New Law Gives Eligible Pass-Through Businesses a Special Tax Break

August 24, 2018

The new tax law introduces a special deduction for eligible pass-through businesses. The deduction is generally equal to 20% of “qualified business income.” It’s designed to help achieve parity between the reduced corporate income tax rate and the tax rates for business income that passes through to individual owners of sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited liability companies (LLCs) and S corporations. Here are the details.

New Tax Exemption Looks to Attract Regenerative Manufacturing Businesses to NH

August 20, 2018

With recent advances in bio-technology, particularly significant breakthroughs in cell biology, bio-fabrication, and materials sciences, one cannot help but feel excited for a not-so-distant future where medical practice might use engineered tissue and cells in treatment, diagnosis, or cure of medical issues.

Should Your Business Be a C Corporation or a Pass-Through Entity?

August 16, 2018

Should Your Business Be a C Corporation or a Pass-Through Entity? The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) introduced a flat 21% federal income tax rate for C corporations for tax years beginning in 2018 and beyond. Under prior law, profitable C corporations paid up to 35%. This change has caused many business owners to ask: What’s the optimal choice of entity for my start-up business?

Sales Tax: Supreme Court Ruling Affects Retailers and Consumers

July 10, 2018

On June 21, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling overturning a 1992 precedent that had barred states from requiring online retailers without a “physical presence” there to collect sales taxes. The ruling is expected to hurt online retailers and help brick-and-mortar stores. Going forward, this decision will present numerous challenges to businesses of all sizes that sell products online.