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June Tax Newsletter

California Legal ChangesJune Tax Newsletter
June 25, 2018

Changes to Independent Contractor Determination

By: Josh Siegel, Senior Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions & Grace Shirvani, Senior Associate, Mergers & Acquisitions On April 30, 2018, the California Supreme Court’s ruling in the appeal of Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. The…
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June Tax NewsletterTax Reform Planning
June 25, 2018

Hidden Gem in the New Tax Law

By: Michael Jakimzak, Senior Tax Manager One very beneficial piece of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act legislation, the Federal Opportunity Zone Program, has flown under the radar.  This new program was designed to incentivize…
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Business Tax PlanningJune Tax Newsletter
June 25, 2018

Tax Reform Changes to Depreciation

By: Tom Ohlgren, Senior Tax Manager The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”) provides several benefits when your company buys new assets in 2018, and also contains some benefits for your 2017 tax return as…
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June Tax NewsletterState & Local Taxes
June 25, 2018

US Supreme Court Reverses Long Standing Physical Presence Requirement for Online Retailers

By: Mike Goral, Partner, SALT Services Summary In a landmark decision, on June 21, 2018 the US Supreme Court ruled that online retailers will no longer be required to have a physical presence in a…
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Corporate TaxJune Tax Newsletter
June 25, 2018

Tax Treatment of Paid-in-Kind (“PIK”) Interest

By Shawn Kato, Principal, Tax Services Payment-in-kind loans allow businesses to borrow money without having to come up with the cash to service the debt.  The interest accrued on these loans is Paid-In-Kind ("PIK") and…
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InternationalJune Tax Newsletter
June 25, 2018

IRS Ending Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program for Persons with Foreign Financial Accounts

By: Michael Fejes, Manager, International Tax Services On March 13, 2018, the IRS announced that it will be ending the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (“OVDP”) effective September 28, 2018, for U.S. Persons (U.S. citizens and…
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