Main Page

From TaxAlmanac, A Free Online Resource for Tax Professionals
Note: You are using this website at your own risk, subject to our Disclaimer and Website Use and Contribution Terms.

From TaxAlmanac

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 29: Line 29:
! <h2 style="margin:0;background-color:#B1D68B;font-size:120%;font-weight:bold;border:1px solid #7EBA41;text-align:left;color:#000;padding:0.2em 0.4em;">Featured article</h2>
! <h2 style="margin:0;background-color:#B1D68B;font-size:120%;font-weight:bold;border:1px solid #7EBA41;text-align:left;color:#000;padding:0.2em 0.4em;">Featured article</h2>
|-
|-
-
|style="color:#000"|{{TaxAlmanac:Featured article/December 17, 2010}}
+
|style="color:#000"|{{TaxAlmanac:Featured article/November 17, 2011}}
|}
|}
|class="MainPageBG" style="width:45%;border:1px solid #B1BCA1;background-color:#E3E7DD;vertical-align:top"|
|class="MainPageBG" style="width:45%;border:1px solid #B1BCA1;background-color:#E3E7DD;vertical-align:top"|

Revision as of 21:32, 17 November 2011

TaxAlmanac
The free online tax research resource and
community for tax professionals.

Overview · Quick Start Guide · A-Z Index · Explore · Help

Tax Research Library

Discussion Forums

Content by Category:

Featured article

3% Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act of 2011

3% Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act of 2011

On November 16, 2011, Congress passed the "3% Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act of 2011" (H.R. 674). President Obama signed the bill into law on November 21, 2011. The bill contains the following main measures:

  • Permanently repeal the 3 percent withholding provision on government contractors
  • Tax credits for businesses that hire veterans
  • $5,600 credit for hiring long-term unemployed veterans
  • $2,400 credit for hiring short-term unemployed veterans
  • Credits of up to $9,600 for hiring unemployed veterans with service-related disabilities
  • Simplify the certification process to make it easier for businesses to get the tax credit
  • Modifies the income definition for determining eligibility for exchange subsidies, Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program – conforming the definition of income in the health law to the standards used by other federal low-income programs such as food stamps and public housing


In the News

Current Tax and Accounting

  • Tax Extenders Legislation Advances in Senate Accounting Today
  • Simplified Option for Claiming Home Office Deduction Now Available; May Deduct up to $1,500; Saves 1.6 Million Hours A Year IRS
  • House Ways and Means Chairman Camp Releases Tax Reform Proposal Accounting Today
  • IRS Offers Health Care Tax Tips to Help Individuals Understand Tax Provisions in the Affordable Care Act IRS

Recent Discussions

Coming soon...

Did you know?

Innovation Award - TaxAlmanac was selected as a recipient of the Tax and Accounting Technology Innovation Award for its use of "Wiki" technology to provide a free interactive tax research portal for professionals and for allowing professionals to assist each other through collaboration.

The Innovation Awards are sponsored by The CPA Technology Advisor "as a means to recognize innovative developments in technologies that benefit the tax and accounting professions, as well as significant advancements in existing technologies."

Congratulations to TaxAlmanac and to the TaxAlmanac Community for making this happen!

Contact Us – Submit Feedback – TaxAlmanac Media Coverage – Community Feedback


Personal tools