Tax Alerts

179D is Extended

On February 9th, Congress passed a budget agreement that included a number of tax energy extenders, including the Energy-Efficient Commercial ... Read More

Chairman Brady Introduces the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Legislation to Overhaul America’s Tax Code for First Time in 31 Years Will Deliver More Jobs, Fairer Taxes, Bigger Paychecks ... Read More

New IRS Directive on Research Credit May Help Large Businesses

On September 11, 2017, the LB&I Division of the IRS issued a new directive that allows IRS examiners to accept ... Read More

Ways and Means Tax Proposal

By Dean Zerbe, alliantgroup National Managing Director As I’ve mentioned earlier, I don’t expect much to happen in tax this ... Read More

alliantgroup’s Dean Zerbe Testifies on Small Business Tax Reform

Dean Zerbe, National Managing Director of alliantgroup, recently testified before the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship on “Targeted ... Read More

New Research Credit Regulations Bring Clarity and Broader Application for Software

A happy day for the software industry with the Treasury Department issuing last week new regulations on when development of ... Read More

Committee On Ways and Means: SECTION-BY-SECTION SUMMARY OF H.R. 5771, THE “TAX INCREASE PREVENTION ACT OF 2014″

H.R. 5771 would extend, for one year (generally through the end of 2014), a number of tax relief provisions that ... Read More

Washington Update: A look at the road ahead

I haven’t sent an update on Congress and taxes in a while because . . . well, there hasn’t been ... Read More

Temporary Regs – ASC on Amended Returns

4830-01-p] DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service 26 CFR Part 1 [TD 9666] RIN 1545-BL79 Alternative Simplified Credit Election ... Read More

Everything We Wanted is in ExtendersTax Extenders – Oh Happy Day!

By Dean Zerbe, alliantgroup National Managing Director Today the Senate Finance Committee (where I was Senior Counsel and Tax Counsel ... Read More