Bookkeeping and accounting are often considered the same thing, but learn how bookkeeping and accounting services are different.
Audits have become a common theme across a wide variety of different business sectors as they allow an independent entity to analyze a company’s accounting and financial records to make sure everything is in order. This allows businesses to improve their financial strategies as well as to make sure they are conforming to the Generally […]
The Internal Revenue Service has started sending letters to taxpayers with virtual currency transactions that may have failed to report income and pay the ensuing tax from these transactions or did not report these transactions properly. Why Are The IRS Contacting Virtual Currency Owners? The reasoning behind the IRS sending these letters is part of […]
Unfortunately, the list of tax scams one must be wary of during tax season is fairly lengthy. And, though you should watch out for all the scams on that list, there’s one that is particularly prominent and sneaky, and has subsequently victimized many: ghost tax return preparers. Whether you’ve already finished your taxes this year […]
Each year, the IRS releases its’ “Dirty Dozen,” which is a list of the top 12 tax scams to watch out for. And, this year, the scheme that made the top of the list is certainly one that has fooled many: phishing attacks.
Each year, while in the midst of tax season, taxpayers in North Carolina are warned to be wary of criminals posing as tax agents that carry out different scams. However, with every tax season comes increasingly sophisticated tax schemes, resulting in more and more reports of tax scams each year. In fact, according to a […]
Each year, millions of taxpayers around the country take it upon themselves to navigate through the complexities of tax preparation. However, attempting to prepare one’s taxes without assistance is very similar to attempting to perform surgery on oneself without proper training. This does not apply as much to individuals with simple income tax returns and […]
Technology Changes Over Time Do you remember: Owning a VCR? American Motors (Introducing the Gremlin, the Pacer and the Rambler)? M*A*S*H (the 4077th)? Manually signing a paper copy of your income tax return and mailing it to the IRS? Change happens! And the one thing that we can agree on is that we have a […]
Every so often we hear a television pundit espousing the virtues of a flat tax system. They will say something like “all we need is a flat tax of 17%, or 18% or 19% and it will cover the nation’s budget”. The underlying fallacy of a flat tax system is the assumption that the primary […]
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