The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, signed into law on January 2, 2013, extended the American Opportunity Tax Credit through (and including) the 2017 tax year. The credit, which is an enhanced version of the Hope tax credit for tuition, allows taxpayers to claim a credit against federal income taxes for costs of tuition and other qualified educational expenses paid for the taxpayer, his or her spouse, or a dependent claimed on the tax return who is enrolled at an eligible educational institution.
FF&F News & Events
After a five-week break, Congress has returned to work with a full agenda. Proponents of comprehensive tax reform are hoping to build momentum for passage of a bill before year-end.
If you’re a current student, come find our table at the NYU Fall Job & Internship Fair on Thursday, September 12th between 11am and 3pm at the Kimmel Center for University Life, 60 Washington Square South.
As New York City member of The Alliott Group, our international alliance, we’re proud to share a new film featured on the UK’s The Daily Telegraph site that captures the Alliance’s culture, social ethics and insights through numerous interviews both from members and respective Regional Chairmen.
As an individual or business, it is your responsibility to be aware of and to meet your tax filing/reporting deadlines. This calendar summarizes important tax reporting and filing data for individuals, businesses and other taxpayers for the month of September 2013.
Even though the calendar still says summer, it’s not too early to be thinking about 2013 year-end tax planning. In fact, year-end tax planning has become around-the-year tax planning because of tax legislation (or the lack of tax legislation), new IRS rules and regulations and personal and business considerations.