On Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously affirmed the North Carolina Supreme Court’s decision in Kaestner Family Trust. That decision struck down a North Carolina statute that taxed trust income if a trust beneficiary is… Read more
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Starting July 1, 2019, Virginia employers must provide copies of certain employment records to current and former employees and their attorneys within 30 days of receiving a written request. Click here to read the new… Read more
On May 28, the Internal Revenue Service released Tax Tip 2019-66 discussing the rules and benefits of the home office deduction. The IRS reminds small business owners that they may qualify for a home office… Read more
Summer interns—benefit or burden? This is the question DOL wants employers to consider when deciding what role unpaid summer interns will have. If your employees sigh with relief when your summer interns show up, you… Read more
On Thursday, May 23, the U.S. House of Representatives approved a retirement savings package that Senate tax writers have waited to take up for action. The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE Act,… Read more
Last month the Virginia General Assembly (GA) wrapped up its legislative work, which included a multitude of changes to Virginia tax law. Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit Since 2017, there has been in place a $5… Read more
A recent Court of Appeals decision reinforces the need for a consignor to file a financing statement to protect its interest in the consigned goods and the proceeds from the sale of those goods. The… Read more
On May 9, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia found that an attending physician acted legally when collecting blood and urine samples from a patient in emergency custody without the… Read more
If you follow us, you know that my 2019 New Year’s resolution was to write an FLSA e-alert each month for our readers. Let’s just take a moment to recognize that it is April —… Read more
Recently, the Internal Revenue Service released final regulations under Section 199A, a section in the Internal Revenue Code introduced with the 2017 Tax Act. These regulations provide a deduction to a non-corporate taxpayer for up… Read more