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  • How spouse-owned businesses can reduce self-employment taxes

    September 2018
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: Spouses who own profitable, unincorporated businesses often find the high self-employment (SE) tax bills burdensome. Fortunately, there may be ways to ease that burden. This article suggests two ways that spouse-owners can lower their tax bills.

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  • Signs of tenant distress — and what to do about it

    May / June 2017
    Newsletter: Real Estate Advisor

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: The economy may be on the upswing, but many businesses are still struggling. That puts landlords at risk of tenants filing for bankruptcy, leaving them in the lurch for past and future rents due. This article discusses how to recognize hints of financial distress, which may help landlords minimize losses from tenant bankruptcies.

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  • Donating appreciated stock offers tax advantages

    November 2016
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: One form of charitable giving some taxpayers may not be aware of is donating appreciated stock. It can enable someone to do good while garnering some tax advantages over a cash donation. This article explains the benefits, rules and limits.

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  • Taxing breach of contract settlement proceeds

    November / December 2012
    Newsletter: Advocate's Edge / Litigation Support

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: Attorneys need to understand how settlement proceeds are taxed, because taxability can have a significant impact on settlement negotiations. This article summarizes a recent IRS legal memorandum that provides some guidance on the taxability of settlement proceeds resulting from a breach of contract.

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  • Practice Notes – When it’s time to sell, you’ll know

    Summer 2011
    Newsletter: Rx for Practice Management / Practice Management Advisor

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: There’s an increasing trend of hospital ownership of physician practices. This article discusses the pros and cons of selling a practice, along with specific considerations a physician should take into account if a hospital expresses interest in his or her practice.

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  • Reasons mount for a conflict-of-interest policy

    Year End 2009
    Newsletter: Nonprofit Agendas

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: Questions on the new Form 990 are the latest reasons to have a conflict-of-interest policy in place. The new form, now in use for 2008 returns, directly asks if a tax-exempt nonprofit has a written conflict-of-interest policy. The IRS doesn’t require charities to adopt such a policy (or other policies). But lacking one could prompt the agency to take a closer look at an organization’s tax returns. Having a conflict-of-interest policy also is important for obtaining tax-exempt status. This article looks at specific issues a policy should address, while a short sidebar discusses the importance of putting it in writing.

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  • Market Niche Insider – Diagnostics for doctors – Physician practices can be lucrative, but risky

    March / April 2009
    Newsletter: Commercial Lending Report

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: Baby boomers are wealthier, more health conscious and living longer than previous generations, and younger generations routinely seek preventive care. The demand for medical services, then, is rising. But several factors threaten this prestigious niche — and compromise the abilities of your physician borrowers to repay debt.

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  • Break out of your fax funk with Internet-based service

    Winter 2009
    Newsletter: On-Site

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 483

    Abstract: No matter what a construction company’s purpose or specialty, just about every business in the industry has one thing in common: the fax machine. Bids, contracts, change orders and material invoices have long flowed in and out of those clunky, odd-sounding machines. But many contractors have begun to wonder whether there’s a better way. This article suggests that Internet-based fax service may well hold the answer.

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