RSS Feed Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Which Educator Expenses Are Tax Deductible? Teachers and other educators should remember that they can deduct certain unreimbursed expenses such as classroom supplies, training, and travel on their tax returns to reduce the amount of tax owed. Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Retirement Plan Options for Small Businesses Employer-sponsored retirement plans are a key component of retirement savings. If you're like many small business owners in the United States, you may be considering the various retirement plan options available for your company. Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Opting Out of the Monthly Child Tax Credit Payment While many families will benefit from the extra money deposited into their bank accounts, some may want to opt out and instead take the Child Tax Credit when they file their tax return next spring. Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Minimizing Capital Gains Tax on Sale of a Home Learn how to avoid capital gains tax and why home improvements that qualify for the residential energy property credit can make a difference when selling your home. Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Key Tax Changes Could Affect Your Tax Situation in 2021 Key tax provisions in the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 could affect your tax situation. Here's what you need to know. Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 What Is the Net Investment Income Tax? The Net Investment Income Tax tends to affect wealthier individuals, but in certain circumstances, it can affect moderate-income taxpayers too. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Small Business: Understanding Payroll Expenses Whether you're a small business owner who is just starting or one who has been in business for a while - ready to hire an employee or two - here is what you should know about withholding, reporting, and paying employment taxes. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Settling Tax Debt With an IRS Offer in Compromise If you owe money to the IRS, an offer in compromise could be the answer. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Employee Relocation: What Happens to Your Home? Employees and small business owners often have questions about what to do with an employee's home - and what the tax consequences might be - when they move to a new job location. Here are some answers. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Advance Child Tax Credit Payments Start This Month More than 36 million American families may be eligible to receive monthly Child Tax Credit payments starting July 15, 2021. Here's what families need to know. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 How to make travel deductible for Business How to legally deduct your travel for business Thu, 21 Nov 2013 09:00:00 -0600 Fiscal Cliff Tax Bill Details This may be more than you wanted to know, but it's a pretty good summary of the tax impacts of the recent "fiscal cliff" deal. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 09:00:00 -0600 Quick Easy Checklist for Year-End Taxes Thu, 05 Jan 2012 09:00:00 -0600 Critical Year-End Tax Issues for Small Businesses Fri, 30 Dec 2011 09:00:00 -0600 New Idaho Unemployment Law: Some Bad News, and some Good News Tue, 21 Jun 2011 09:00:00 -0500 Understanding Business Entity Types Thu, 21 Apr 2011 09:00:00 -0500 Using your Car for Business? Grab These Deductions Tue, 22 Mar 2011 09:00:00 -0500 What Should I keep in order to Prepare my Taxes? Tue, 01 Mar 2011 09:00:00 -0600 Getting Paid on Time Tue, 15 Feb 2011 09:00:00 -0600 Higher Education Credits Mon, 07 Feb 2011 09:00:00 -0600 Depreciation: New & Improved Rules, and What it Means for your Business Mon, 31 Jan 2011 09:00:00 -0600 How to Deduct Mixed-Use Expenses: As seen in the CDA Press 1/23/11 Mon, 24 Jan 2011 09:00:00 -0600 The Business Owner's Challenge Mon, 17 Jan 2011 09:00:00 -0600 Do I have to keep THIS?!? 1/ 9/11 Mon, 10 Jan 2011 09:00:00 -0600 Tax Tips - as published in the CDA Press on Sunday, 1/2/2011 Mon, 03 Jan 2011 09:00:00 -0600 The new 1099 form "Disaster in Waiting" Tue, 30 Nov 2010 09:00:00 -0600 I Just Converted my Traditional IRA to a Roth I Converted my Traditional IRA to a Roth today. Wed, 25 Aug 2010 09:00:00 -0500 The Importance of Offsite Backups Backing up your QuickBooks file and other critical business and financial data is critical. It can also be simple, quick and painless. Thu, 22 Jul 2010 09:00:00 -0500 Employer Tax Savings from HIRE Act Please contact us if you have additional questions! Tue, 15 Jun 2010 09:00:00 -0500 Our New "Groups" Page on Facebook If you're a business owner, and you're on Facebook, we have a group for you! It's North Idaho Business Owners. Please check it out. We will regularly update with relevant information and news. Tue, 01 Sep 2009 09:00:00 -0500 The Secret to Saving Money Tue, 04 Aug 2009 09:00:00 -0500 Outsource your payroll &/or bookkeeping tasks today, along with the associated STRESS!! Keeping up on payroll and bookkeeping tasks is a lot of work, not to mention stressful. Outsource today! We make the process simple and painless! Thu, 02 Jul 2009 09:00:00 -0500 Useful Info, news, tidbits, etc. Wed, 17 Jun 2009 09:00:00 -0500 Deducting Travel Expenses for Business Wed, 17 Jun 2009 09:00:00 -0500