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2016 Foreign Tax Issues - Part I

2016 Foreign Tax Issues - Part I

The following is a two-part series by regular Taxing Subjects contributor Ben Tallman, who provides insight into foreign tax issues. Part I describes Foreign Bank Account Reporting (FBAR) and FATCA in…

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Military Tax Strategies

Military Tax Strategies

As we watch the evening news, we see our fighting men and women of the Armed Forces in combat areas far from home.  The reports can fill us with a myriad of emotions, like patriotism, compassion,…

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2015 Year in Review

2015 Year in Review

Looking BackIt was an exciting year for everyone here at Taxing Subjects. We covered interesting and relevant tax industry updates, interviewed successful tax professionals, and provided resources to…

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Dangerous Liaisons

Dangerous Liaisons

It is the proper reporting of wages to a domestic employee. A domestic employee is someone that you employee to work in or around your home. This can include individuals who are gardeners, landscapers, housekeepers, maids, caregivers, and even your handyman. For our discussion, let’s limit this to caregivers.…

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