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Will Tax Cuts for Brewers and Distillers Be Part of Tax Reform?

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is looking to reduce the tax burden on small and large brewers and distilleries. They have introduced the Craft Beverage

Guaranteed Payments Are the Only Amount Subject to Self-Employment Tax, Right?

On Wednesday, April 12, the Tax Court issued a memorandum decision Castigliola¹ that addressed the self-employment tax characterization of income
Government, Tax
George Adams | 2.15.2017

UPDATED: Trump Issues Executive Order to Halt Implementation of Tax Changes

On February 13th an IRS official said that due to specific instructions from the Trump administration regarding the government regulatory process, the

Natural Gas Sector Generating Lower Impact Fee Revenues

Many states have realized significant revenue decreases recently related to lower natural gas prices. This impacts many states in the form of lower severance

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Positive Indicators from the Natural Gas Sector

There has been some rather depressing news related to the natural gas sector in recent months. Energy prices are at 18-year lows, and many energy producers
George Adams | 2.5.2016

Captive Insurance Companies Impacted By Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act

On December 18, 2015 Congress enacted the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH). This legislation made significant changes to Internal

Obama Unveils Clean Power Plan

On August 30, 2015, President Obama unveiled the details of his revamped Clean Power Plan (the Plan). The Plan sets goals to cut carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

What Is the Future of Coal in West Virginia?

For decades, the West Virginia coal industry has been the economic foundation of the state’s economy. The industry generates more than 20,000 direct

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