U.S. Master Tax Guide 2009: CCH Tax Research Consultant Edition

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CCH, Dec 1, 2008 - Business & Economics - 864 pages
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This Special Edition of the U.S. Master Tax Guide (MTG) comes complete with references to CCH's comprehensive tax analysis update service -- the Tax Research Consultant. CCH's U.S. Master Tax Guide (MTG) provides helpful and practical guidance on today's federal tax law. This 92nd Edition reflects all pertinent federal taxation changes that affect 2008 returns and provides fast and reliable answers to tax questions affecting individuals and business income tax. The 2009 MTG contains timely and precise explanation of federal income taxes for individuals, partnerships, corporations, estates and trusts, as well as new rules established by key court decisions and the IRS. Significant new tax developments are conveniently highlighted and concisely explained for quick reference and understanding. The handbook's explanations are meticulously researched and footnoted to provide tax practitioners with the most accurate and legally-sound guidance to help them understand, apply and comply with today's complex federal tax laws. This handbook is built for speed with numerous time-saving features, including a tax calendar, taxpayer-specific return flowcharts, lists of average itemized deductions, selected depreciation tables, rate tables, checklists of income, deduction and medical expense items, and more. These features help users quickly and easily determine how particular tax items and situations should be treated and answer client questions.
 

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User Review  - dragonasbreath - LibraryThing

Very dry and boring, but it's not meant to be an easy read, it's meant to explain the 2003 tax code to those struggling to get their taxes in on time. Read full review

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Contents

Individuals
101
Corporations
133
S Corporations
151
Partnerships
164
Trusts Estates
191
Exempt Organizations
217
Income
238
Exclusions from Income
275
Sales and Exchanges Capital Gains
547
Installment Sales Deferred Payments
579
Securities Transactions
590
Tax Shelters At Risk Rules Passive Losses
608
Retirement Plans
623
Corporate Acquisitions Reorganizations Liquidations
669
Special Corporate Status
679
Foreign Income and Taxation
696

Business Expenses
302
Nonbusiness Expenses
349
Losses
383
Depreciation Amortization and Depletion
398
Tax Credits
445
Minimum Tax
494
Tax Accounting
509
Basis for Gain or Loss
533
Returns Payment of Tax
722
Withholding Estimated Tax
734
Examination of Returns Collection of Tax
755
Penalties Interest
776
Estate Gift and GenerationSkipping Transfer Tax
787
Topical Index
801
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