http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/feed en 7520 Rate for March Up at 3.0% http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/7520-rate-march-30 <!--paging_filter--><p>For purposes of determining the present value of an annuity, an interest for life or a term of years, or a remainder or a reversionary interest, the applicable federal rate under section 7520 for March 2018 is 3.0%; up from February. <span class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/7520-rate-march-30" title="Read the rest of 7520 Rate for March Up at 3.0%." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></span></p> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/7520-rate-march-30#comments Revenue Rulings Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:35:07 +0000 melody.griffin 1017329 at http://www.pgdc.com CGNA: Chapter 4 - Pass-Through Entities, Quick Take-aways http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-chapter-4-pass-through-entities-quick-take-aways <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Next up: Gifts of LLC, LP and other pass through entities.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/cgna-chapter-4-pass-through-entities-quick-take-aways" title="Read the rest of CGNA: Chapter 4 - Pass-Through Entities, Quick Take-aways." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bryan-k-clontz-cfp-clu-chfc-cap-aep">Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-chapter-4-pass-through-entities-quick-take-aways#comments General Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:11:40 +0000 randy a. fox 1017315 at http://www.pgdc.com Business leaders, consumers and employees find value in enhanced philanthropy http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/business-leaders-consumers-and-employees-find-value-enhanced-philanthropy <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Bruce DeBoskey highlights the role of Businesses and Business leaders in future philanthropy.</span></p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/business-leaders-consumers-and-employees-find-value-enhanced-philanthropy" title="Read the rest of Business leaders, consumers and employees find value in enhanced philanthropy." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bruce-deboskey">Bruce DeBoskey, Philanthropic Strategist</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/business-leaders-consumers-and-employees-find-value-enhanced-philanthropy#comments Practice Bruce DeBoskey, Philanthropic Strategist Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:39:18 +0000 randy a. fox 1017308 at http://www.pgdc.com CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 3 of 3 http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-3-3 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">Continuing with S Corp stock, we move to the advanced planning aspects.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-3-3" title="Read the rest of CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 3 of 3." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bryan-k-clontz-cfp-clu-chfc-cap-aep">Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-3-3#comments General Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:24:23 +0000 randy a. fox 1017268 at http://www.pgdc.com Almanac: Why is Charitable Activity Tax-Protected? (Think Freedom, Not Finances) http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-why-charitable-activity-tax-protected-think-freedom-not-finances <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">A very timely section of the Almanac begins the discussion of why charitable tools are tax favored, and it's not what you think.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/almanac-why-charitable-activity-tax-protected-think-freedom-not-finances" title="Read the rest of Almanac: Why is Charitable Activity Tax-Protected? (Think Freedom, Not Finances)." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-why-charitable-activity-tax-protected-think-freedom-not-finances#comments General Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:47:48 +0000 randy a. fox 1017266 at http://www.pgdc.com New Section 199A - Planners, Sharpen Your Pencil http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/new-section-199a-planners-sharpen-your-pencil <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">New code section 199A is confusing and complex and offers many planning opportunities once it is understood. Dennis Walsh helps clarify with great insight into some of the many considerations we face.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/new-section-199a-planners-sharpen-your-pencil" title="Read the rest of New Section 199A - Planners, Sharpen Your Pencil." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/dennis-walsh-cpa">Dennis Walsh, CPA</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/new-section-199a-planners-sharpen-your-pencil#comments Income Tax Regulations Dennis Walsh, CPA Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:26:19 +0000 randy a. fox 1017231 at http://www.pgdc.com Almanac: Who Gives Most to Charity http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-who-gives-most-charity <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">This section of the Almanac explores "who" gives in America. The profile of the American giver will surprise you. Or maybe not.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/almanac-who-gives-most-charity" title="Read the rest of Almanac: Who Gives Most to Charity." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/almanac-who-gives-most-charity#comments General Thu, 08 Feb 2018 11:34:29 +0000 randy a. fox 1017209 at http://www.pgdc.com CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 2 of 3 http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-2-3 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">We continue our deep look at the challenge of gifts S Corporations.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-2-3" title="Read the rest of CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 2 of 3." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bryan-k-clontz-cfp-clu-chfc-cap-aep">Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-2-3#comments General Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:39:11 +0000 randy a. fox 1017192 at http://www.pgdc.com IRS and Other News from Around the Web http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/irs-and-other-news-around-web-82 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">This week from around the web we find out more about the tax law but also learn that giving "makes you more attractive". Forget "Match" be generous.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/irs-and-other-news-around-web-82" title="Read the rest of IRS and Other News from Around the Web." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/irs-and-other-news-around-web-82#comments General Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:08:12 +0000 randy a. fox 1017032 at http://www.pgdc.com CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 1 of 3 http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-1-3 <!--paging_filter--><div dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.800000190734863px;">We begin a deep dive into charitable gifts of S Corporations, a complex but important asset and subject.</div> <div class="read-more"><a href="/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-1-3" title="Read the rest of CGNA: S Corporations - Advanced, Part 1 of 3." rel="nofollow"><strong>Read more &raquo;</strong></a></div><div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/g/bryan-k-clontz-cfp-clu-chfc-cap-aep">Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP</a></li> </ul></div> http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/cgna-s-corporations-advanced-part-1-3#comments General Bryan K. Clontz, CFP®, CLU, ChFC, CAP, AEP Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:39:16 +0000 randy a. fox 1017134 at http://www.pgdc.com