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Fraud in Nonprofits

Posted on March 08, 2017

Limited staff and tight budgets make nonprofit organizations prime targets of fraud; however, often nonprofit management believes…

Saving Taxes While Controlling Employee Health Costs

Posted on March 07, 2017

If rising health care costs have sent your company searching for ways to reduce expenses, you should know there are alternatives to…

Leaving IRA Money To Charity

Posted on March 02, 2017

These days, many people have a large percentage of their wealth in the form of traditional IRA accounts. In most cases, this is…

Can Pension Benefits Be Deducted As Alimony?

Posted on March 02, 2017

When married couples split up, the terms of the divorce or separation agreement can have a major tax impact. For example, any…

Could Bribery and Kickbacks Happen at Your Company?

Posted on March 02, 2017

In a highly publicized case of government corruption awhile back, former U.S. Congressman Randy "Duke" Cunningham pleaded guilty to…

6 Red Flags of Financial Statement Fraud

Posted on February 22, 2017

Many incidents of fraud are discovered inadvertently. For example, a staff member notices something that doesn't seem right and…

Revised Form I-9

Posted on February 22, 2017

Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, is used by employers to verify the identity of individuals hired for employment in…

SEPs: A Quick and Easy Retirement Plan Option

Posted on February 10, 2017

Setting up and maintaining a simplified employee pension (SEP) is probably easier than you think. The sooner you get started…

Handling Interest Expense on Loans to Inject Capital

Posted on February 09, 2017

There are instances when you can write off interest on personal loans used for business purposes, such as injecting capital into an…

Red Flag For An IRS Audit

Posted on February 08, 2017

If you operate a company that deals in large amounts of cash, it's no secret that the IRS is watching you. The government knows…

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