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Employee Retention Credit Extended and Expanded

By KBF Editorial | March 30, 2021

President Joe Biden recently signed into law the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), considered to be one of the largest economic rescue packages…

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KBF Manager and Senior Manager Additions

By KBF Editorial | March 5, 2021

Please join us in welcoming to KBF.     John Baglien – Audit Manager John joins KBF as a Manager in the Audit practice. John…

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KBF Adds Troy Bluske to its Sales Tax Practice

By KBF Editorial | February 23, 2021

Please join us in welcoming Troy Bluske to KBF.       Troy Bluske Troy joined KBF as a State and Local Tax Director where…

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2021 KBF Director Promotions

By KBF Editorial | February 15, 2021

We are pleased to announce the promotions of Julie Laake, Ian Pierson, and Jon Skinner.   Julie Laake With over 15 years of experience in…

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Multnomah County Preschool Tax Q&A

By KBF Editorial | January 22, 2021

Personal Income Tax Questions & Answers   What are the income thresholds for taxation? Single filers – all Oregon taxable income over $125,000 is taxed…

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2021 KBF Partner Promotion

By KBF Editorial | January 13, 2021

KBF CPAs LLP is pleased to announce the admission of Darin Pretti as a partner of our firm. With more than 13 years of public…

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COVID-Related Tax Relief Act of 2020 Implications When Reevaluating Year-End Valuation Allowance for Deferred Tax Assets

By KBF Editorial | January 2, 2021

As the calendar year comes to an end, companies are scrambling to finish their year-end tax planning. Assessing valuation allowances for deferred tax assets (DTAs)…

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President-elect Biden’s Tax Plan – Tax Implications of a Changing Administration

By KBF Editorial | December 16, 2020

Although appeals continue in the courts, former Vice President Joe Biden is well into his transition plan to assume the Presidency. Additionally, as of December…

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Accounting for Income Taxes–A Path Towards Simplicity–ASU 2013-11

By KBF Editorial | December 15, 2020

To download a PDF version please click here Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) establishes financial accounting and reporting standards…

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IRS Releases Guidance in FAQs Regarding the Interaction of PPP Loans and the Employee Retention Credit in M&A Transactions

By KBF Editorial | December 11, 2020

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently updated its FAQs page and released guidance for parties engaging in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2020. Because of…

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IRS Form 1099-MISC & 1099-NEC—A New Filing Requirement for Independent Contractor Payments

By KBF Editorial | December 4, 2020

Traditionally, taxpayers have used Form 1099-MISC to report certain payments to the IRS, including payments made to independent contractors. Form 1099-MISC has been redesigned, and…

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OECD Releases BEPS 2.0 Blueprint

By KBF Editorial | November 11, 2020

At the beginning of 2020, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) expected to complete its global taxation transformation known as “BEPS 2.0” by…

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