Individuals

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 […]

Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

UPDATE 07/22/21: A quick public service announcement: The Child Tax Credit scams have already started. Remember, the IRS will not initiate contact through email or text, so do not click on any links or download anything you aren’t expecting. Additionally, if you’d like to opt out of the advance, it may be easiest for you […]

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 […]

Recovery Rebates

You may have noticed an extra $600 or more in your bank account recently. That’s because Congress passed several new measures into law, one of them being an additional advanced rebate, after the initial $1,200 payments that were sent out earlier in 2020.¬†The bill provides a second round of payments to taxpayers of $600 per […]

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 […]

When Should I expect My Refund?

Are you (like many Americans) starting to think about the upcoming tax season and when you’ll get your IRS income tax refund? The tax reform law that took effect in early 2018 will still have an effect on many Americans, with the tax returns they file from January through April 15, 2020 affecting the amount […]

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 […]

Tax Tables

The IRS has released some updated rates and information for 2019, including tax rates adjusted for inflation. If you like that sort of thing, you can read all about it here. For a brief synopsis of the new tax tables for individual, we have them here and below. Yes, that is a brief synopsis. Have […]

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. […]

Scammers and Scams

Like it or not, all of us have some kind of sensitive information floating out there on the internet, especially if we file taxes.¬†However, most (if not all) of this information is locked tightly away behind excellent security and encryption. Most identity thieves are aware of this, and rather than attempting to force their way […]