Tax Newsletter – December 2015

The HoganTaylor LLP Tax Team is excited to present the December 2015 edition of our eNewsletter. Our newsletter is designed to help you keep up with the latest tax issues.

We’ve designed the newsletter to be read in quick chunks–knowing that leisurely reading time is a luxury for most of you. We’ll also always have the content on our site so that you can refer to it later.

As always, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the HoganTaylor Tax Team with any questions you may have regarding these subjects. Additionally, we welcome any thoughts or ideas you may have for future newsletter topics.

In This Issue:

Investing for the Long Term

August 2015 was a brutal month for stocks. There were constant reports that the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) was down hundreds of points for the day, even down by 1000 points during one daily trading session. Ultimately, where do you think August 2015 wound up as far as historical comparisons? As bad as the crash of late 2008? Or even the subsequent bottom of early 2009? Not exactly.  Read More

QTIP Trusts Still Offer Advantages

For many people, trusts can play a role in estate planning. Indeed, a qualified terminable interest property (QTIP) trust may offer benefits to married couples. Read More

Put Cadillac Health Plans on Your Road Map

As 2015 nears its end, business owners are naturally looking ahead to 2016. When it comes to your company’s health plan, you might want to peer farther into the future, to 2018. That’s when a steep tax on high-cost health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, dubbed the Cadillac tax, will go into effect. Read More

Tax Calendar

Find out what tax deadlines are approaching in January of 2016. Read More