Becky concentrates her accounting and income taxation practice on real estate owners and managers, manufacturers, retailers, photographers and non-profits. She is a member of the Illinois CPA Society, AICPA and served on the Board of Directors of Commercial Real Estate Executive Women of Chicago (CREW).
Becky began her career in 1990 after graduating from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy. She received a Master of Science in Taxation from DePaul University in 2006. Prior to joining the firm in 2001, Becky spent 11 years at Deloitte & Touche LLP as a Senior Manager in the Assurance and Advisory Services Group.
Becky currently lives in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago. Becky loves traveling and has been to six of the seven continents. She also enjoys reading, cycling, and attending theatre, live music, and sporting events in Chicago and across the country.
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It’s been said that timing is everything. With the reduction of individual income tax rates under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, now may be the right time to convert a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA.
The Section 179 deduction has long provided a tax windfall to businesses, enabling them to claim immediate deductions for qualified assets, instead of depreciating them over time. For 2019, the maximum deduction is $1.02 million, subject to a phaseout rule if more than $2.55 million of eligible property is placed in service during the tax year. Even better, the Sec. 179 deduction isn’t the only avenue for immediate tax write-offs for assets such as machinery and equipment. Under the 100% bonus depreciation tax break, the entire cost of eligible assets placed in service in 2019 can be written off this year. Contact us to learn how your business can maximize the deductions.
Business owners have been engaging in bartering transactions for hundreds of years. But if your company trades goods or services today, be aware there are tax consequences.