Posted Jul 25 2016 4:00 AM by
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has issued a press release announcing the launch of its “Business Incentives” Webpage. The Department describes the web page as “a one-stop shop where new and existing business owners can learn about valuable tax credits that may be available to them.”
Posted Jun 27 2016 4:00 AM by
Rosanne Ammirati and Brian Schmidt, partners at Katz, Sapper & Miller (KSM), participated in panel discussions about the state of the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) industry at Faegre Baker Daniels’ 2016 M&A Conference. Following the conference, Ammirati and Schmidt sat down to discuss key takeaways, their perspectives on the state of M&A and how they anticipate the market changing as the year progresses.
Posted Jun 10 2016 4:00 AM by
Like Everett McGill from O Brother, Where Art Thou, those in tax credit partnerships for projects that rehabilitate historic buildings want to be perceived as “bona fide.” In the wild west of tax credit syndication (pre-2012), partners did not worry about this Latin term.
Posted May 27 2016 4:14 PM by
Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Brian Schmidt and Rosanne Ammirati will serve as panelists at Faegre Baker Daniels' 2016 M&A Conference. Taking place June 9 at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis, the conference provides dealmakers the opportunity to learn about the latest industry trends, discuss complex mergers and acquisitions (M&A) topics and network with others in the local M&A community.
Posted May 24 2016 2:09 PM by
Starting in 2016, Indiana adopted a small business personal property tax exemption. This exemption exempts personal property for businesses that have less than $20,000 of taxable acquisition cost in a county. Prior to the 2016 legislative session, business owners had to complete an affidavit stating they had less than $20,000 in acquisition cost, sign and notarize the form.
Posted Apr 5 2016 6:04 PM by
Katz, Sapper & Miller released its annual 2016 Indiana Legislative Update, which summarizes tax and economic development legislative changes that occurred in this year's Indiana General Assembly.
Posted Mar 30 2016 4:00 AM by
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.
Posted Mar 23 2016 4:00 AM by
New York Denies Refund for Erroneously Paid Sales Tax - An automobile dealership was not entitled to a refund for sales tax collected on extended warranties sold in Connecticut that was erroneously remitted to New York state. The taxpayer subsequently paid sales tax to the state of Connecticut on the same sales, at a rate of approximately 6%.
Posted Feb 16 2016 5:00 AM by
The 2016 Indiana legislative session is well underway. It is a short session and not a budget year, so we do not expect many significant tax changes as a result of the session. Currently, however, there is proposed sales tax legislation that would impact real property construction contractors.
Posted Feb 10 2016 12:00 PM by
As we enter another tax filing season, KSM’s Tax Services Group wanted to remind everyone of at least two tax scams that you may encounter: phone scams and phishing.