Does Filing My Tax Return Early Make Sense?

Posted on Thursday, January 01, 2015

Although individual income tax returns don't have to be filed until April 15, taxpayers who file early get their refunds a lot sooner. The IRS begins

2015 Standard Mileage Rates

Posted on Wednesday, December 31, 2014

The IRS has released the standard mileage rates for 2015.  Beginning on January 1, 2015 mileage rates are as follows: 57.5 cents per mile for business (56

What Is A Substitute For Return?

Posted on Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Under Code Sec. 6020, the IRS has the authority to prepare and file a substitute tax return for a taxpayer who fails to file a timely return. If a taxpayer does

Payroll Tax Information - 2014

Posted on Thursday, December 18, 2014

Payroll Tax Information

Placing Assets in Service

Posted on Thursday, December 18, 2014

Depreciation is a reasonable allowance for wear and tear on property used in a trade or business or for the production of income. Property is depreciable if it

Obamacare for Nonprofits

Posted on Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Although Obamacare (Affordable Care Act or ACA) was signed into law over three years ago, there is still much confusion over its requirements. 

Timing Payments To Maximize Year End Tax Benefits

Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2014

When accelerating or deferring income or expenses at year end as part of an overall tax strategy, certain timing rules become critical. So does the ability to

Preparing For Affordable Care Act Filing Requirements

Posted on Friday, December 05, 2014

The upcoming filing season is expected to be challenging for taxpayers and the IRS as new requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Local Frauds

Posted on Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Think fraud cannot happen in your organization?  Here’s a look at some local frauds that have occurred over the past few years. The

Post-Election Congress Grapples With Extenders As Lawmakers Plan For 2015

Posted on Tuesday, December 02, 2014

The results of the mid-term elections create a new dynamic in Congress with Republicans poised to take control of both the House and Senate in January.

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