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Changes to Donor Disclosures for Exempt Organizations

On May 28, the Treasury and the IRS released final regulations (T.D. 9898) updating information reporting regulations under section 6033 that are generally applicable to organizations exempt from tax under section 501(a).

2020-06-16T13:03:47-04:00June 16, 2020|Categories: Not-for-Profit|Tags: , |

NOL Changes Give Some an Immediate Source of Cash Flow

Within the multi-billion-dollar CARES Act legislation, there are numerous other provisions aimed at supporting different aspects of the economy, in addition to the well-known Paycheck Protection Program.

2020-06-11T10:52:40-04:00June 11, 2020|Categories: PBMares COVID-19 Insights, Tax: Business|Tags: , |

How Can Plan Sponsors Help Participants During the COVID-19 Crisis?

Unless you own or operate a financial services company, giving out financial advice is probably way outside the scope of your usual responsibilities. 

2020-06-03T15:34:11-04:00June 3, 2020|Categories: PBMares COVID-19 Insights, Retirement, Wealth Management|Tags: |

Section 179D Tax Deduction Extended for Commercial Building Owners and Designers

Energy-efficient building design has been gaining more traction in recent years. When sourcing renewable materials or designing for sustainability, there are more ways than ever for building owners and designers to save money on taxes and offset construction costs.

Maximizing Cash Flow for Contractors in a COVID-19 Environment

Construction is considered to be an essential industry in many states, but as the impact from the coronavirus deepens, the industry’s ability to weather this storm continues to be threatened.

Coronavirus FAQs for Tax-exempt Clubs

The good news at this point in the coronavirus news cycle is that we’re becoming accustomed to rapid change and a new normal of business operations, or lack thereof. As the saying goes, the devil is in the details.

2020-06-01T14:45:34-04:00June 1, 2020|Categories: Hospitality, PBMares COVID-19 Insights, Private Clubs|Tags: , |

New Student Loan Rules Provide Great Benefits for Businesses and Individuals

The federal government has provided new tax savings opportunities for student loans in the CARES Act and the SECURE Act, both of which can help reduce the overall cost of paying down student loans.

2020-06-09T08:34:17-04:00May 29, 2020|Categories: PBMares COVID-19 Insights, Tax: Individual|Tags: |