Tax Resources for CPAs

Recent PA DOR Updates

Inflation Reduction Act CPE Essentials 

Stay informed on the impact of new tax changes with webinars on the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. Learn more about the bill and how it affects CPAs. 

Pennsylvania State and Local Tax


Pennsylvania Department of Revenue

Latest Blogs, Articles, and Podcasts

State & Local Tax

  • Approaches to Improving the State Tax Compliance Process

    Sep 19, 2023, 12:25 PM by Matthew D. Melinson, CPA, Samantha To, CPA, and Dan Giorgio, CPA
    The timing of producing state tax returns can be both complex and burdensome. Here are some suggestions to help relieve the stress associated with the process.
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  • Determining Taxable Income for Pa.’s CNIT Can Be Hazy

    Jun 23, 2023, 10:30 AM by Howard R. Sklaroff, CPA
    Howard R. Sklaroff, CPA, takes a close look at the difficulty that arises when applying the Department of Revenue’s standard of federal taxable income before net operating loss and special deductions as a starting point for determining Pennsylvania’s CNIT.
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Federal Tax


Capstan - Tax Saving Opportunities for Tangible Property and Other Fixed Assets

In the face of growing tax code complexity, it's almost impossible to cover every area with in-house resources. For expertise in understanding and applying the myriad of complexities with the Tangible Property regulations and other IRS Code impacting commercial real estate, turn to Capstan Tax Stategies.

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CPA Now Blogs

PICPA-Supported Tax Proposals in Play as Legislative Year Winds Down

Sep 25, 2023
The Pennsylvania General Assembly’s fall session is in full swing. Lawmakers have an array of tax measures potentially still in play as final bills for the year are being considered. Several have all been developed in coordination with the PICPA State Tax Thought Leadership Committee and subcommittees.
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6 Steps to Elevate Tax Season from Good to Great

Aug 14, 2023
For many practices, as soon as one tax season is over, an immediate triage takes place and preparation for the next one starts in the fall. These firms can better position themselves if they take certain actions aimed at reaping the rewards from a tax practice.
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