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IRS Plans Random Small Business Audits

Posted on March 12, 2012

The IRS plans to conduct random audits of 2,500 returns from 2010 filed by corporations with less than $250,000 in assets. The…

Deadline for electing S corporation status is March 15

Posted on March 05, 2012

If you own a small business, you have until March 15, 2012, to choose S corporation status for this year. In order to become an S…

Tips for managing part-time employees

Posted on March 05, 2012

Part-time employees can play a valuable role in a small business, especially while a business is waiting for general economic…

There’s still time to cut your 2011 tax bill

Posted on March 05, 2012

Are you still dealing with your 2011 tax return? Do you owe a bigger tax bill than you expected? Are you missing a tax break…

Payroll tax cut is extended through 2012

Posted on March 05, 2012

Congress passed an extension of the 2% payroll tax cut that had been scheduled to expire at the end of February. The extension…

Does this April 2 deadline apply to you?

Posted on March 05, 2012

If you reached age 70½ last year, April 2, 2012, could be an important deadline. That's the last day you can take your required…

IRS has $1 billion of unclaimed refunds

Posted on March 05, 2012

The IRS has just announced that more than $1 billion in tax refunds for the year 2008 remain unclaimed by a million taxpayers who…

IRS reopens offshore voluntary disclosure initiative

Posted on March 05, 2012

To encourage taxpayers with assets in offshore accounts to bring their tax filing obligations current, the IRS has reopened its…

Use it or lose it - deadline approaching

Posted on March 05, 2012

If your flex plan at work allows a 2½ month grace period for using the pre-tax dollars you set aside for 2011, be aware that a…

IRS has $1 billion of unclaimed refunds

Posted on March 05, 2012

The IRS has just announced that more than $1 billion in tax refunds for the year 2008 remain unclaimed by a million taxpayers who…

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