American Business
Articles of Interest
Week of January 29th, 2018

New Year ... New Articles of Interest

Poet Billy Collins Describes His Childhood and Shares Two Unpublished Poems
The Wall Street Journal , Billy Collins, October 17th, 2017

This article resonated with me in a number of ways. I can remember my grandfather always has a money clip full of cash (in good times and bad).

How the Tax Code Rewrite Favors Real Estate Over Art
The New York Times , Paul Sullivan, January 12th, 2018

Interesting article about how different asset classes are treated differently from a tax free exchange basis.

How to Write Off Donations Under the New Tax Plan: Consider ‘Bunching’
The New York Times , Ann Carrns, December 20th, 2017

Some different planning options open up due to the new tax law. Donor advised funds will experience a greater inflow.