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Virginia Department of Taxation Announces Tax Amnesty Program

Virginia Department of Taxation Announces Tax Amnesty Program

Virginia Department of Taxation Announces Tax Amnesty Program Available September 13, 2017 through November 14, 2017. On September 5, the Virginia Department of Taxation (“Department”) issued Public Document 17-156 (9/5/17), providing the final guidelines for the 2017 Tax Amnesty Program (“Amnesty”). This is the fourth tax amnesty program in Virgin...

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Estate Planning Strategies for Charitable Giving

Estate Planning Strategies for Charitable Giving

When considering a large charitable gift, individual donors have many options at their disposal. Charitable trusts, donor‑advised funds, and private family foundations are three commonly used charitable giving options. Below is a summary of each option, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each. 1. Donor‑advised funds – A donor‑advised fu...

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PRESS RELEASE: Frost & Associates, LLC Welcomes Two New Attorneys to Firm

PRESS RELEASE: Frost & Associates, LLC Welcomes Two New Attorneys to Firm

Frost & Associates, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of attorneys Robert Hamilton and Robert Owings to the firm. Between both attorneys, they bring extensive knowledge in the practice area of estate planning and administration, securities fraud and tax matters. Prior to joining the firm Robert Hamilton was the managing attorney of the L...

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The Ups and Downs of the Program for Voluntarily Reclassifying Your Workers

The Ups and Downs of the Program for Voluntarily Reclassifying Your Workers

Whether a worker is properly classified as an employee or as an independent contractor depends upon the facts and circumstances. Generally, the determination is made under common law tests considering the right to control and direct the individual performing services. However, in some factual situations, the determination of the proper worker class...

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A Guide to Trump’s Proposed Tax Plan

A Guide to Trump’s Proposed Tax Plan

Trump’s administration released their proposed tax plan with few details in a one page memo outlined with broad goals and few details. If passed, it could dramatically change the way Americans pay taxes and would be the biggest overhaul in the federal taxation system since 1986. The White House said one of the main goals […]

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