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Walthall Mentor and Wooster offices move Oct. 20

Oct. 16, 2017

As part of its merger with Rea & Associates, Walthall CPAs will relocate two of its offices on October 20 to current Rea & Associates locations. The Wooster office will […]

IRS announces per diem rates for post-September 30 travel

Oct. 04, 2017

The IRS has announced the special per diem rates that taxpayers may use to reimburse employees for expenses incurred during travel after Sept. 30, 2017. The IRS announces new rates […]

FAFSA doors opened October 1. Should you apply for financial aid?

Oct. 03, 2017

Should you apply for financial aid even if you don’t think your family will qualify? Generally, yes. No matter how high your income or asset base is, your family should […]

Walthall CPAs and Rea & Associates eye Nov. 1 merger date

Sep. 25, 2017

Sept. 25, 2017 | New Philadelphia, Ohio – Rea & Associates Inc., a regional accounting and business consulting firm, has announced its intension to merge in the Cleveland-based firm, Walthall […]

What to do in light of the Equifax data breach

Sep. 15, 2017

Equifax, a national consumer credit reporting agency, recently had a data breach where an estimated 143 million Americans had their personal data stolen – including Social Security numbers, names, addresses, […]

Complaints grow: IRS allowable living standards not realistic

Sep. 14, 2017

In a recent post on the Taxpayer Advocate Service site, National Taxpayer Advocate Nina Olson made the case that the IRS’s standards for assessing a taxpayer’s ability to pay an […]

Disaster relief, tax reform on Congress’ September agenda

Sep. 12, 2017

After the August recess for Congress, lawmakers to expected to quickly pass disaster-relief tax breaks due to the recent hurricanes. Also expected in September are Congressional hearings on tax reform […]

BATTIATO NAMED TO LAKEWOOD CATHOLIC ACADEMY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Aug. 30, 2017

BATTIATO NAMED TO LAKEWOOD CATHOLIC ACADEMY BOARD OF DIRECTORS CLEVELAND — Walthall CPAs is proud to announce that Partner Charles P. Battiato, CPA.CITP, was recently appointed to the Lakewood Catholic […]

FAST NAMED TREASURER OF WOOSTER KIWANIS

Aug. 22, 2017

FAST NAMED TREASURER OF WOOSTER KIWANIS Wooster — Walthall CPAs is proud to announce that Charles S. Fast II, CPA, QuickBooks ProAdvisor, was recently elected treasurer of the Kiwanis Club […]

Over- and underpayment interest rates remain same for third quarter 2017

Aug. 18, 2017

Although the Federal Reserves’ gradual interest rate increases may eventually impact the interest rates that the IRS uses to bill underpayments and pay on overpayments, they have not yet reached […]