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Tax Alert: IRS Issues 2020 Cost-of-Living Adjustments


By Avery E. Neumark  |  January 9, 2020

Did you know that the IRS has adjusted the cost-of-living thresholds for 2020?

RMDs & QCDs – A Perfect Match


By Avery E. Neumark  |  December 5, 2019

Tax Partner Avery Neumark examines how taxpayers age 70 ½ and older can take advantage of the Qualified Charitable Distribution as a tax savings opportunity.

Tax Alert: IRS Issues 2019 Cost-of-Living Adjustments


By Avery E. Neumark  |  February 19, 2019

The 2019 cost-of-living adjustment amounts trend higher than 2018 amounts, but only slightly.

Tax Alert: IRS Issues 2018 Cost-of-Living Adjustments


By Avery E. Neumark  |  March 2, 2018

The 2018 cost-of-living adjustment amounts trend higher than 2017 amounts, but only slightly. Read more. 

Tax Alert: IRS issues 2017 cost-of-living adjustments


By Avery E. Neumark  |  March 13, 2017

Did you know that the IRS has adjusted cost of living thresholds? The 2017 cost-of-living adjustment amounts trend higher than 2016 amounts, but only slightly. How might these amounts affect your year-end tax planning or retirement planning? 

Tax Alert: DOL's Overtime Rule Blocked by US District Court


By Avery E. Neumark  |  November 29, 2016

On November 22 - just before the US Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) new overtime rule was scheduled to go into effect on December 1, 2016 - a federal judge issued an injunction and temporarily blocked it. The rule was set to make dramatic changes to the rules determining overtime for certain executive, administrative and professional employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

The final rule, issued last May, would have doubled (to $47,500) the maximum salary an executive, administrative or professional worker could earn and remain eligible for mandatory overtime pay, making it more difficult for employers to classify employees as exempt from overtime requirements.