November 3, 2012
Time is Running Out - Act Now to Minimize What You Owe in 2013
Are you aware that you may be facing a sharp spike in taxes as of January 1, 2013? That could happen because of several factors, including the expiration of Bush Administration tax cuts and other pending tax law changes. The result could affect up to 90% of Americans and translate into an average tax hike of around $3,500 per household. Will you be affected? If you are, what can you do now to minimize the impact? Tax planning isn’t just for the wealthy. This is especially true this year with so many tax provisions up in the air. It’s always best to begin tax planning sooner rather than later, but it is not too late! Be sure to contact us for help in answering these questions and advice on all your tax and financial concerns.
Unfortunately, cyber scammers never take a vacation. In fact, the IRS has issued a warning of a surge in fraudulent emails that bait potential phishing victims with fake tax transcripts. Links within these emails lead recipients to documents containing the well-known malware, Emotet.
The holidays can be overwhelming. You only have so many hours in a day, your gift list is long, and your budget may be tight. A bit of up-front planning and prioritizing can help save you time and money. Here are a few ideas to help you minimize the hustle and bustle, stay on budget, and find more peace this holiday season.
Instilling a thankful frame of mind among your staff makes for a gratifying work place. Consider a few suggestions for developing an atmosphere of thankfulness to get into the spirit of the holiday season.