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IRS Releases Substantive Guidance on the Treatment of Research and Experimental Expenditures Under Section 174

On September 8, 2023, the IRS released pre-regulatory guidance concerning the requirement to capitalize and amortize specified research and experimental (SRE) expenditures under Internal Revenue Code Section 174, as revised by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). Notice 2023-63 is the long-awaited substantive counterpart to the procedural guidance initially released last winter (and […]

Expanded Tax Credits for Employee Stock Ownership Plans and Coops Available in Washington

Employee ownership, and more specifically employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), continues to garner strong bipartisan support throughout the country. Recently, the state legislature of Washington enacted laws that expand tax incentives to encourage employee ownership. The Washington state legislature passed S.B. 5096, a state-wide initiative aimed at expanding employee ownership. The bill establishes a feasibility […]

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At Frontline, we’ve built our business on relationships. We transitioned to VSH CPAs in 2017, quickly finding alignment between our cultures, which focus on relationships and responsiveness. As we’ve  grown from a “mom and pop” to...

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We’ve worked side-by-side with VSH for more than 15 years, together experiencing substantial growth. Their knowledgeable skills, problem solving, and understanding of our business have helped us make better, more informed decisions. VSH runs their...

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Before I helped lead a buyout of Burlington-based Eddyline Kayaks in 2017, I’d spent 15 years working in finance in Boston, Massachusetts. I was fortunate enough to work with CPAs from all of the Big...

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