scale

A Pro-Growth Tax Reform Proposal

Tax reform proposals have languished in the GOP controlled House of Representatives. In response, notable Free Market thinkers Steve Forbes, Larry Kudlow, Arthur Laffer and Stephen Moore lay out their pro-growth tax reform proposal in a New York Times Op-Ed. Rather than rewriting the entire code, the Forbes, Kudlow, Laffer and Moore propose targeting a

mculsud2016_043 small

409A and Equity Compensation: Ripe for Reform

The New York Times has an informative article about Silicon Valley companies offering equity compensation (common stock or stock options) to employees while selling preferred stock to investors based on higher valuations. The title suggests this is a dirty secret, possibly a dirty practice. But the problem stems from a complex tax law that could

mculsud2016_094

Tax Reform by August According to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has reaffirmed the administration’s commitment to significant tax reform before the August recess. According to Mnuchin, the plan will focus on tax cuts for middle-income individuals and tax simplification for business. However, Mnuchin  still hasn’t given the details of the administration’s tax plans.пломбирование зубов этапыОлександр Васильович Фільчаковнасос для фонтана с подсветкойсправка

workstation-405768_960_720

Tax Reform and the Energy Industry

With a Republican president and a GOP controlled Congress, there is much speculation that we will see major tax reform in 2017.  But just a month into the Trump administration, no tax reform bill has been introduced. We are left to speculate what reforms will be proposed and ultimately passed. Among the ideas being floated