April 2020

  The COVID-19 pandemic has upended all aspects of life around the world, including the world of business here in the U.S.   If your business is struggling, you may be able to get some help from the federal Small Business Administration (SBA), which is authorized to provide...

After the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, Congress added a little-known tax provision to the tax law.   This little-known tax code provision exempts certain payments from taxation during a disaster or terrorist attack.   President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration triggered the disaster provisions of the tax...

In this letter, we explain how you may be able to take money from your IRA and other retirement accounts, avoid early withdrawal penalties, and have generous options on repayment (or not).   We also explain when you don’t have to take the required minimum distribution from...