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Tax Tips

Small Business Owners • Winter 2018

  • The party’s over: Deduction for entertainment expenses no longer allowed
  • To be or not to be: What type of business is best?
  • Is your pay reasonable? Maybe it’s time to reexamine
  • Vehicle depreciation: Higher deduction allowed
  • Employee achievement awards: Are they deductible?
  • Employee vs. independent contractor
  • What are leasehold improvements? New law oversight

Keeping You Informed • Winter 2018

  • Tax credit for children and qualifying dependents: How much are you eligible for?
  • Disabled? An ABLE account can help you save
  • Income taxes: Check your withholding to avoid surprises
  • Combat-zone workers: Certain income not excludable
  • Charitable contributions: Donate via your IRA
  • Out-of-pocket business expenses: Ask your employer to set up an accountable reimbursement plan instead
  • Schedule A deductions: New law instills limitation
  • Post-2018 alimony agreements: Irrelevant for tax purposes

Keeping You Informed • Summer 2019

  • Health Savings Accounts: A closer look at the benefits
  • Using An IRA To Make Charitable Contributions: A tax-free way to help your favorite cause
  • Turning 70-1/2? Don’t forget about your RMD
  • W-4 Mid-Year Checkup: Reviewing your estimates
  • Getting Married or Divorced? Things you need to know when changing your name or address
  • Making Home Improvements? Rules for deducting interest on home equity debt

Small Business Owners • Summer 2019

  • Reasonable Compensation: Is Your S Corp paying you enough?
  • Qualified Small Employer Health Reimbursement Arrangements: What to look for and how to protect yourself
  • Hiring Family Members: Tax-saving strategies
  • Choosing the Right Retirement Plan: Ask yourself three simple questions
  • Tax-free Reimbursements of Business Expenses: Accountable plan basics
  • Working in the Gig Economy: Tax tips for ride-sharing drivers