Implications of State Transactions & Nexus

One of the main goals for a taxpayer is to increase his revenue. Two of the main areas, for a business to achieve this, are to expand its customer base into various states and to provide customer service. This could mean that the taxpayer might perform various kinds of transactions to expand the business’ influence […]

Which country has the highest tax rate?

In which countries do high earners pay the most tax? And where do average earners pay the most? Income tax has been a political hot potato for decades. In 1966 The Beatles released their song Taxman as a protest against the 95% “supertax” rate introduced by Harold Wilson’s Labour government, which the band had to […]

Fisco: Saccomanni e ambasciatore USA Phillips firmano accordo per scambio automatico di informazioni

E’ stato firmato oggi dal Ministro dell’Economia e delle Finanze, Fabrizio Saccomanni, e dall’ambasciatore Usa in Italia, John R. Phillips, l’accordo tra Italia e Stati Uniti per applicare la normativa del Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (Fatca) e migliorare la tax compliance internazionale. L’accordo bilaterale riflette nei contenuti il Modello di accordo intergovernativo (definito a […]

IRS2Go Mobile App

Now Available – 2014 Version of IRS2Go! This new version of IRS2Go has a brand new look and feel with new added features. It is available in both English and Spanish.   Refund Status You can check the status of your federal income tax refund using IRS2Go. Simply enter your Social Security number, which will […]

W8 Ben Scam Alert

We are experiencing an increasing wave of scam targeting non-resident aliens. What you may receive is an e-mail fraudulently using the IRS name with an attached W8 BEN (Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding) and the request to fill in the form. The scammer’s true email address is masked […]

Start-Up NY: Programma di incentivi sulla tassazione

L’iniziativa del governatore Cuomo, START-UP NY (SUNY Tax-free Areas to Revitalize and Transform UP-state NY), trasformerà i campus SUNY e le comunità universitarie di tutto lo stato in realtà prive di tassazione – esenti da tasse sul reddito per i dipendenti, oltre che dalle tasse su vendite, proprieta’ o sull’attività, per 10 anni. START-UP NY attrarrà […]

Start-Up NY Tax Incentive Program

Governor Cuomo’s START-UP NY (SUNY Tax-free Areas to Revitalize and Transform UP-state NY) initiative is the game-changer that will transform SUNY campuses and university communities across the state into tax-free communities – including no income tax for employees, and no sales, property or business tax for 10 years. START-UP NY will attract venture capital, start-ups, […]