Proposed tax changes fuel corporate bond deals

  • Some of the world’s biggest companies are readying their balance sheets for tax-law overhauls.
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  • Profs. Miller and Bahnson analyzed a quartet of futile pursuits, from political interference with standard-setting to convergence.
  • Tax Fraud: Bizman bilks millions in payroll taxes.
  • Inflating and stealing refunds, three sentenced for faking Scheduled C figures.
  • KPMG named new Americas chair.
  • U.S. deputy chairman and COO P. Scott Ozanus heads the region and joined the global board.

KPMG named new Americas chair

U.S. deputy chairman and COO P. Scott Ozanus heads the region and joined the global board

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Applicants sought for IRS electronic tax committee

The IRS sought nominees for its Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee.

The Financial Accounting Standards Board released an update to improve the financial reporting on pensions and other post-retirement benefits.
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IRS simplifies closing examinations of estate tax returns.

Nina Olson wants the Internal Revenue Service to take more of a “taxpayer-centric” approach and for Congress to focus on tax simplification in its tax reform efforts.

Taxpayer Advocate urges IRS to revamp its Future State plan

Estate Tax Closing Letter

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Legislation to expand tax credits introduced.

Members of the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee have introduced bills to enhance the Earned Income Tax Credit, the American Opportunity Tax Credit and the Child Tax Credit.

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