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Economic impact payments: What you need to know

Check IRS.gov for the latest information: No action needed by most people at this time IR-2020-61, March 30, 2020   Click Here for the FAQ on the IRS website. WASHINGTON – The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of...

Taxpayers should remember these tips when searching for a tax preparer

The tax filing season is upon us, and many people will be looking for someone to help them file a tax return. These taxpayers should choose their tax return preparer wisely. This is because it’s ultimately the taxpayer who is responsible for all the information on...

IRS opens 2019 tax filing season for individual filers on Jan. 27

The Internal Revenue Service confirmed that the nation’s tax season will start for individual tax return filers on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, when the tax agency will begin accepting and processing 2019 tax year returns. The deadline to file 2019 tax returns and pay any...

IRS issues standard mileage rates for 2020

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2020 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. Beginning on Jan. 1, 2020, the standard mileage...

How the New Tax Law May Affect your Retirement Plans

Bear says: “Why retire? I really like coming to work with Dad every day and meeting all our friends”. Boo says: “You are retired. I do all the work”. Estate Tax Exemption: Congress increased the amount that you can leave, or gift, to your heirs tax free to about $10...

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

On December 22, 2017, legislation put into effect the most sweeping tax since the Tax Reform Act of 1986 was signed into law. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) makes small reductions to income tax rates for most individual tax brackets. The TCJA includes...

NEW LOCATION!

Guess What! We have some very Exciting News!!  WE ARE MOVING BACK HOME! Where is Home you may be asking?? After nearly 20 years, our firm is moving just a little over one block away. We are happy to be returning to our original location, our old yellow house at 252...

Easy ways to pay taxes

The IRS offers several payment options where taxpayers can pay immediately or arrange to pay in installments. Taxpayers should not ignore a bill from the IRS because as more time passes, interest and penalties accumulate. Here are some ways to make payments: Direct...

Tips To Keep in Mind on Income Taxes and Selling a Home

Taxpayers who sell a home may qualify to exclude from their income all or part of any gain from the sale. Below are some things taxpayers should keep in mind when selling a home: Ownership and use. To claim the exclusion, the homeowner must meet the ownership and use...

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