Getting A Head Start On Business Deductions

By |2021-08-05T21:07:05+00:00August 5th, 2021|Corporate & Partnership Tax, Entrepreneurs, News & Events, Press Releases|

If you are starting up a new business venture as the pandemic abates, or buying an existing business, you may have to answer this question: When is the operation officially opening for business? This may be significant from a tax perspective. Reason: While “ordinary and necessary” business expenses are generally deductible, start-up expenses must be [...]

Four Major Changes in Flex Spending Rules

By |2021-06-10T18:48:24+00:00June 1st, 2021|Entrepreneurs, Individual Tax, News & Events, Press Releases|

New legislation has enhanced the rules for flexible spending accounts (FSAs). Generally, participants in FSSAs will have more flexibility in managing their accounts, albeit temporarily. Key point: Employers may choose to implement the new law changes, but are not required to do so. Background: There are two types of FSAs that employers may offer to [...]

ALERT: You Might Have Been a Target of Unemployment Fraud

By |2021-04-27T17:02:06+00:00April 27th, 2021|Entrepreneurs, Fraud, Individual Tax, News & Events, Payroll & Bookkeeping, Press Releases|

The pandemic has seen a dramatic rise in the instances of Unemployment Fraud in the United States.  The Alabama Department of Labor has confirmed nearly 30,000 cases throughout the state.  We have seen plenty of this type of fraud as well. Businesses and employees are being targeted, with scammers using real names to file unemployment claims [...]

Consolidated Appropriations Act – Updates to PPP, FFCRA, and Payroll

By |2020-12-29T18:38:38+00:00December 22nd, 2020|Corporate & Partnership Tax, Entrepreneurs, Individual Tax, News & Events, Press Releases|

On Monday, December 21, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which is expected to be signed by President Trump in the next several days. This Act provides various forms of COVID-19 related relief, among which are modifications to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan program, as well as a second round of PPP [...]

JMF Listed on Forbes America’s Top Recommended Tax And Accounting Firms For Second Year in a Row

By |2020-12-16T15:32:42+00:00December 16th, 2020|Corporate & Partnership Tax, Entrepreneurs, Individual Tax, News & Events, Press Releases|

Photo Credit: Forbes Magazine For the second year in a row, Forbes Magazine partnered with the independent market research company Statista to create a list of the most recommended firms for tax and accounting services in the United States.  JMF was on the initial list as well, which was published last year. JamisonMoneyFarmer PC is proud to be [...]

Revive Plus – $200m to Alabama small businesses, non-profits

By |2020-11-23T18:16:24+00:00November 20th, 2020|Entrepreneurs, News & Events, Nonprofit, Press Releases|

Governor Kay Ivey has recently announced the establishment the Revive Plus grant program to allocate $200 million in Coronavirus Relief Funds to support citizens, businesses, non-profit, and faith-based organizations in Alabama impacted by COVID-19.  This is in addition to the previous Revive Alabama program.  If you have previously received funding through the Revive Alabama [...]

Big Tax Payoff for Bonus Depreciation

By |2020-07-31T13:25:43+00:00July 31st, 2020|Corporate & Partnership Tax, Entrepreneurs, News & Events, Press Releases|

If your business is starting to emerge from this year’s slumber, you may be inclined to acquire new equipment or other assets to help generate more income. In addition to the Section 179 allowance, which allows your business to expense up to $1.04 million of the cost of assets placed in service in 2020 (subject [...]

REVIVE ALABAMA: COVID-19 Cash Grants for Alabama Small Businesses

By |2020-07-13T20:59:54+00:00July 13th, 2020|Corporate & Partnership Tax, Entrepreneurs, News & Events, Press Releases|

Last week, Governor Ivey announced a $100 million small business grant program for AL small businesses known as Revive Alabama. The program will reimburse small businesses up to a combined $100 million for expenses they have incurred due to operational interruptions caused by the pandemic and related business closures. These grants are being funded with [...]

Tax Ramifications in the Gig Economy

By |2020-07-02T19:06:56+00:00July 7th, 2020|Corporate & Partnership Tax, Entrepreneurs, Individual Tax, News & Events, Press Releases|

Do you pick up riders in your car, rent out a spare room in your summer home or perform various other services for customers? If so, you are likely participating in the “gig economy” that is rapidly growing in popularity around the country. For many people, this is a good way to earn extra money [...]