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Tax Reform: Major Changes to Meal and Entertainment Expenses

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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) largely eliminates the deduction for entertainment expenses. While there are a few unanswered questions (specifically how this provision affects meals), its effect is immediate. As a result, businesses should incorporate this change without delay.
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What Businesses Should Know About New Tax Law

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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) will have a profound impact on business owners, investors, and professionals alike. Defining the impact is another issue altogether.
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Tax Reform Is Here: Key Provisions Explained

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In the most sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax code in more than three decades, the tax reform bill has now been passed by both houses of Congress and was signed into law by President Trump this afternoon. These significant changes will require businesses and individuals to reassess their long-term tax strategies beginning with the 2018 tax year as well as consider immediate year-end tax planning strategies for the few remaining days of 2017.
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Tax Planning Pitfalls for Developers in Public-Private Partnerships

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Public-private partnerships (P3) are a hot topic in real estate development. With many real estate developers and construction companies often experiencing a lack of liquidity, these cooperative agreements between government and private entities allow the building of many projects that would not happen otherwise.
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