Posts Tagged Tax Extenders

Congress Renews and President Signs Extenders Bill Making Many Permanent; IRS Budget Also Approved

Both the House and Senate passed the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH Act), and President Obama signed the legislation on Friday, December 18th, 2015, passing significant tax legislation since the passage of the American Tax Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA). The Act does…

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2014 Tax Prevention Act – Individuals

After much anticipation, Congress has passed the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 (2014 Tax Prevention Act) to extend popular individual and business tax provisions retroactively for one year (through 2014). This one-year retroactive extension allows you to claim many popular tax incentives that expired on December…

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HR 4 – Jobs for America Act

HR 4 – Jobs for America Act DIVISION I—WAYS AND MEANS TITLE I—SAVE AMERICAN WORKERS Sec. 101. Short title. Sec. 102. Repeal of 30-hour threshold for classification as full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and replacement with…

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Extenders Likely to Win Passage in November

Lawmakers are likely to pass tax extender legislation during the lame-duck session of Congress in November and comprehensive tax reform as early as 2015, according to tax experts speaking during webcast sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP on October 28. According to Rohit Kumar and Scott McCandless, both principals…

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Extenders Negotiations Continue with a cold White House Response

Negotiations over the fate of more than 50 tax extenders have continued over the Thanksgiving recess. Leaders in both the House and Senate have been in discussions over whether to extend the popular but temporary tax breaks or to make permanent some of the incentives and eliminate…

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Ways and Means Approves Tax Extender Bills Without Revenue Offsets

A divided House Ways and Means Committee approved six bipartisan tax bills on April 29. The tax incentive measures, popularly known as tax extenders because they often lapse and are restored by Congress, were taken from a comprehensive tax reform package introduced by Committee Chairman Dave Camp,…

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Tax Extenders That Expired December 31, 2013

There are dozens of temporary tax provisions that expired at the end of 2013.  Most of these provisions have been part of past temporary tax extension legislation.  Most recently, many temporary tax provisions were extended as part of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012.  Collectively, temporary tax provisions…

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Decision on 2013 Tax Extenders Like to Happen by Spring 2014

House GOP leaders are unlikely to make a decision on whether to retroactively pass a group of expiring individual and business tax incentives until next spring, a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee said on December 12. Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Mass., speaking at…

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