Archive for - February, 2015

National Consumer Protection Week

Feb. 27, 2015

March 1-7 is National Consumer Protection Week This week is geared to encourage people and businesses to learn more about avoiding scams and understanding consumer rights.  Identity theft is the […]

Tips for women starting a business

Feb. 19, 2015

Starting a business can be a difficult endeavor, sometimes even more so for women. Bruce Bechhold gives tips for women starting a business in Women’s Journal News.

Missing W-2s? The IRS can help

Feb. 13, 2015

IRS can help if you are missing W-2s    Most people receive their W-2 forms by the end of January. Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, shows your income and […]

How do I compute a late payment penalty?

Feb. 12, 2015

There is a late payment penalty if your income taxes are paid after the due date (April 15). Should you save, pay your taxes on time and avoid the penalty, or delay […]

What women should know when starting a business

Feb. 12, 2015

According to the National Women’s Business Council, there are approximately 8 million women-owned businesses in the U.S. Many of which started small by women who wanted the experience of “being […]

IRS program for victims of identity theft

Feb. 12, 2015

IRS program for victims of identity theft In order to to help victims of identity theft, the IRS has issued approximately 1.5 million six-digit Identity Protection PINs for taxpayers to use […]

Be Well: For ACA enrollees, tax time is now

Feb. 10, 2015

Nobody wants to think about tax day, especially when it’s still a few months away. But, this year, there’s another tax-related deadline quickly approaching: Sunday, Feb. 15. ideastream health reporter […]

Embracing the middle market – what is this segment and why is it important?

Feb. 09, 2015

These businesses aren’t your typical mom and pops. But, they aren’t your behemoth corporations either. Partner Tom Scharf discusses Embracing the middle market- what is this segment and why is […]

Upcoming changes for financial statements of nonprofit entities

Feb. 09, 2015

The Financial Accounting Standards Board has reached tentative decisions related to its project, Financial Statements of Not-for Profit-Entities. The objective of this project is to improve financial statement presentation by nonprofit entities […]

If you enrolled in the Marketplace, wait for Form 1095-A before filing your returns

Feb. 06, 2015

According to the IRS, if you are enrolled in a health plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace in 2014, you should wait for Form 1095-A before filing your returns (Health Insurance Marketplace […]