Expert Tips for Organizing Your Documents for Tax Season

As tax preparers, we know just how exhaustive the list of necessary tax documents can be. Depending on your tax situation, you may find yourself trying to assemble and organize hundreds or even thousands of different pieces of paperwork before you can even begin to file. If you’ve found yourself...

Why You Should Have the Same Accountant Do Your Taxes and Your Books

Most business owners know the benefits of entrusting their books and their tax returns to professional accountants. Doing so allows them to focus more of their time on the day-to-day needs of operating a business, and ensures greater accuracy on their financials. But fewer business owners realize that entrusting both...

4 Simple Ways to Reduce Your 2019 Taxes before the Year Ends

When tax season begins, most taxpayers are asking the same question: “How can I reduce the amount I owe in taxes?” However, the best time to ask this question is not after you begin receiving your tax documents in 2020—it’s before 2019 even ends. Most of the ways you can...

How to Get an IP PIN and Protect Yourself from Tax Scams

Tax scams claim more and more victims each year, forcing taxpayers to deal with the headaches of rectifying fraudulent tax returns filed in their names. Every year, the IRS pushes to educate and protect taxpayers from these scams, typically focusing on helping taxpayers to recognize the signs of a scam...

5 Tax-Related Tasks for New Business Owners

Setting up a new business requires a lot of work—and that’s before you even open your doors. From registering your business to getting all the right paperwork in order, there’s a lot to do. Not least among these are tasks related to your new business’s taxes. Business taxes are significantly...