Brian Sengson, Manager in Bennett Thrasher’s State and Local Practice, joined the Lewis on the Law Biz 1190 radio show as a guest earlier this year. During this interview, Brian discussed the various state credits and other incentive opportunities that Georgia taxpayers can utilize – both at the company and individual level.
In an article published recently in the Marietta Daily Journal, Bennett Thrasher is featured for presenting Zoo Atlanta with a grant to support the Sponsored Admissions program. The program is a local and collaborative effort designed to reinforce STEM concepts taught in the classroom, while preparing students for future careers.
Bennett Thrasher Senior Manager Chris Edwards recently appeared on a segment of the Atlanta Small Business Network show to discuss the impact that the 2018 tax reform has on small businesses. With tax season underway, Edwards says that some of the biggest changes in the tax code affect C-corporations and pass-through entities
Zack Leder, Partner in Bennett Thrasher’s Tax practice, was recently elected to the Southern Federal Tax Institute Board of Trustees. In this role, Zack will help lead, organize, and develop the Southern Federal Tax Institute annual program.
As described in previous publications, M&A transactions are traditionally structured on a cash-free and debt-free basis. In the traditional sense, debt includes amounts owed to banks or other third-party lenders and is repaid over a set period of time at an interest rate dictated in the debt agreements.
Private, protected communication is the oxygen for the transfer of sensitive information in today’s environment. Unsecure communication makes us all vulnerable. It is essential that you understand possible weak points so that we all have the most robust, confidentially protected conduit for correspondence.
It’s hard to believe that over a year has gone by since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 was passed by Congress as one the most comprehensive changes to US taxation in over 30 years. The carried interest safe harbor, interest expense limitation and the corporate tax rate reduction are three of the most significant ways that the Tax Act has impacted private equity funds, their management companies and their portfolio companies.
In 2018, Georgia passed House Bill 918 to modify and expand usage of Georgia tax credits, particularly for credits against Georgia payroll tax withholding. Georgia law permits taxpayers to elect to use certain income tax credits, such as the Jobs Tax Credit or Research & Development Tax Credit, against their Georgia payroll tax withholding obligations.
In an article published recently in Eli Financial Blog, James Pickett, a director in Bennett Thrasher’s Tax Controversy practice, discusses how taxpayers should handle the four basic IRS notice types, including collection and examination notices.
Although the firm welcomed 15 interns to the Bennett Thrasher family in January, we are busy preparing for our spring recruiting season. During the spring, the firm recruits for our summer leadership Break Through Conference, which will be held June 6-7 this year.
In an article recently published in Healthcare Risk Management, Bennett Thrasher partner Chris Frederick discusses important factors healthcare organizations should pay attention to when dealing with cybercoverage and commercial insurance policies.
Bennett Thrasher is pleased to present the results from the 2019 National Manufacturing Outlook and Insights Survey. Participants from across the U.S. provided insight in the survey, in conjunction with the Leading Edge Alliance (LEA) and other LEA firms.