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Al-Shathir Quoted in Bloomberg Law Daily Tax Report S Corporation Article

Laura E. Krebs Al-Shathir, Capes Sokol Counsel, was recently quoted in the Bloomberg Law article, “Tax Law Prompts S Corps to Examine Their Structures: A Primer”. The article discusses how S corporations are beginning to determine how the new tax law will affect their businesses. The new tax law ( Pub. L. No. 115-97), which changes the effective tax rate for many companies, are significant enough for every business to take a look at what makes the most sense for them.

The article covers the following questions regarding the new tax law:

  1. How Much Income Qualifies for 20 Percent Deduction?
  2. Is an S Corp the Best Business Structure?
  3. When Can a Company Choose Not to Be an S Corporation?
  4. Are There Plans to Sell or Acquire Another Company?
  5. What About International Operations?

Read the full article on the Bloomberg Law website: Tax Law Prompts S Corps to Examine Their Structures: A Primer

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