Tax Reform Creates New Benefit for Self-Employed

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created a new tax deduction – of up to 20% – for pass-through entities, which include certain independent contractors. The provision, codified as new Internal Revenue Code section 199A, applies for tax years beginning after December 31, 2017, but before January 1, 2026.

CLICK HERE for an article we wrote for Tax Notes that analyzes the new Code section 199A deduction as it applies to independent contractors.