Running on Empty: The Affordable Housing Crisis

Being homeless was never part of John’s life plan.  But in a world where 58,000 veterans are homeless and an additional 1.4 million veterans are at risk of homelessness, his experience with affordable housing is not unique. Tidwell Group wanted to better understand the situation that so many people like John find themselves in, so they sat down with the 65-year-old veteran to learn about how affordable

Tidwell Group announces new partners Todd Fentress, Aram Moore and Kevin Allmandinger as they expand into Columbus.

  2017’s fastest-growing CPA Firm, Tidwell Group, is proud to announce the opening of its Columbus, Ohio office. With this expansion into Columbus, Tidwell Group welcomes three new partners to their team.   In January 2018, Todd

New Tax Reform Bill Impacts Bonus Depreciation Opportunity

This week, Congress passed the first major tax overhaul in years. Tidwell Group has analyzed the tax provisions to share insight on how some tax provisions may impact its clients.   Taxpayers will be able to deduct 100% of the cost of qualified property placed in service after 9/27/2017. However, with tax rates decreasing starting on 1/1/18, tax deductions will have a reduced benefit. Take advantage

Elimination of private-activity bonds would lead to dire consequences for Affordable Housing

On November 2nd, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act introduced in the House of Representatives proposes the elimination of the Bond Program and the effective elimination of the 4% Housing Credit.   We cannot overstate the vital role these programs play in building and preserving affordable housing throughout the nation. While the proposed House Tax Reform Bill appears to retain the much needed low income

Property Damage/Casualty Loss from Recent Natural Disasters

As a reminder for all of our friends and clients with properties in Texas, the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs ("TDHCA") rules require notification of a casualty loss within 30 days of the event. If your multifamily rental property sustained damage from Hurricane Harvey, there is a  "Property Damage from Hurricane Harvey" form required to be completed no later than Sept. 25,

New partners announced as Tidwell Group’s expansion continues

Tidwell Group, one of the nation’s fastest growing accounting and consulting firms, has taken another exciting step in its expansion with the promotion of three new partners in its audit, tax, and consulting groups.