Tax & Accounting Blog

Congress Passes PATH Act

Congress Passes PATH Act

On December 18th, President Obama signed into law the eponymous Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH). PATH extends several taxpayer-friendly provisions, makes some credits permanent, and delays some less ‘jolly’ provisions (while enacting some Scrooge-ish provisions of its own). This is a relatively large bill affecting many tax provisions; however several key changes … Read More

2016 Personal Property Changes

2016 Personal Property Changes

Lori Nusbaum, from the ONESOURCE Property Tax Research and Content team, held a  complimentary webinar titled “Discover What’s New in Michigan – 2016 Personal Property Changes” for all ONESOURCE Property Tax customers. Over 130 attendees were provided with important 2016 information about: the new state ESA tax, new & obsolete forms, important reminders, Form 5278 … Read More

Put Your Email Marketing Strategy Into Action

Put Your Email Marketing Strategy Into Action

Put your email marketing strategy into action with these 14 tangible examples of compelling content you should include on your editorial calendar. 1. Numbered Lists Develop a series of informative, interesting, relevant and entertaining facts (“10 Things You Need to Know…”) Prospects are often drawn in by the easily-perused format that a numbered list offers. Offer a witty slant … Read More

UK HMRC Publishes Draft Regulations to Make Patent Box Regime OECD Compliant

UK HMRC Publishes Draft Regulations to Make Patent Box Regime OECD Compliant

On December 9, 2015, the UK HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) published a Policy Paper, Draft Finance Bill 2016, Clause 31, and Draft Finance Bill 2016, Clause 32, supporting changes to the UK patent box regime to comply with the OECD international framework for intellectual property and preferential tax regimes. These proposals … Read More

FTA in Latin America: The Door is Open

FTA in Latin America: The Door is Open

Blog, Global Trade December 17, 2015

Globalization has progressed the realization of multiple trade agreements worldwide in the last 15 years. Commonly, it is considered that these are bilateral treaties between countries, but may also include supranational trade unions, similar to what we are seeing with the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement. Currently, Free Trade Agreements are multiplying all over the world … Read More