from the tax update blog

Tax Roundup, 7/2/15: Lives, Fortunes and Sacred Honor Edition. And: why Iowa can’t have nice things.

July 2nd, 2015

  Patriotism can be costly. The founders pledged “our Lives, our Fortunes, and our sacred Honor” when they voted for independence 239 years […]

Tax Roundup, 7/1/15: Trilobite deduction becomes extinct in Tax Court. And: Indiana throwback thrown out.

July 1st, 2015

  The trilobites roamed the oceans for about 270 million years, but a charitable donation of fossils of these ancient arthropods […]

Tax Roundup, 6/30/15: It’s FBAR Day! Foreign and gaming account owners, do or die.

June 30th, 2015

  Form 114 or bust. Today is the unextendable deadline to file Form 114, the “FBAR” report of foreign financial accounts. […]