File early to avoid tax identity theft

January 26, 2016

If you’re like many Americans, you may not start thinking about filing your tax return until the April 15 deadline (this year, April 18) is just a few weeks — or perhaps even just a few days — away. But there’s another date you Read more

The IRS May Put You on Hold

January 22, 2016

During the tax preparation season, business owners, individual taxpayers, and CPAs often have questions for the IRS. If you need to call the agency, be prepared for a long wait. Increased tax code complexity plus budget Read more

Substantiating Charitable Contributions

January 14, 2016

In order to substantiate monetary charitable contributions, you must have either a bank record of the contributions or a written acknowledgement from the organization. Cancelled checks are the easiest way to Read more