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Avoid Unhappy Returns

Posted on June 01, 2017

Every day, retailers across the country issue refunds to customers. The reasons range from a bad fit to the wrong color to a…

Raffle Prizes Reporting

Posted on May 31, 2017

Many nonprofit organizations hold raffles to raise additional funds. If your organization is planning on holding a raffle, make…

Avoid Costly Mistakes With a Review Of Plan Administration

Posted on May 23, 2017

Once annual enrollment has come and gone, it's a good time to brush up on some basic employee benefit plan requirements to help…

Uncover The Truth

Posted on May 22, 2017

When it comes to uncovering the truth and interviewing suspects, the job is best left to trained professionals, such as forensic…

Nonprofits Can Make a Profit

Posted on May 17, 2017

A common misconception of nonprofit organizations is that these organizations cannot make a profit.  That is not true. According…

Retirement Plans Can Be Disqualified For Not Keeping Up With Changes

Posted on May 16, 2017

It's not unusual for the IRS to conduct audits of qualified employee benefit plans. Plan sponsors are expected to stay on top of…

Maximize Write-Offs For Business Interest Expense

Posted on May 10, 2017

When you take out personal loans to buy a business, you want to maximize the tax write-offs for the resulting interest expense. The…

Make Sure Workers And Managers Comply With HIPAA

Posted on May 10, 2017

Although HIPAA has been in place since the 1990s, many businesses are still having difficulty complying with parts of its laws. The…

Computer Forensics: Extracting Evidence To Prove And Stop Fraud

Posted on May 10, 2017

If an employee commits fraud, some of the most compelling evidence to support a personnel or legal action against the individual…

Swap Your Vacation Home In Tax-Deferred Exchange

Posted on May 03, 2017

Many taxpayers own vacation homes that they've rented out and also used as their personal residences. Can one of these homes be…

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