The President’s 2016 Budget, which was released on February 2nd, focuses on a strategy to strengthen the middle class and help working families. A mixture of old and new provisions, it estimates that it achieves about $1.8 trillion in deficit reduction, primarily from reforms to health programs, the tax Code and immigration. Earlier this week, Checkpoint released a special report titled, President’s Fiscal Year 2016 Budget. Our special report discusses the individual and business tax provisions in the President’s Fiscal Year 2016 Budget in detail.
We recently released a list of popular New Year’s resolutions and their associated sales tax across the country. The list shows that more states are now taxing previously exempt services. Michigan, Maryland, Massachusetts, California, Nevada, Rhode Island and South Carolina top the list of the most tax-friendly states for New Year’s resolutions, as they don’t levy any sales tax on groceries, e-books or gym memberships.
The above map further outlines the breakdown for taxes on these popular resolutions in each state. You can see the full list here and some highlights below: (more…)
In the 21st Century global economy, technology plays a major role in driving efficiencies and managing business. As it continues to evolve, so does the role and functionality of professionals everywhere. Taxologists of Tomorrow is a unique program that leverages technology to provide students with an educationally enriching career exploration experience. Students will learn how technology removes workplace boundaries and allows businesses to compete and expand quickly and efficiently. At the end of the experience, students will be armed with practical information and skills to make informed career choices and create a vision for their future.
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Taxologists are on the rise! The “Meet the Taxologist” series provides an inside look into how your tax peers have taken the next step with Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE. Watch this and other “Meet the Taxologist” videos to hear their insight on what it means to be a Taxologist – and how you can become one, too.
A new type of tax professional is emerging called Taxologists. Empowered by Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE, Taxologists improve data quality, automation, and efficiency. This 1-minute video answers the question, “what is a Taxologist?”