New York’s fully refundable life sciences research and development tax credit could inspire start-up life science companies to take a second look at the otherwise high tax state as qualified companies could receive up to $500,000 for three years. A qualified life sciences company must be a new business, have paid or incurred qualified research
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University of Michigan – Flint Student Receives Striving for Greatness Accounting & Finance Scholarship
PM Business Advisors is happy to announce that they have awarded the 2018-2019 Striving for Greatness Accounting & Finance Scholarship to Milton Straham III from University of Michigan-Flint (UM-Flint). Milton is currently a graduate student in the MBA program at UM-Flint with a concentration in Accounting and Finance. Milton is President of his National Association of Black
What is the Connecticut Neighborhood Assistance Act The Connecticut Neighborhood Assistance Act (NAA) Tax Credit Program allows for the funding of municipal and tax-exempt organizations by providing a corporation business tax credit for businesses who make contributions. By making donations to qualifying organizations in Connecticut, the business can receive their donation back, dollar for dollar and
Since the South Dakota v. Wayfair ruling over six months ago, companies have been waiting to see how New York (the fourth most populated state) would handle the new rules for remote sellers. Tax advisors assumed New York was taking their time in creating the right formula, however, this may not have been the case.
On Tuesday, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration announced that beginning April 1, 2019, California will require out-of-state retailers to collect and remit use tax if they have $100,000 in sales or 200 transactions. The $100,000 threshold is far from the $500,000 threshold discussed back in August 2018 through draft legislation. In addition,
While CPAs have been enjoying their summer taking long vacations, states have been very busy at work asserting their positions regarding the impact of South Dakota v. Wayfair. Many professionals assumed that since the majority of state legislatures have adjourned for 2018 that we would not get significant guidance from states, but that has not
On August 2, Michigan released a Revenue Administrative Bulletin (RAB 2018-16) that addresses sales & use tax nexus standards for remote sellers. Most of the language is cookie cutter with other state releases such as creating a threshold of $100,000 in sales or 200 transactions. However, unlike many other states Michigan clearly addresses several key
Maryland is now the most recent state to issue a Tax Alert regarding South Dakota V Wayfair, and it’s the vaguest guidance issued to date by any state. Although Maryland did consider both affiliate and click-through nexus statutes in the past, before Wayfair, Maryland was a physical presence state. In the Tax Alert issued this
Within 24 hours of Alabama’s announcement regarding its enforcement date of 10/1/2018 regarding its economic nexus law, Wisconsin became the first state without an economic nexus law to announce that they will apply the SD v. Wayfair decision by rule. “New standards for administering sales tax laws on remote sellers will be developed by rule.