FF&F News & Events

Tax Update: Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady offered his second amendment to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on November 9, 2017, before the House committee voted to advance the tax reform bill. The amendment refines several provisions in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Also on November 9, Senate Republicans released their plan for overhauling the tax code, proposing a one-year delay in the cutting of the corporate tax rate, while maintaining popular tax breaks used by middle-class households.

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Personal Financial Statements: Why They Matter – Part I

Many are familiar with the traditional balance sheet and income statement used for reporting and record-keeping purposes by business entities. Personal financial statements, which are often underestimated in importance, serve a similar purpose by reporting the assets, liabilities and net worth of an individual, married couple or family at a point in time.

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Disaster Relief Assistance: Hurricanes

In addition to the widespread disaster relief assistance made immediately available when we’re faced with natural disasters, various U.S. government agencies and the IRS have certain safeguards in place to help victims of such disasters get back to their normal day-to-day lives as quickly as possible.

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