Category: Announcements

February – March 2017 Tax Filing Deadlines & News You Need to Know

February 2017 tax filing reminders

Mark your calendar: it’s time to mark your calendar for these 2017 tax filing deadlines:

Tax Savers, Social Media and Credit Scores

From tax savers and social media tools for your business, to how to protect your credit score, here are tips and news you can use.

3 Simple Steps to Start Growing Your Savings

You’ve probably heard the expression, “a penny saved is a penny earned.” Ben Franklin’s simple guidance has provided the foundation for savings plans for generations of Americans. His advice remains sound today, but economic conditions and financial demands may cause

Rising Interest Rates – What You Need to Know

Rising interest rates

Will rising interest rates affect you? For almost the entire past decade, interest rates held steady at near-zero levels. Then, in mid-December 2015, the Federal Reserve raised rates by one-quarter percentage point. Market watchers and economists expect further rate increases

Last Minute Tax Saving Strategies

That ticking you hear is the tax clock winding down – quickly. There is only a very short time left to cut your taxes for 2015. Here are last minute tax saving strategies you can still make before year-end.

Charity Scams: IRS Issues Another Warning

The IRS has once again issued an alert for scams relating to fake charities. This time the fraudsters are looking to profit from the severe flooding in South Carolina that led to the declaration of a federal disaster area. If

IRS publishes 2016 HSA contribution limits

The IRS recently announced inflation-adjusted contribution limits for health savings accounts (HSAs) for 2016. HSAs are a combination of a high-deductible health insurance plan and a savings account in which you set aside pretax dollars that can be withdrawn tax-free

Tax filing reminder: July 31, 2015

July 31 is the deadline for filing 2015 retirement or employee benefit returns (5500 series) for plans on a calendar year. If you need help, please give our office a call.

To grow or not to grow? That’s a business question

To grow or not to grow is a decision most successful small businesses face at some point. There can be opportunity and profit in growth, but there can be perils and risks as well. What should you as a business

Tax Filing Deadlines April 2015

Wednesday, April 15, is the deadline for filing certain returns and taking certain tax-related actions. The following are the major tax filing deadlines.