Tax & Accounting Blog

Latvia Proposal to Combat VAT Fraud

Latvia Proposal to Combat VAT Fraud

A common theme of our blog space has been the ways various countries are tackling issues of VAT Collection and VAT fraud (see my colleague Anil Kuruvilla‘s posts on India and Puerto Rico, for example, or this piece on Fiji). With proposals contained in the 2016 budget to be voted on by … Read More

Required Minimum Distribution Calculations From Retirement Plans Now Available in 2015 UltraTax CS

Required Minimum Distribution Calculations From Retirement Plans Now Available in 2015 UltraTax CS

Beginning with 2015 UltraTax CS, you can calculate and print a Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) Worksheet for an IRA (including SEP and SIMPLE), 401(k), profit-sharing, 403(b), or other defined contribution plans. This new worksheet is a helpful retirement planning tool that you can offer your individual taxpayers. To calculate the projected 2016 required minimum distribution, … Read More

Ornaments, Nutcrackers, Christmas Traditions and Family

Ornaments, Nutcrackers, Christmas Traditions and Family

Blog December 7, 2015

Merry Christmas! Traditions are a great way to create camaraderie among co-workers, or build stronger bonds with family and friends. Some traditions have been handed down from generation to generation, while others are started by someone who wants to create new memories that will last a lifetime. On occasion, traditions are kick-started by a commercial … Read More