Don’t Feel Bad…Most Americans Struggle With Tax Concepts

Are you pulling your hair out right now trying to figure out a tax deduction from a credit?  Or worse, do I need file a separate business tax form for your new LLC?  According to a recent NerdWallet survey, you are not alone. Out of eight questions about IRS rules for common deductions, retirement, and [...]

How to Bridge a Retirement Shortfall

People are living longer these days than they did five, 10 or 20 years ago. Of course, that is good news, but it also means that you may have to provide a bigger cushion in retirement than you had initially intended. What’s more, uncertainty over future Social Security benefits as baby boomers continue to swell [...]

IRS Selects Private Tax Collectors

The IRS, the nation’s tax collection agency, has identified a select group of four private contractors that will begin collecting federal tax debts during the 2016 tax return filing season. Background: Under the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act of 2015, a highway spending measure, the IRS can assign private companies to collect taxes on [...]

ATTN There is a new I-9 Form That Must be Used by Employers

Employers are reminded that on November 14, 2016, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released an updated version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. Employers were required to begin use of the revised Form I-9 on January 22, 2017. Employers that fail to use Form I-9 (rev. 11/14/2016) on or after January 22, [...]

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