Businesses

Extension Deadlines

As of the writing of this post, it is mid-August and the tax extension deadlines are coming up quickly! If you were not able to file your business or personal return timely, you had the opportunity to file for an extension of time to submit your return. The extended deadline for personal tax returns is […]

Of Taxes, Viruses and 2021

A quick update regarding this tax season and ongoing virus concerns… First and foremost, we appreciate your business and look forward to working with you this year! We are flexible and will work with you to get your tax returns prepared in whatever way makes you most comfortable. We have a number of options available […]

Closing Out in 2020

The end of 2020 is fast approaching and we’re getting ever closer to December 31. We’d like to see you have a strong finish to 2020 so you will be well prepared for 2021, since having an accurate picture of what happened in the past will help you prepare for the opportunities that lie ahead. […]

PPP Loan Forgiveness

Just a quick note… The Treasury Department has provided the worksheet to apply for the PPP loan forgiveness. If you have received the PPP Loan to cover your payroll costs during the downturn, please take a look at the worksheet/application and let us know if you have any quiestions. https://home.treasury.gov/system/files/136/3245-0407-SBA-Form-3508-PPP-Forgiveness-Application.pdf   -Heritage Accounting and Tax […]

GA DOL and COVID-19

The Georgia Department of Labor has released this information that may be relevant to you as an employer in Georgia: “In response to the recent development of COVID-19, the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is temporarily suspending in-person requirements for services provided by the agency. In accordance with Governor Kemp’s recommendation, the GDOL is providing […]

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

A quick update regarding the COVID-19 Coronavirus: First of all, we understand your concerns and will work with you to prepare your returns. Also, yes, we’re open and we will remain open throughout the tax filing season (now extended to July 15). And we are still making appointments for anyone who needs one. We are […]

Starting With A Strong Finish

As you head into a new year, you also have a lot of new opportunities for your business. But how do you know if you’re well-positioned to take advantage of these opportunities? The best thing you can do for your business this coming year is to be sure you know how you finished up last […]

In Thanksgiving

The holiday season is upon us, and it brings with it all the busyness and anxiety of meals to prepare, family and friends to entertain, shopping to accomplish and more. In the midst of all this, be sure to take some time to look around at all you have. If you’re anything like me, you’ll […]

Mileage!

QUESTION: Can you take mileage as a tax deduction? ANSWER: Yes, but… If you use your vehicle to travel around for work, you are able to take a flat rate for each mile you put on your car as a tax deduction. However, there are certain considerations to be sure you are aware of first. […]

Meals!

Here’s good news for business meals: the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) removed the “directly related and associated with” requirements from business meals. This means that business meals are once again subject to the “ordinary and necessary” business expense rules. You’re going to like these rules more than the old ones. Restaurants and Bars […]