Category: General

FAQs about Deducting Interest on Home Loans under the New Tax Law

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) changes the rules for deducting interest on home loans. Most homeowners will be unaffected because favorable grandfather provisions will keep the prior-law rules for home acquisition debt in place…

The pass-through provisions of the TCJA: The devil is in the details

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has been touted for cutting the corporate tax rate, but the law also contains some valuable goodies for smaller businesses that operate as pass-through entities, including partnerships, limited…

The Post Office Can Help You Improve Sales

Despite the popularity of e-marketing, direct mail still works for many companies, but how well it works depends on a number of variables. It’s a game of percentages. Here are six tips to help improve your…

Rx for Itemizing Medical Expenses

Medical expenses can be costly — and they’re not always covered by insurance. But there may be a silver lining: You may be able to claim an itemized deduction for the amounts you pay for medical,…

Are Roth IRAs Still Beneficial under the New Tax Law?

The Roth IRA remains an attractive retirement planning vehicle for many individuals after the changes made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). Here’s what you need to know about Roth IRAs and Roth IRA…

Important Tax Figures for 2018

Every year, the dollar amounts allowed for various federal tax benefits are subject to change based on inflation adjustments and legislation. Here are some important tax figures for 2018, compared with 2017, including the estate…

Scam Alert: IRS Urges Taxpayers to Watch Out for Erroneous Refunds

Beware of Fake Calls to Return Money to a Collection Agency IR-2018-27, Feb. 13, 2018   WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today warned taxpayers of a quickly growing scam involving erroneous tax refunds being…

Ethical Sales Is Not an Oxymoron

You know you’re operating a reputable business, but is that the impression your sales force is leaving with potential customers? Or is your sales team willing to say whatever it takes to seal the deal? In…

Don’t Overlook a Roth IRA if You Are Self-Employed

Saving for retirement on a tax-advantaged basis should be on nearly everyone’s financial “to do” list. Making contributions to a Roth IRA is one tax-wise way to save, because you can take withdrawals after age 59…

Misc 1099 Forms

Download 1099-MISC 2017 Template Download Payments Requiring the Issuance of Form 1099-Misc