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October 2013

Consider Making A Charitable Gift From Your IRA

Posted on October 30, 2013

The tax law signed last January extended the tax break that allows contributions of up to $100,000 from a traditional IRA to a…

New Not-for-Profit Entities Audit and Accounting Guide

Posted on October 23, 2013

As a manager or board member of a nonprofit organization, it is important to understand the unique accounting and reporting issues…

Business Tax Reminder

Posted on October 22, 2013

As year-end approaches, don't overlook this option to reduce your business taxes for 2013: accelerated write-offs for business…

Claiming Bonus Depreciation In 2013

Posted on October 16, 2013

Bonus depreciation will expire for most taxpayers at the end of 2013 unless Congress extends the provision. A 50-percent bonus…

Autumn Tax Tip

Posted on October 15, 2013

Review your tax deductions for 2013 while there's still time to manage them for a lower tax bill this year. The standard…

Don’t Get Soaked By A Wash Sale

Posted on October 14, 2013

If you're planning to adjust your investment portfolio by selling some losing stocks at year-end, take a minute to review the…

Tax Rates On Capital Gains And Dividends

Posted on October 09, 2013

Despite the passage of the American Tax Relief Act of 2012 - which its supporters argued would bring greater certainty to tax…

Document Retention and Destruction Policy

Posted on October 09, 2013

There are only two policies of the Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2002 that are required to be implemented by nonprofit organizations, one…

IRS Issues Final “Repair” Regulations With Looming Effective Date

Posted on October 01, 2013

The IRS has issued much-anticipated final "repair" regulations that provide guidance on the treatment of costs to acquire,…

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