December 13, 2018

2018 Year End Newsletter

Due to major tax reform enacted in December 2017, tax planning is more crucial than ever, and we’re here to help. There’s still time before the year ends to take advantage of this new legislation and maximize opportunities for tax … Continue reading

December 22, 2017

Tax Reform Digest 2017

In case you missed it (you probably didn’t), Congress has just passed the biggest tax reform bill since 1986, and tax liabilities for everyone are about change. We believe it’s critical that you understand how this affects you, your family, your business, … Continue reading

October 10, 2017

Disaster Tax Relief

On September 29th, President Trump signed the Disaster Tax Relief Act, intended to “provide targeted tax relief for taxpayers impacted by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.” This new law addresses the immediate needs of disaster victims as they rebuild their homes and … Continue reading

September 22, 2017

Recovering from a flood

In light of recent events (Hurricane Harvey, specifically), we thought it would be helpful to share these resources on disaster recovery. When a house floods, it’s the places you can’t see (under floors, inside of walls, behind cabinets) that are most … Continue reading

September 18, 2017

Helping through Harvey

Desroches Partners is firmly at your side For many of us in Houston and along the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Harvey was a new experience, and one we could have done without. We will likely be dealing with its repercussions for … Continue reading

September 13, 2017

Hardship Distributions and Plan Loans

Internal Revenue Service Announcement 2017-11 eases the requirements for loans and hardship distributions from qualified employer retirement plans for participants who have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey. A distribution to a current or former employee from a tax-qualified retirement plan … Continue reading