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Robert Green

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February 21, 2015 2:45 PM
1. How are securities taxed? Securities traders need to watch out for higher tax rates, wash sales, capital-loss limitations and accounting challe ...
November 17, 2014 11:18 AM
Join or watch our Webinar: Eleven tax breaks to start and grow a small business. Among the most popular “American dreams” is starting ...
August 19, 2014 3:22 PM
By Robert A. Green CPA Non-resident alien traders often ask us these two tax questions. • “If I open an individual brokerage account in the U.S. ...
August 13, 2014 2:26 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA The IRS Chief Counsel (ICC) recently gave auditors advice on challenging Section 475 mark-to-market (MTM) traders trying to ga ...
June 13, 2014 8:09 AM
By Darren L. Neuschwander, CPA There's an important change in the rules for both traditional and Roth IRA rollovers, which are transactions tha ...
June 09, 2014 7:36 AM
Bitcoin investors store bitcoin on foreign exchanges in countries like Estonia, Russia and elsewhere. Do they have to file bitcoin holdings outside ...
June 05, 2014 2:52 PM
Important information excerpted from our general tax newsletter service. Tax Obligations for U.S. Citizens Living Abroad U.S. citizens and residen ...
June 03, 2014 7:29 AM
By Robert A. Green, CPA Section 1256 offers up to 12% lower capital gains tax rates on short-term trading with its attractive 60/40 tax rates. It i ...
May 21, 2014 11:13 AM
By Robert A. Green, CPA At the May 9 American Bar Association (ABA) meeting, tax attorneys asked the IRS about bitcoin. According to Tax Analysts ...
May 13, 2014 12:56 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA Puerto Rico's new tax incentive acts are tailor made for traders/investors, investment managers and financial instituti ...
May 06, 2014 2:17 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA Webinar May 14: Register for our Webinar to discuss this blog. Prior to 2014, we suggested that business traders organize ...
March 25, 2014 6:43 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA The IRS just issued guidance on bitcoin in time for the April 15th tax-filing deadline. Our Dec. 3, 2013 blog Bitcoin is a ...
November 18, 2013 1:31 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA Chalk up another win for the IRS on denying trader tax status. But it's not a result of IRS excellence. Rather, it' ...
November 07, 2013 11:24 AM
By Robert A. Green, CPA of Green NFH in cooperation with Kristine Pistininzi, CPA of Warren Averett An annual audit of a hedge fund is not just a & ...
October 02, 2013 12:39 PM
To our valued clients and associates: As a result of the government shutdown, the IRS will only maintain core functions such as return processing. ...
September 16, 2013 10:53 AM
By Robert A. Green, CPA New York City mayoral front-runner Bill de Blasio invoked “tale of two cities” rhetoric — including a tax ...
August 30, 2013 10:59 AM
By Darren L. Neuschwander, CPA If you are same-sex married, you need to learn about new IRS and state tax rules that affect your tax filings, inclu ...
August 23, 2013 4:24 PM
By Darren Neuschwander, CPA Please read this update from the IRS because we get this question from clients several times a year. Contributing to M ...
August 19, 2013 1:15 PM
Summary: Learn the mistakes traders and tax preparers make before planning and filing taxes, and how to avoid them. Watch our related Webinar dated ...
July 25, 2013 1:23 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA and managing member of Green NFH, LLC Alert! Many traders may be triggering IRS excise-tax penalties for prohibited transa ...
May 02, 2013 9:15 AM
April 30, 2013 By Robert A. Green, CPA with assistance on tax research from Mark Feldman, JD Traders, get ready to pay thousands of dollars in new ...
April 01, 2013 10:29 AM
Good news: The CCC was successful in winning IRS Rev. Proc. 2009-20 tax relief for PFGBest customers. Read the important update on the CCC site. The I ...
March 25, 2013 10:43 AM
By Robert A. Green, CPA Good news, CCC was successful in winning IRS Rev. Ruling 2009-09 tax relief for PFG Best customers. Read the important upda ...
March 21, 2013 4:21 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA and Darren L. Neuschwander, CPA The deadline for filing a 2012 individual and partnership income tax return is April 15, 20 ...
March 08, 2013 11:17 AM
By Robert A. Green, CPA with Mark Feldman, JD and Darren Neuschwander, CPA Here's an important update on dealing with tax write-offs for MF Glo ...
February 06, 2013 12:39 PM
Many traders and investment managers don't take advantage of all available tax breaks and they fall into common pitfalls costing thousands. Unfo ...
January 07, 2013 11:50 AM
While most traders generally came out okay in the fiscal cliff deal, upper-income traders should consider a C-corporation and/or S-corporation in 2013 ...
December 05, 2012 3:40 PM
How to be successful in audit engagements of your hedge fund. By Robert A. Green, CPA An annual audit of a hedge fund is not just a “rubber ...
November 12, 2012 2:06 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA Democrats view tax reform as starting from Clinton-era tax rates in 2013 on the upper-income and lowering tax rates back to Bu ...
October 26, 2012 4:05 PM
By Robert A. Green, CPA Forbes Version: "blog" on the subject. If the Bush-era tax cuts are not extended for your marginal tax bracket, it's probably ...