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Category Archives: Cooperatives

Business Interest Deductibility – Seth Gilson, Partner, CPA

The 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) amended the rules for deducting business interest expense (BIE). In general, under the previous law a business could deduct any amounts paid or ac­crued for interest during the tax year. The TCJA added new limits and requires additional compu­tations in determining the amount of deductible business interest...

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Section 199A Retrospect: Impact on Cooperatives and Producers – Cristina Bucksbaum, Tax Manager

It has been a memorable and reflective year for the agricultural industry in general, and in particular for cooperatives with the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – 2017 and the subsequent Consolidated Appropriations Act – 2018, Section 199A. Many concerns were raised within the agricultural community of the unintended consequences that the...

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