New Schedules K-2 and K-3 Reporting for Form 1065, Form 1120-S, and Form 8865 – What You Need to Know

August 11, 2022By Elvira Frencillo

For the tax year beginning in 2021, the IRS has implemented a new reporting requirement for partnerships, S corporations, and filers of Form 8865 to include Schedules K-2 (Partner’s Distributive Share Items – International) and Schedules K-3 (Partner’s Share of Income, Deductions, Credits, etc. – International) with their returns. What are Schedules K-2 and K-3 Read the full article…

Tax Credit for Hiring New Employees

August 8, 2022By Kimberly Hoang

This is one of the articles in the KROST Quarterly Hospitality Issue, titled “Tax Credit for Hiring New Employees” by Kimberly Hoang, CPA. The restaurant industry took a massive hit during the pandemic. With statewide mandates enforcing closures, layoffs were necessary. As vaccines have become widely available, the industry is slowly making its way back Read the full article…

FICA Tip Credit No Longer Limited by AMT

June 21, 2007By Anna Chen

The 2007 Small Business and Work Opportunity Act of 2007 signed by President Bush on May 25, 2007, waives the limitation on the use of the FICA Tip Credit against Alternative Minimum Tax. Many restaurant operators are aware of the federal FICA Tip Credit, a credit given to taxpayers (with tipped employees) equal to the Read the full article…

Tax Credits & Other Related Tax Benefits

December 6, 2005By So Sum Lee

Publication: KROST Monthly News Release Running a business can be extremely difficult with income taxes often eating up a good portion of your profits. There are, however, numerous tax benefits available to businesses that most owners are unaware of. As a restaurant owner, you are probably aware that you have to pay social security and Medicare Read the full article…