Private Foundations: Self-Dealing

Posted on Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Private foundations are normally controlled and funded by a small group of individuals, even by related parties.  Because of this, private foundations must


Posted on Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) recognized DWD as a G400 member - one of the 500 largest CPA firms in the country.  The

NFL Drops Tax Exempt Status

Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2015

Following introduction of legislation to end the availability of tax-exempt status for professional sport leagues, the National Football League (NFL) central

2016 Filing Deadline Moves To April 18 For Many Individuals

Posted on Tuesday, June 23, 2015

The IRS has announced that the 2016 filing deadline will shift from April 15 to April 18 because of a holiday celebrated in the District of Columbia

IRS and Telephone Scams

Posted on Wednesday, June 17, 2015

The IRS has always been a target for scams.  Recently, the scams have been telephone calls to taxpayers.  The caller will claim to work for the IRS

Board Size and Terms

Posted on Wednesday, June 17, 2015

How many board members do you have on your board of directors?  How long can they serve? The State of Indiana requires nonprofit organizations to have at

What Is The Saver’s Credit?

Posted on Friday, June 12, 2015

Under Code Sec. 25B, a low-income taxpayer can claim a tax credit for a portion of the amounts contributed to an individual retirement account, 401(k) plan, or

Liability For The Nanny Tax

Posted on Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Employers of course have to pay employment taxes on the wages they pay to their employers. A nanny who takes care of a child is considered a household employee,

How The IRS Resolves Identity Theft Case

Posted on Wednesday, June 03, 2015

The IRS has responded to criticism from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration and the National Taxpayer Advocate, among others, that resolution

Not-for-Profit Financial Statement Exposure Draft

Posted on Wednesday, June 03, 2015

On April 22, 2015 the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued an Exposure Draft of the proposed Accounting Standards Update, Not-for-Profit Entities

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