Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017: What Taxpayers Need to Know

Bryan Pratt By | On December 22, 2017

On December 20, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the act or TCJA). The legislation makes significant changes to the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), including individual, corporate, and gift and estate taxation. The following piece highlights important changes affecting you and suggests potential […]

Market Update for the Month Ending November 30, 2017

The PKA Team By | On December 8, 2017

Another strong month for markets Domestic and international stock markets had a good month. In the U.S., the Dow Jones Industrial Average popped 4.24 percent, the S&P 500 Index climbed 3.07 percent, and Nasdaq Composite gained 2.34 percent. All three indices hit all-time highs during the month. Gains were driven by improving fundamentals. According to […]

Fact vs. Fiction: Tax Bracket Threshhold

Mark Kutzke By | On December 6, 2017

We understand that it can be tricky navigating the world of personal finance. Everyone seems to have an opinion, and it can be hard to know what to believe. Following is another myth in a series created as a way to present and debunk some of the most common financial myths. . Fiction: If you’re on […]