marshallcpafirm.com RSS Feed http://marshallcpafirm.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Tax Withholding for Seasonal and Part-Time Employees http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#2 Part-time and seasonal employees are subject to the same tax withholding rules that apply to other employees. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#2 Tax Return Tips for Last-Minute Filers http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#1 If you've been procrastinating about filing your tax return this year, here are some tips that might help. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#1 Saving for Education: Understanding 529 Plans http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#3 Section 529 plans are an excellent way to save for your child's education and can be used for pre-college and vocational education expenses as well as college. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#3 Deducting Business-Related Car Expenses http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#5 If you're self-employed and use your car for business, you can deduct certain business-related car expenses. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#5 Avoiding Tax Surprises When Retiring Overseas http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#4 Are you approaching retirement age and wondering where you can retire to make your retirement nest egg last longer? Retiring abroad may be the answer. But first, it's important to look at the tax implications because not all retirement destinations are created equal. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#4 Q & A: The $10,200 Unemployment Tax Break http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#4 A new tax break - in effect only for the 2020 tax year - allows you to exclude the first $10,200 of unemployment compensation from your taxable income. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#4 PPP Loan Deadline Extended Through May 31 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#5 The Paycheck Protection Program Extension Act of 2021 was signed into law on March 31, extending the deadline to apply for a loan by an additional 60 days. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#5 Highlights of the American Rescue Plan Act http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#2 Signed into law on March 11, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 contains several tax provisions affecting individuals and families. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#2 Federal Tax Deadline Extended To May 17 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#1 The federal income tax filing due date for individual taxpayers, including those who pay self-employment tax, has been extended to Monday, May 17, 2021. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#1 Economic Impact Payments: Round Three http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#3 Starting March 12, the IRS began sending out the third round of economic impact payments via direct deposit, paper checks, and EIP Cards. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.marshallcpafirm.com/newsletter.php#3 New Tax Deadline Is Official - July 15, 2020 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=13 Thu, 26 Mar 2020 09:00:00 -0500 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=13 Reverse Audits - Why They're Important and How They Can Save Your Company Money http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=12 Tue, 27 Feb 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=12 How to Outsmart Skimming in Retail http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=11 For most business owners, itâ??s a major milestone when they can afford to hire their first employee. Unfortunately, that employee could easily cost you more than their hourly wage if they begin skimming. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=11 4 Common Bookkeeping Pains for Small Businesses http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=10 If youâ??re like most small business owners, you love your job, but there are definitely parts you could do without. More often than not, at the top of that list is bookkeeping. Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=10 Crowdfunding and Taxes - What You Need to Know http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=9 Crowdfunding was responsible for billions of dollars from donors all over the world. Despite this, thereâ??s still a lot of confusion about crowdfunding and taxes. Tue, 06 Feb 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=9 Buying a Business in 2018? Follow This Financial Checklist http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=8 If youâ??ve ever dreamed of owning your own business, buying one often makes a lot more sense than starting from scratch. Doing so will give you the benefits of a preexisting business and eliminate a competitor in one transaction. Of course, you still shouldnâ??t rush into buying a business. Otherwise, you could quickly turn your dream of owning a business into a nightmare. Thu, 01 Feb 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=8 New Business? Your First Tax Filing http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=7 Is this your first year running your own business? If so, youâ??re probably feeling quite the sense of accomplishment. Of course, you still need to finish strong, which means nailing that initial tax filing. Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=7 QuickBooks Online vs. Xero - Which Is Right for Your Business? http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=6 Mon, 15 Jan 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=6 What the Tax Law Means for Your Small Business http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=5 The tax law signed in December, 20017 is poised to shake up taxes for businesses. How does it affect LLCs and small businesses? Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=5 What the Proposed Tax Cuts Mean for Flow-Through Entities http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=3 If you've been paying attention to the news, then you know that the way you handle tax planning for your business may soon change in a very big way. In fact, depending on what happens, it may actually be worth it to change the very structure of your flow-through entity. Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=3 What Will the Pending Tax Cuts Mean for Your Business? http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=2 As you are probably well aware, we may soon see sweeping new tax laws around the country. Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=2 How Might the Tax Act Affect Households? http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=4 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=4 The Giving Spirit - Our Humane Tomorrow Donaton Box http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=1 This time of year is often referred to as the season of giving, and for a good reason. Most people use the holiday season as a time to give gifts of a lifetime to their loved ones and to help those in need. Sometimes, it's easy to forget about the most innocent and vulnerable among us - animals. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://marshallcpafirm.com/blog.php?id=1