Tax Changes: The Good, Bad and Quirky

Tax Changes: The Good, Bad and Quirky

Arkansas Business asked a panel of tax experts for insights on the new code, which was signed by President Donald J. Trump in late December. After hitting the highlights, they delved into provisions that surprised them.
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Biggest Deals of 2017: Arkansas Transactions Soar 50 Percent, Reach $14.7B

Tax reform expected to increase pace, size of acquisitions in 2018.
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Arkansas States University Sees New Opportunities to Advance Diversity

Maurice Gipson, on the job for three years at Arkansas State University, now has seat at the head table.
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