It May Be Time for a Quick “Check-Up”

Did you: have either a large balance due or refund received on your 2023 tax return change jobs the beginning of 2024 change your marital status this year? If so, we recommend contacting your tax preparer to see if any adjustments may need to be made to the taxes...

Be Sure to Check Your Paystub During the Year

“Surprises” on employee paychecks, though generally infrequent, do occur.  A few items to check throughout the year on your paystub to be sure your payroll company is reporting income and deductions accurately per your instructions throughout the year: Are your...

Still Waiting on Your 2023 US Tax Refund?

Most federal tax refunds are issued by the IRS within 21 days of filing a tax return.  However, there are infrequent situations when the IRS needs more time than normal to review a tax return and issue a refund.  The IRS has a simple to use tool on their website for...

Need to Pay Quarterly Estimated Tax Payments?

The IRS offers a quick and easy way to make your quarterly estimated tax payments online using their Direct Pay tool: https://www.irs.gov/payments/direct-pay Taxpayers can make a variety of tax federal payments via this IRS on-line payment tool, such as tax return...

Tax FAQs: Per Diem Rates and Sales Tax

Here are some commonly asked tax questions we received lately along with our responses: Q: I’ll be traveling abroad for business soon and want to base my deduction for meals on the Per Diem rates instead of keeping track of all my meal receipts.  Where can I find the...