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If You File Separate Returns, You And Your Spouse Each Must Attach Your Form 8958 To Your Form 1040 If A Taxpayer Wants To Forego And...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

By not filing Form 8958 the IRS may adjust the incomes based on the way it is reported on the W-2, 1099's or other documents. It is simply an explanation of how the incomes are allocated under the state community...   Read More
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Can You Tell Me The State To Move My Business To With The Lowest Tax Rates?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

That's pretty much an unanswerable question. In looking at business tax rates, you must first consider the legal form of your business - sole proprietor, S corporation, C corporation, or LLC. Then you need to...   Read More
If I Am Reporting A Net Capital Loss (the Max Of $3000) On My Federal 1040, But That Number Includes A Capital Gain Of +$8051 That Was...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Yes, if you realize a capital gain in a state in which you do not reside, the gain is normally taxable in that state. Your home state will probably grant a credit for taxes paid to NC, assuming you live in a state...   Read More
Would Like To Amend 2015 Tax Return By Lowering Spouse (general Partner) SE Amount From Passive Rental Income And Adding That Amount To...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Anytime an amended return is filed, there is the possibility of an audit. Amended returns are not processed by computer but are examined by hand. The IRS agent is not limited to reviewing the changes, so he/she may...   Read More
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Mother Deceased, Everything Transferred To Children Before Death, Nothing In Her Name, Any Tax To Be Paid?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Since she had no assets at death, there her estate should not have any tax liability. Depending on the amount of assets transferred to the children, and the timing of those gifts, there may be a gift tax issue....   Read More
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I'm The Treasurer For Our Local High School Chorus Booster Club - We Are Just Starting Our 501 C3 Process - Are We Eligible To File The...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Most likely you are eligible. The income threshold is the primary factor. The instructions to 1023Ez have a worksheet to determine your eligibility. The form must be completed online. The registration fee has...   Read More
IF A Shareholder Of A PFIC Did Not Receive Any Income During The Year From The PFIC And Is Not Reported Deemed Income , Does He Have To...
User Photo John Stancil
Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

The regulations regarding Filing of Form 8621 are rather complex, Without additional information, I could not give you a valid answer. However, this flowchart can guide you to determine if you need to file. http://...   Read More
How Do I Pay Taxes On Sale Of Deeded Co-owned Property?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Your mother didn't do you any favors by deeding the property to you. As such it is considered a gift, and your basis is a transferred basis from her. In this case the transferred basis is the fair market value as...   Read More
I Received A Letter From IRS Saying I Owe $41000 Plus. I Am Just Scraping By. What Can I Do To Get The Government Off My Back?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

You need to review the letter to see why they are assessing you the additional tax. Do not ignore it, ti will not go away. Very frequently, these notifications are sent out based on partial information that the IRS...   Read More
Can A Healthcare System, Acting As A Purchasing Agent, Purchase Tax Free On Behalf Of An Exempt Hospital?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

State laws on sales taxes vary greatly and no answer is likely to be correct for every state. However, there is one scenario which may apply. The purchasing agent is essentially a reseller. Most likely they can...   Read More

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