Latest IRS Data Book Shows Jump in Higher-Income/Small Business Audit Rates

  • April 2, 2012

The just-released 2011 IRS Data Book provides statistical information on IRS examinations, collections and other activities for the most recent fiscal...

How Do I Guard Against Taxpayer Identity Theft?

  • March 1, 2012

The number of tax return-related identity theft incidents has almost doubled in the past three years to well over half a...

Coming Soon: Greater Tax-Wise Retirement Options

  • March 1, 2012

Retired employees often start taking benefits by age 65 and, under the minimum distribution rules, must begin taking distributions from their...

Payroll Tax Holiday Extended for All of 2012

  • March 1, 2012

On February 22, President Obama signed the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012. The new law extends...

Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012

  • February 27, 2012

On February 22nd, President Obama signed into law a much anticipated extension of the employee side payroll tax cut through the...

What Tax Breaks Come with Raising a Child?

  • February 22, 2012

To read more about Young Children and Tax Credits, click on the article written by Shelly Toft: Young Children and Tax...

Congress Begins Work on Payroll Tax Extension as White House Unveils New Proposals

  • February 2, 2012

The fate of the employee-side payroll tax cut along with a host of tax extenders and other expired provisions could be...

Sweeping New IRS ‘Repair Regulations’ Impact Most Businesses

  • February 2, 2012

The IRS has released much-anticipated temporary and proposed regulations on the capitalization of costs incurred for tangible property. They impact how...

A Guide to Gift and Estate Planning

  • January 25, 2012

written by Brenda Logsdon In the following guide you will find an assortment of recommendations to reduce or shift value from...