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Feb 23, 2018, 16:00 ET Congress Extends Tax Incentives for Energy Production and Conservation

As Ryan previously reported, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which Congress passed on February 9, 2018, contained a number of tax extenders,...


Feb 15, 2018, 13:09 ET Ryan Named to "FORTUNE's" 100 Best Companies to Work For® List; Ranks Among Most Elite Group of Premier Workplaces in the United States

Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, has been selected to the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list. This...


Feb 13, 2018, 13:43 ET Tax Break for Energy Efficiency Is Extended

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which Congress passed on February 9, 2018, contained a number of tax extenders, including a one-year retroactive...


Feb 12, 2018, 13:16 ET District of Columbia Confounds Opposition to its Transfer Pricing Strategy

In a surprising decision, dissimilar to the previous ruling in Microsoft,1 a District of Columbia Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) denied three...


Feb 09, 2018, 20:14 ET Louisiana Governor Calls Special Session to Address Fiscal Cliff

On February 19, 2018, the Louisiana Legislature will convene for 17 calendar days in a special session called by Governor John Bel Edwards to...


Feb 09, 2018, 16:16 ET Government Funding Agreement Includes Renewal of Federal Empowerment Zone Credit

On Friday, February 9, 2018, President Trump signed legislation ending the government shutdown. The legislation includes a number of tax extenders...


Jan 25, 2018, 18:20 ET Implications to Illinois Repeal and Replacement of Its Unclaimed Property Act

Illinois Senate Bill 9 was enacted on July 6, 2017 and became effective on January 1, 2018. Additional technical corrections impacting unclaimed...


Jan 22, 2018, 13:05 ET Tax Reform Looks Out for Historic Properties but at a Cost

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the "Act") fortunately preserved the Federal Rehabilitation Credit, also known in the industry as the Historic Tax...


Jan 18, 2018, 16:35 ET Ryan Names Eight New Principals to the Senior Leadership Team

Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, has named Nathan Bittner, Alan Decker, Brett Koch, Ted Kuch, Melissa Munoz, Bob Rosato,...


Jan 16, 2018, 12:15 ET U.S. Supreme Court Will Reconsider Quill

The United States Supreme Court has granted certiorari in a challenge of the 2017 South Dakota Supreme Court ruling that determined that physical...


Jan 12, 2018, 15:29 ET Ryan Announces the Payroll Impacts of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the "Act"), and it was signed into law in December 2017. The changes to the Internal Revenue Code (IRC)...


Jan 11, 2018, 09:57 ET Ryan Expands Complex Property Tax Practice with the Addition of PetroTax Energy Holdings; Forms the Dominant Complex Property Tax Provider to Fortune 500 Energy Companies

Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, has acquired PetroTax Energy Holdings, a leading complex property tax consulting firm...


Jan 10, 2018, 10:08 ET Ryan Acquires Scott B. Retzloff & Associates

Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, has acquired Scott B. Retzloff & Associates, a commercial real estate property tax...


Jan 04, 2018, 13:24 ET Reminder - District of Columbia Sales and Use Tax Filing

This is a reminder of the sales and use tax process and filing changes that the District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) implemented...


Jan 03, 2018, 11:49 ET Ryan Launches Exemption Certificate Management Outsourcing Service

Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, today announced that the Firm has launched a new outsourcing service to mitigate the...


Dec 27, 2017, 10:14 ET Texas Supreme Court Denies Three-Factor Apportionment in Graphic Packaging

In its Graphic Packaging Corporation v. Hegar decision1 rendered December 22, 2017, the Texas Supreme Court fell in line with the rejection of the...


Dec 21, 2017, 16:08 ET Virginia Property Tax Decision - Walgreen Co. v. County of Spotsylvania, Virginia [Case Nos. CL13-1151 & CL15-723] - Conflated Issues of Leased Fee Values and Fee Simple Transaction Values

Summary of the Decision The recent case of Walgreen Co. v. Spotsylvania, Virginia (September 27, 2017) was decided by Judge Ricardo Rigual in the...


Dec 21, 2017, 11:58 ET New Business Tax Reform - Bonus Depreciation

As part of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act ("Tax Act"), expected to be signed by President Trump now that it has been sent for his signature, several...


Dec 20, 2017, 17:40 ET New Business Tax Reform

Today the 115th Congress of the United States passed sweeping tax reform, the likes of which has not been undertaken since 1986. With adoption of...


Dec 20, 2017, 16:21 ET Ryan Named to the 2017 "FORTUNE" Magazine Best Workplaces for Diversity List

Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, today announced that the Firm was selected by FORTUNE magazine as one of the 100 Best...


Dec 12, 2017, 11:58 ET Texas Tax Amnesty Begins May 1, 2018

The Texas Comptroller recently announced that the state's tax amnesty program, authorized by Senate Bill 1 (2017), will begin May 1, 2018. Under...


Dec 06, 2017, 14:16 ET Indiana Tax Court Finds for Taxpayer in Online Education Case

In Indiana LOF 02-20140445, 1/28/15, the Indiana Department of Revenue ("Department") held that an online education company was required to source...


Nov 01, 2017, 12:47 ET Ryan Enters an Exclusive Strategic Partnership with Bedford to Provide Cost Segregation Services

Ryan, a leading global tax services firm, has announced a strategic alliance with Bedford Cost Segregation, an independent professional services...


Oct 30, 2017, 16:20 ET Fulton County Tax Commissioner's Office Rejects Approval of the 2017 Fulton County Tax Digest

On Wednesday, October 25th, the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) sent notice to the Fulton County Tax Commissioner's Office that rejected...


Oct 26, 2017, 13:43 ET Pennsylvania Net Loss Carryover Deduction Limitation Found Unconstitutional

Unsurprisingly, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court determined that the net loss carryover (NLC) deduction allowed for purposes of the Pennsylvania...