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BP Blast

BP Blast e-newsletters are periodic, timely briefs on legislative, tax, and business topics germane to our client base.

Important Foreign Disclosures due June 30th (5/25/16)

New Nexus Standards for Sales Tax (4/8/16)

The "65-Day Rule"- Income Tax Relief for Complex Trusts and Estates (2/10/2015)

New Tangible Property Regulations for 2014 (11/5/2014)

Washington High Technology Incentives Expiration (06/26/2014)

Reporting of Foreign Bank & Financial Accounts (FBAR) Deadline June 30 (06/10/2014)

Obtaining Documentation for Payments to Foreign Persons (02/05/2014)

Fixed Asset Capitalization Under New Repair Regs (12/19/2013)

2013 W-2 Filing Requirements Resulting From the Affordable Care Act (11/20/2013)

WA Expands Tax Incentives (8/1/2013)

DOMA:The Tax Issues ( 7/25/2013)

Using the New I-9 Form (6/28/2013)

Reporting of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts-FBAR (5/16/2013)

65 Day Election for Estates and Complex Trusts (2/28/2013)

Tax Filing Update: Forms 1099 and Delayed Federal Income Tax Filing (1/17/2013)

American Taxpayer Relief Act (1/3/2012)

City of Kent Adopts Local Business and Occupation Tax(12/07/2012)

South Carolina Department of Revenue Experiences Security Breach (11/19/2012)

Estate Gifting Tax Opportunity: Act Now! (10/8/2012)

Seattle Paid Sick and Safe Leave Ordinance Takes Effect September 1, 2012 (8/30/2012)

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Largely Upheld by Supreme Court (7/1/2012)

Tax Credit Available for Hiring Unemployed Veterans (5/31/2012)

Generate Current Tax Savings from Cost Segregation Studies (5/16/2012)

Employee Tax Update:Bill Signed Extending Payroll Tax Cuts Through the End of 2012 (3/27/2012)

Do You Have Foreign Financial Assets? New Reporting Requirements for the 2011 Tax Year (3/1/2012)

IRS Announces a New Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (2/28/12)

Maximize Business Benefits of the HIRE Act (2/1/2012)

Trusts, Safe Harbors and "Reasonably Informed" (1/26/2012)

Should Your Company Consider Withdrawing From A State? (11/30/2011)

Deadline to File Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax, Federal Form 2290 is November 30, 2011(11/16/2011)

Congress Sends Repeal of 3% Government Contractor Withholding to President (11/18/2011)

Several States’ Unclaimed Property Reports Are Due November 1st (10/11/2011)

New Service Apportionment Reconciliation Requirements due October 31st (09/22/2011)

Re-Think Your IRA Conversion (8/30/2011)

IRS Publishes Final Regulations on 3% Government Withholding (7/29/2011)

FASB Relents on Disclosures for Estimated Withdrawal Liabilities for Multiemployer Plans (6/29/2011)

The IRS Changes the Tax Treatment of Domestic Partners in Washington, Nevada and California (5/31/2011)

Don’t Lose Your Washington State Tax Incentives! (3/28/2011)

Only One Month Left for Amnesty in Washington (3/17/2011)

Director Fees are Subject to Washington State Business and Occupation (B&O) Tax (3/10/2011)

When Your House Is Not Your Home (2/28/2011)

Minimizing Taxes (a.k.a. The Importance of Planning In Uncertain Times) (11/30/2010)

Carryover Basis - What You Need to Know (11/2/2010)

Small Business Jobs Act of 2010: Stimulus for Small Businesses (9/30/2010)

Are You Ready to Capitalize Your Operating Leases? (8/31/2010)

FASB Proposes Changes to Contract Revenue Recognition (8/12/2010)

Hiring Your Child Can Generate Tax Savings (7/15/2010)

Debate Continues: State Income Tax for Washington? (6/15/2010)

Colorado to Enforce Sales or Use Tax Reporting (4/30/2010)

Seize the R&D Tax Credit (4/23/2010)

New Washington State Tax Increases ( 4/14/2010)

Health Care Reform Act: Medicare Tax Increase (3/31/2010)

New Federal Tax Incentives for Businesses (3/26/2010)

DC Highlights (2/24/2010)

Oregon & California Tax Issues (2/17/2010)

No Federal Estate or Generation-Skipping Transfer Taxes For Now (2/11/2010)


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