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Personal liability for taxes
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2014

Recently, Entrepreneur Magazine ran a worthwhile article on the issue of personal liability for taxes. As the magazine noted, running a business does


Correction period for 409A timing failures for release agreements expires December 31, 2012
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 22 2012

Many types of employment-related agreements condition the receipt of payment upon termination of employment upon the execution and delivery of a non-revocable waiver and release of claims


IRS might audit 200 nonprofits' "Top Hat" deferred compensation plans
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2013

In late August and early September, the IRS sent compliance check questionnaires to 200 tax-exempt entities that sponsor nonqualified deferred


Directors’ safe harbor from intermediate sanctions under federal tax laws
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2011

Federal tax laws impose penalties in the form of excise taxes, known as “intermediate sanctions,” if a charity pays more than reasonable compensation for services of directors, trustees, officers, key employees and others in a position to exercise substantial influence over the affairs of the charity


Ohio hospitals may be entitled to refunds on certain FICA taxes
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2012

Under a new court decision, employers in Ohio, including hospitals, may be eligible to claim a refund of FICA taxes paid on severance payments made to laid off employees


The Ohio Supreme Court provides additional guidance regarding employment services and the exclusion for employees that are permanently assigned to a consumer
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

The Ohio Supreme Court recently issued a decision upholding a sales tax assessment against a company that purchased employment services


Ohio employers could be entitled to refunds on certain FICA taxes
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2012

Under a new court decision, employers in Ohio may be eligible to claim a refund of FICA taxes paid on severance payments made to laid off employees


IRS exploring initial contract exception’s impact on executive compensation of tax-exempts
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • July 30 2009

According to a July 1 statement by Lois Lerner, director of Exempt Organizations at the IRS, the IRS is exploring how the initial contract exception might be affecting the use of comparable salary information when it comes to setting executive compensation


HIRE Act has significant tax benefits for employers
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • April 21 2010

The Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act became law on March 18, 2010


Health care tax credit available to help small businesses and tax-exempt organizations offer health insurance coverage
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2011

The Small Business Health Care Tax Credit helps small businesses, churches, religious organizations and other small tax-exempt organizations afford the cost of providing health care coverage for their employees