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What Is The Status On Capitol Hill In Connection To The Trade Preferences Extension Act Of 2015?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

On Monday, June 29th of 2015 President Obama signed into law H.R. 1295 entitled “The Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015” (hereinafter “TPEA”) which not only extended a trade deal between the U.S. and...   Read More
How To Determine Basis For Inherited Real-estate LP Share?
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Tax Professional Level: Tax Enthusiast

I would be happy to assist. Feel free to contact me at your earliest.   Read More
I Am An International Student And Have Stayed At The Same State In U.S. More Than One Year. Am I A Resident Of That State For Tax Purposes?
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Tax Professional Level: Tax Enthusiast

As an International student, please note that the residency definition for tax purpose is different from the immigration law purpose. Under I.R.C. § 7701(b), IRS defines nonresident alien as neither a citizen of...   Read More
Is There A Ready Made Domestic Taxes Application Package Which Can Be Used After Minimum Customization?
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Tax Professional Level: Tax Enthusiast

Turbo Tax is a good one. Also, various ones are available on IRS.GOV   Read More
What Are The Primary Differences Between A Cost Segregation Engagement And A Construction Tax Planning Engagement?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

There are many noteworthy differences between a Cost Segregation Engagement and a Construction Tax Planning Engagement. A Cost Segregation Engagement will methodically review property, plant and equipment and...   Read More
Can A Real Estate Investment Trust ("REIT") Benefit From A Cost Segregation Engagement?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Yes, a Real Estate Investment Trust (hereinafter "REIT") can potentially benefit from a cost segregation engagement. I would wholeheartedly recommend scoping the cost segregation opportunities on a property by...   Read More
Did The California Film Commission Recently Adopt New Regulations In Connection To The California Film & Television Tax Credit Program...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Yes, the California Film Commission has recently adopted new regulations effective on April 13, 2015 (i.e., Cal. Code Regs. §§ 5508, 5509, 5510, 5511, 5512, 5513, 5514, 5515, and 5516, Tit. 10) to implement the...   Read More
Do Most States Currently Offer Movie Production Tax Incentives?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Yes, most states currently offer Movie Production Incentives (hereinafter “MPIs”). MPIs are tax benefits offered on a state-by-state basis throughout the United States to entice, as applicable, in-state film...   Read More
What Is The Status On The Hill In Connection To "The Protect Medical Innovation Act Of 2015"?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

On Thursday, June 18th The House of Representatives passed H.R. 160 entitled “The Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015” (hereinafter “PMIA”) by a vote of 280 to 140 in an attempt to repeal the medical...   Read More
Can Someone Please Provide A Legislative Update From The Hill In Connection To H.R. 235 Entitled The “Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act...
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Yes, on June 9th of 2015 the House of Representatives passed H.R. 235 entitled the “Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act” (hereinafter “PITFA”) by voice vote permanently banning states from taxing internet...   Read More

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