysian Retirement Svgs Ac. In Late 2013, I Withdrew $180k And Transferred Some $90k To Pay For My Son's College Tuition.
User Photo Dean Marzullo
Tax Professional Level: Tax Enthusiast

Who Must File an FBAR United States persons are required to file an FBAR if: the United States person had a financial interest in or signature authority over at least one financial account located outside of the...   Read More
I Am An American Living In The UK I Am Looking For An Accountant Who Will Be Able To Assist Me With Filing Tax
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Tax Wizard

I am familiar with tax issues involving Americans living abroad. You can contact me through my website   Read More
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Tax Wizard

If the house was your primary residence that you owned and lived in for 24 of the previous 60 months, you may qualify for an exclusion of the cancelled debt. Also, if you are insolvent at the time of the debt...   Read More
0 0 1099c

Meet Leading Tax Advisors

User Photo Kathryn Morgan

Bossier City, Louisiana, USA

Enrolled Agent, Master Tax Advisor

User Photo Peter J. Scalise

New York, New York, USA

Federal Tax Credits & Incentives Practice Leader

User Photo John Stancil

Lakeland , Florida, USA


User Photo Steven Potts

Fullerton, California, USA


User Photo John Dundon, II EA

Denver, Colorado, USA


User Photo Devon McCarthy FCCA, EA

Sanford, Florida, USA


User Photo Anthony Campisi

Sydney, Australia

Managing Director

User Photo Patrick O'Hara , EA

Salt Point, New York, USA

Owner / Enrolled Agent

User Photo Wray Rives CPA CGMA

Coppell, Texas, USA

Certified Public Accountant

User Photo Gary Carter, PhD, MT, CPA

Edina, Minnesota, USA


User Photo Michael Fleming

Dallas, Texas, USA

Director of Partner Relations

User Photo Robert Ferguson

Tucson, Mesa, Arizona, USA


User Photo Christopher Royer

Ponte Vedra, Florida, USA


User Photo Bill Robinson, CPA

Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA


User Photo Michael Atlas, CPA, CA

Toronto, Canada


View/Select our Current List of Tax Topics

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Previous PageNext Page

Log into Tax Connections

Not a member?    Register Now For a Free Account
I've forgotten my password
Contact Us Today