Green Energy Solutions

Green Energy Solutions

September 11, 2015

Are tax deductions hiding in your buildings? Are you taking advantage of all of them? If you are a building owner, architect, engineer, contractor or tenant who owns depreciable assets in a building, you might be considering “going green”. You may also be unsure of the implications of such a decision, uncertain about related expenses and skeptical of the benefits of a conversion, despite a desire to reduce your carbon footprint. What you may not realize is that legislation exists to benefit new or renovated buildings that are energy efficient. This could mean improved cash flow that is the direct […]

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Her Business Is Cleaning Up

It took 11 years, but Nicole Levine eventually went from cleaning law offices and furniture stores for extra cash to running her own award-winning manufacturing business."Because I’m a...To view the full story, click the title link. Read More More [+]

Weinberg Ready For Reality Rollercoaster

Another day, another broker reality show. This time, it’s an ABC Family show called “Next Step Realty: NYC,” a series that follows New York City-based residential brokerage firm Next Step Realty, and the agents who work there. With the first[…] Read More More [+]

CMS Releases July ICD-10 Testing Results

From July 20 through 24, 2015, Medicare fee-for-service healthcare providers, clearinghouses and billing agencies participated in a third week of ICD-10 end-to-end testing with all Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) and the Durable Medical Equipment MAC Common Electronic Data Interchange contractor. Read More More [+]

Equity-Based Compensation: Are Non-GAAP Earnings Misleading?

Stock-based compensation is used by companies of all shapes and sizes. Travis W. Harms, leader of Mercer Capital’s Financial Reporting Valuation Group, explains from a valuation standpoint, the importance of measuring its fair value. To read more about the results[…] Read More More [+]

Bottom Dollar Guarantees – Time is Running Out on a Powerful Tax Planning Idea

August 25, 2015

One of the many tax advantages of a partnership (including limited liability companies treated as partnerships for tax purposes) over other forms of doing business is the fact that the tax basis in a partner’s partnership interest (“outside basis”) includes the partner’s share of partnership liabilities. Outside basis is important in determining how much of an allocated loss can potentially be deducted and whether a distribution of cash (including marketable securities distributed by a partnership other than an investment partnership) is taxable. The way to determine a partner’s share of liabilities is set forth in lengthy and complex regulations. In […]

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