Will your Employee Benefit Plan be affected by COVID-19? During the pandemic, some companies are experiencing reduced revenues, increased costs, and concerns over whether they can continue to be profitable. As a result, some businesses might find that their Employee Benefit Plans, such as 401(k)s, could use some tweaking. Kathy Flattmann discusses  key COVID-19 implications… Read More

Louisiana Amends Nexus; Adds Marketplace Facilitators

Selling into Louisiana? Allison Civello writes about Louisiana’s amended economic nexus provisions. Starting July 1, 2020, joining other states post-Wayfair, Louisiana amends nexus for sales and use tax responsibilities to include marketplace facilitators. Louisiana now defines nexus as over $100,000 in sales per year or 200+ transactions, to out-of-state sellers and marketplace facilitators. Just over… Read More

Changes to Net Operating Losses

There are benefits to taking advantage of net operating losses (NOLs) for business and individuals, and here Frank Holzenthal summarizes the recent IRS guidance to the NOL changes and important dates to consider. The CARES Act includes changes to the tax treatment of NOLs, which occur when tax deductions exceed its taxable income within a… Read More

Looking Forward? How about a Carryback

TIME TO LOOK BACK – a Carryback for Cash During these financially challenging times, many of us are looking forward to days of normalcy. But Wegmann Dazet’s Frank Holzenthal says maybe you should be looking back! That’s correct; in fact, the CARES Act allows you the opportunity to get some much needed cash in your… Read More