Filing Taxes After the Death of your Parent

We are sorry for any loss you have had.  Having gone through the loss of parents recently, we understand what you are experiencing.  This will seem hard but hopefully this overview will get you through the process. When any taxpayer dies, a final tax return should be...

Tax Reform is probably real

With Trump as President and with a Republican House and Senate, there is likely going to be broad agreement on tax reform. Here is what appears to be likely, though proposals are somewhat fluid: The corporate tax rate will be lowered to as low as 15%.  If this...

IRS FORMS 1099-MISC DUE EARLY IN 2017

For small business owners, you should be aware that the IRS has moved up the filing due date for 1099-MISC forms that report non-employee compensation in Box 7.  The new due date is January 31st, the same as the date the forms are supposed to be issued to recipients....

Another IRS Related Pfishing Scam

Well, I am getting tired of writing about these pfishing scams but the info needs to get out as new scams arise. We get calls here all the time regarding phone calls from scumbags professing to be from the IRS and demanding immediate payment, usually accompanied by a...