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Stock Repurchases Are on the Rise — and so Is the Risk Involved

In recent years, stock repurchases have skyrocketed, partly driven by the cash flow generated by the Tax Cuts and Job Act (TCJA) and the availability of inexpensive debt capital. So-called “buybacks” have become a political hot button, and some lawmakers want to enhance the information companies…

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Can You Get a Grip on Unemployment Taxes?

Most manufacturers, distributors and retailers spend a considerable amount on salaries and bonuses, which means that federal and state unemployment insurance can represent a substantial cost of doing business. Fortunately, although there may be variations depending on the states where you have…

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The Time Has Come… MD&A Requirements May Soon Be Updated

In regards to management’s discussion and analysis (MD&A) of financial condition and results of operation, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) plans to issue a proposal that would “modernize and simplify disclosure rules” by April 2020. Here’s what we know so far.

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Jump on New or Expanded TCJA Tax Breaks

Benjamin Franklin once said, “Don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today.” From taking advantage of growth opportunities to claiming tax deductions, this timeless wisdom applies in many business scenarios.

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M&A Transactions: Avoid Surprises from the IRS

If you’re considering buying or selling a business — or you’re in the process of a merger or acquisition — it’s important that both parties report the transaction to the IRS in the same way. Otherwise, you may increase your chances of being audited. If a sale involves business assets (as opposed to…

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