January 16, 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) enhances some tax breaks for businesses while reducing or eliminating others. One break it enhances — temporarily — is bonus depreciation. While most TCJA provisions go into effect for the 2018 tax year, you might be able to benefit from the bonus depreciation enhancements when you file your 2017 tax return.
January 9, 2018
The IRS has just announced that it will begin accepting 2017 income tax returns on January 29. You may be more concerned about the April 17 filing deadline, or even the extended deadline of October 15 (if you file for an extension by April 17). But it can be a good idea to file as close to January 29 as possible: Doing so helps protect you from tax identity theft.
December 26, 2017
The recently passed tax reform bill, commonly referred to as the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" (TCJA), is the most expansive federal tax legislation since 1986. It includes a multitude of provisions that will have a major impact on businesses.
December 15, 2017
Your company can lower its fraud risks by implementing various policies and procedures. A strong control system reduces the opportunity to commit fraud, making it harder for dishonest people to steal assets, engage in corrupt business practices or manipulate your company’s financial statements.
December 7, 2017
Listing of key tax-related deadlines for businesses and other employers for the first quarter of 2018.
November 29, 2017
If you decide to give gift cards this year, take steps to protect them. Buy cards only from reputable retailers and avoid buying them off open racks that are easily accessible to fraud perpetrators.
November 22, 2017
One important step to both reducing taxes and saving for retirement is to contribute to a tax-advantaged retirement plan. If your employer offers a 401(k) plan, contributing to that is likely your best first step.
June 8, 2016 Lori Dille
Good news for small organizations applying for 501(c)(3) status