Happy New Year! With the recent passing of the PATH Act, many temporary tax laws have been made permanent. Other popular tax laws have been extended through 2016 and beyond. A recap of the more commonly used tax benefits in this new tax law is summarized for you here. Also included is a new legally required debt collection practice for the IRS and a recap of standard mileage rates for use in 2016. All this and a reminder to start collecting your 2015 tax information round out this month’s newsletter.