Category: Insights

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State Tax Exposure for Financial Institutions

As a result of federal tax reform and the lowering of federal corporate and individual…

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SECURE Act: Steps to Compliance

The SECURE Act is landmark legislation that affects the rules for creating and maintaining workplace…

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Changes for Retirement Plans with the SECURE Act

On December 20, 2019, President Trump signed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement…

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Lease Accounting: Road to Compliance Checklist

While the FASB recently affirmed the deferral of ASU 2016-02 (Topic 842, leases) for private…

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IRS Proposes Regulations Limiting Public Company Deductions for Executive Compensation Over $1 Million

New IRS proposed regulations provide new info regarding executive compensation for privately held companies that are…

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10 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2020

These data & cybersecurity predictions may help organizations focus their efforts in 2020 to minimize…

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2020 Payroll Tax Highlights

Payroll tax items for employers in 2020, including due dates and best practices to keep…

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Best of MFA Insight Articles 2019
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Tax Basis Reporting Requirements Delayed

On December 9, 2019, the IRS issued Notice 2019-66, which provides that partnerships required to…

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Planning for Your 2020 Talent Needs

Organizations are consistently challenged with retaining talent, engaging employees and providing competitive wages and benefits.…

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