January 2, 2019
Tax Tip Tuesday Financial Blog Post

Tax Benefits By Using Qualified Opportunity Zones

A couple of weeks ago in my 18 Last Minute Tax Tips for 2018, I mentioned utilizing a new tactic called Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZ). Investing in one of these zones is meant to help create jobs and spur economic development in distressed communities while providing a tax benefit to you. Making this investment may allow you to defer paying capital gains taxes if your investment meets certain criteria.
December 27, 2018
Tax Tip Tuesday Financial Blog Post

Protect Your Accounts from Cybercriminal Activity with Smarter Passwords

As we head into the New Year, it may be time to give you online accounts a new password. The IRS urges everyone to review passwords and incorporate stronger standards to protect your accounts. In doing so you can help combat the impact cybercriminals have on the world wide web, as strong passwords help protect accounts from cybercriminal activity. Building a better password is as easy as one, two, three.
December 18, 2018
Tax Tip Tuesday Financial Blog Post

Protecting Employees from W-2 Identity Theft

As a small business owner, protecting your employees’ information is always important. However, with an ever-increasing wave of identity theft sweeping the country, the IRS wants you to beware of W-2 scams. 
December 11, 2018
18 Last-minute Tax Tips for 2108 with Big Benefits

18 Last-minute Tax Tips for 2108 with Benefits in 2019

Over the last few months, we’ve busily been working to help our clients make the most out of the new tax law. Today, I’m offering you my top 18 tax tips for 2018 based on my months and months of study. Perhaps some of these could help save you thousands, possibly even hundreds of thousands of dollars if you do them before the year-end. But don’t wait!
December 4, 2018
Tax Tip Tuesday Financial Blog Post

Tax Breaks for College Tuition Using These IRS Tax Credit Options

If you are among the millions of people are paying for higher education, there might be tax breaks for college tuition when you use the American Opportunity Credit or the Lifetime Learning Credit. You, your spouse, or dependent may be eligible for these tax benefits on post-high school coursework, not just traditional 4-year college.
October 29, 2018
Tax Tip Tuesday Financial Blog Post

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Changes Small Business Owners Must Know

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passes last December brought about many changes for small business owners. One of those changes affects fringe benefits, which in turn can affect your bottom line as well as your employees’ deductions.