IRS Announces “Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams for 2020

It’s unfortunate but criminals use crises as the time to increase their attempts to scam the unsuspecting and vulnerable. Any national crisis, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, creates an atmosphere of fear, making people more susceptible to scams. Criminals use this time to get personal financial information and steal your money.  The IRS has announced […]

COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance Information in North Carolina

As COVID-19 continues to spread through North Carolina, keeping people indoors and keeping your business closed or at reduced functionality, you may be having to lay people off or even close your doors. To help you navigate how unemployment insurance is affected by COVID-19 and what it means for your business, our CPAs in Raleigh […]

How Long Should You Keep Tax Returns and Business Records?

You know it’s important to hang on to your tax returns, receipts, and financial paperwork, but you also know there has to be a point when you can finally clean out your file cabinet. Is it safe to go ahead and throw out the tax returns from 2012 or should you keep them for a […]

IRS Proposes Regulations on Certain Medical Arrangements

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released proposed regulations regarding the treatment of direct primary care arrangements, health care sharing ministries, and specific government-sponsored health care programs. Here are some of the highlights outlined by our CPA’s in Raleigh. Under section 213 of the Internal Revenue Code individuals are allowed to take an itemized deduction for […]

Updated Economic Impact Payment Information

While the majority of Americans who received an Economic Impact Payment received it via direct deposit, there are around 4 million people who are still waiting and have questions. To help minimize confusion and clear up questions you may have, our accounting firm in Raleigh is working to bring you up to date information. Economic […]

What Is the Consistency Principle

Your financial statements are key to showing the state and solvency of your business. In the event that you want to take out a loan, go public with your company, or look for investors so you can expand, your financial statements and accounting needs to be reviewed. This gives lenders and investors a clear, accurate […]

COVID-19 Small Business Guidance & Loan Information

Since the CARES Act was passed back in March, there have been many questions regarding the SBA loans, the terms that apply, and the businesses that qualify. In these unprecedented times, there has been a lot of new information announced, and our accounting firm wants to share some important advice for small businesses. There have […]

Ultimate Guide to Improve Small Business Cash Flow

As a business owner, you know sales and profits are key to long-term growth and success. However, business cash flow is what gets you through the daily operations and covers you through your lean times so you can pay employees, maintain inventory, and cover emergencies. Converting your sales into accessible cash and minimizing outgoing expenses […]

Avoid Coronavirus Related Scams Tied to Economic Impact Payments

On March 27, 2020, the U.S. House and Senate passed the CARES Act to provide financial benefits to those negatively affected by COVID-19. One of the most popular aspects of the bill, the direct payments to citizens, are expected to begin going out in two to three weeks. Recently, the IRS issued a warning to […]

CARES Act: Key Tax Provisions for Businesses & Individuals

With COVID-19 forcing business closures and massive unemployment, the U.S. government sought to mitigate the negative financial effects as much as possible by passing a stimulus package for individuals, small businesses, and corporations. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed the House of Representatives and the Senate, and was signed into law […]