http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/feed en CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 3 of 3 http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-3-3 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">Continuing with S Corp stock, we move to the advanced planning aspects.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-3-3" title="Read the rest of CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 3 of 3." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bryan-k-clontz-cfp-clu-chfc-cap-aep">Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP</a></li> </ul></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-3-3#comments General Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:24:23 +0000 randy a. fox 1017268 at http://cmu.pgdc.com Almanac: Why is Charitable Activity Tax-Protected? (Think Freedom, Not Finances) http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-why-charitable-activity-tax-protected-think-freedom-not-finances <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">A very timely section of the Almanac begins the discussion of why charitable tools are tax favored, and it's not what you think.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/almanac-why-charitable-activity-tax-protected-think-freedom-not-finances" title="Read the rest of Almanac: Why is Charitable Activity Tax-Protected? (Think Freedom, Not Finances)." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-why-charitable-activity-tax-protected-think-freedom-not-finances#comments General Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:47:48 +0000 randy a. fox 1017266 at http://cmu.pgdc.com New Section 199A - Planners, Sharpen Your Pencil http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/new-section-199a-planners-sharpen-your-pencil <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">New code section 199A is confusing and complex and offers many planning opportunities once it is understood. Dennis Walsh helps clarify with great insight into some of the many considerations we face.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/new-section-199a-planners-sharpen-your-pencil" title="Read the rest of New Section 199A - Planners, Sharpen Your Pencil." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/dennis-walsh-cpa">Dennis Walsh, CPA</a></li> </ul></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/new-section-199a-planners-sharpen-your-pencil#comments Income Tax Regulations Dennis Walsh, CPA Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:26:19 +0000 randy a. fox 1017231 at http://cmu.pgdc.com Almanac: Who Gives Most to Charity http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-who-gives-most-charity <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">This section of the Almanac explores "who" gives in America. The profile of the American giver will surprise you. Or maybe not.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/almanac-who-gives-most-charity" title="Read the rest of Almanac: Who Gives Most to Charity." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-who-gives-most-charity#comments General Thu, 08 Feb 2018 11:34:29 +0000 randy a. fox 1017209 at http://cmu.pgdc.com CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 2 of 3 http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-2-3 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">We continue our deep look at the challenge of gifts S Corporations.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-2-3" title="Read the rest of CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 2 of 3." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bryan-k-clontz-cfp-clu-chfc-cap-aep">Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP</a></li> </ul></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-2-3#comments General Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:39:11 +0000 randy a. fox 1017192 at http://cmu.pgdc.com IRS and Other News from Around the Web http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/irs-and-other-news-around-web-82 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">This week from around the web we find out more about the tax law but also learn that giving "makes you more attractive". Forget "Match" be generous.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/irs-and-other-news-around-web-82" title="Read the rest of IRS and Other News from Around the Web." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/irs-and-other-news-around-web-82#comments General Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:08:12 +0000 randy a. fox 1017032 at http://cmu.pgdc.com CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 1 of 3 http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-1-3 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">We begin a deep dive into charitable gifts of S Corporations, a complex but important asset and subject.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-1-3" title="Read the rest of CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 1 of 3." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bryan-k-clontz-cfp-clu-chfc-cap-aep">Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP</a></li> </ul></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-1-3#comments General Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:39:16 +0000 randy a. fox 1017134 at http://cmu.pgdc.com 1031 and Done | The Collector's Curse http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/1031-and-done-collectors-curse <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">One little discussed change in the new tax law are the broad changes to code section 1031. The provision that allows like kind exchanges for similar types of property has been amended to eliminate exchanges for anything other than real property. This will present many opportunities for the giving of tangible and intangible personal property for those that become familiar with the new rules.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/1031-and-done-collectors-curse" title="Read the rest of 1031 and Done | The Collector&#039;s Curse." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/two-hawks-consulting">Two Hawks Consulting, LLC</a></li> </ul></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/1031-and-done-collectors-curse#comments Intangible Personal Property Tangible Personal Property Regulations Two Hawks Consulting, LLC Wed, 31 Jan 2018 13:58:03 +0000 randy a. fox 1017133 at http://cmu.pgdc.com Six ways the world of giving could change in 2018 http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/six-ways-world-giving-could-change-2018 <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">What does the change in the tax law mean for giving? Author Bruce DeBoskey explores giving trends that could become more popular under the new law.</span> <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/six-ways-world-giving-could-change-2018" title="Read the rest of Six ways the world of giving could change in 2018." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fewer taxpayers itemizing deductions means reduction in donations </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bruce-deboskey">Bruce DeBoskey, Philanthropic Strategist</a></li> </ul></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/six-ways-world-giving-could-change-2018#comments Bruce DeBoskey, Philanthropic Strategist Wed, 31 Jan 2018 13:50:01 +0000 randy a. fox 1017132 at http://cmu.pgdc.com 7520 Rate for February Up at 2.8% http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/7520-rate-february-28 <!--paging_filter--><p>For purposes of determining the present value of an annuity, an interest for life or a term of years, or a remainder or a reversionary interest, the applicable federal rate under section 7520 for February 2018 is 2.8%; up from January. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/7520-rate-february-28" title="Read the rest of 7520 Rate for February Up at 2.8%." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://cmu.pgdc.com/pgdc/7520-rate-february-28#comments Revenue Rulings Wed, 24 Jan 2018 11:49:04 +0000 melody.griffin 1017033 at http://cmu.pgdc.com