Monthly Archives: March 2015

IRS impersonation scams prey on taxpayers

The FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection is advising consumers about a tax scam that has resulted in an “explosion of complaints about callers who claim to be IRS agents – but are not.” These IRS impersonation scams count on people’s … Continue reading

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QuickBooks Online Goes on the Road

If you do business outside of your office walls, you need remote access to QuickBooks Online. You can have it. One of QuickBooks Online’s most compelling benefits is its portability. While its desktop counterparts remain chained to your desktop PC … Continue reading

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Consider a buy-sell agreement for your business

Marriages end, and so do business ventures. If your business is owned by two or more persons, a buy-sell agreement is one of the most important legal documents your business can have. This document provides for the “buyout” of an … Continue reading

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Your social security benefits may be taxable

Did you sign up for social security benefits last year? If so, you may have questions about how those payments are taxed on your federal income tax return. The good news is the formula is the same as prior years. … Continue reading

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Change in tax treatment of health insurance reimbursements

In the past, you may have chosen to reimburse your employees for health insurance premiums instead of establishing a group health insurance plan. Those payments were typically made as part of an employer payment plan and were generally tax-free. Under … Continue reading

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