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Loper Bright Goes Up to Supreme Court and Implications for Federal Agency Regulations

Loper Bright Goes Up to Supreme Court and Implications for Federal Agency Regulations

Published April 1, 2024

An interesting non-tax case on the docket for the US Supreme Court’s current term could have far-reaching implications for the extent of federal agencies’ power in drafting regulations that interpret federal statutes, including US Treasury’s Regulations pursuant to the Internal Revenue Code (IRC). Recently, the Supreme Court agreed to hear a case questioning the validity of a federal regulation applicable to the fishing ...

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Federal Reserve Study: Remote Work Does Not Affect Productivity

Federal Reserve Study: Remote Work Does Not Affect Productivity

Published February 12, 2024

Remote work has negligible effect on productivity, recent research from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco found. In their introductory paragraph, the four researchers—John Fernald, Ethan Goode, Huiyu Li, and Brigid Meisenbacher—wrote, "An enduring consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic is a notable shift toward remote and hybrid work. This has raised questions regarding whether the shift had a significant effect on ...

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Employer tax credit crackdown could hit industry — if it passes

Employer tax credit crackdown could hit industry — if it passes

Published February 12, 2024

A bipartisan bill awaiting action in the Senate after easily passing the House would crack down on a troubled pandemic-era tax credit in a way that may affect financial advisors. The Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act proposes to extend $78 billion in tax breaks and credits through expansions of the child tax credit; deductions for business depreciation, interest and research and development costs; and pulling back slightly on a ...

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NSAC Congratulates 2023-2024 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS!

NSAC Congratulates 2023-2024 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS!

Published August 2, 2023

The NSAC would like to congratulate the scholarship recipients for the 2023-2024 academic school year! We're thrilled to announce that this year saw an unprecedented number of entries, making it an exceptionally competitive selection process. The Society is proud to commend these outstanding students for their remarkable academic achievements, and we're confident they'll reach new heights in their pursuit of ...

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