Nebraska recently released new guidance for how couples in same-sex marriage will file Nebraska tax returns.
Can a person in a same-sex marriage file their Nebraska tax return as married? The short answer is: no.
Thirty states now recognize same-sex marriage. How does this affect state tax returns?
At long last, we have guidance from Nebraska relating to same-sex marriage. As I expected, the Nebraska Department of Revenue says couples in same-sex marriages CANNOT file their Nebraska tax return as married. Nebraska’s revenue statutes say taxpayers must use the same filing status on their Nebraska return as they used on their federal return. […]
Tax rates in Nebraska will decrease slightly in 2013.
Nebraska is changing its 529 Savings Plan for college expenses, adding an investment option that will operate similar to a bank account. This option will allow people to shield their money from market losses. 529 plans are a great way to save for college expenses. No federal tax deduction is available for contributions to a […]
Flood victims in parts of Nebraska and Missouri have been granted tax relief from the IRS. The relief comes in the form of pushing back certain filing deadlines that fell over the summer, as well as providing relief from penalties and interest. The affected counties in Nebraska are Boyd, Burt, Cass, Dakota, Dixon, Douglas, Knox, […]
Some regional tax news from the National Association of Enrolled Agents: Kansas Revenues $47 Million More in May than Anticipated On May 31, the Kansas Department of Revenue announced the state collected $445.3 million in revenue in May, exceeding estimates by $47 million, or 11.8 percent. The total puts revenue to date for fiscal year […]
A bill that authorizes the Nebraska Department of Revenue to go after non-filers and people who under-report income has referred to the Nebraska Legislature’s Revenue Committee. From the National Association of Enrolled Agents: The bill provides that the Department of Revenue may contract to procure products and services to develop, deploy or administer systems or […]