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March 2014

Using Your 990 as a Marketing Tool

Posted on March 26, 2014

Unlike corporate and individual tax returns, Form 990 is an information return that reports on an organization’s program and…

Treasury Set To Develop New Retirement Savings Vehicle: myRAs

Posted on March 19, 2014

In his January 2014 State of the Union address, President Obama instructed the Treasury Department to develop a new savings vehicle…

How Do I Make A Catch-Up Contribution?

Posted on March 19, 2014

~Employees can elect to make voluntary contributions from their salary to certain retirement plans. The type of plan may depend on…

Who Owes Self Employment Tax?

Posted on March 14, 2014

If you earned $400 or more of net profit during 2013 from work as a sole proprietor or independent contractor, you may owe…

myRA Pilot Program Announced

Posted on March 14, 2014

Watch for details on a new retirement savings account called the myRA. The Treasury Department has been instructed to begin a pilot…

Potential Tax Issues Related to Your Website

Posted on March 12, 2014

There’s a lot of information about an organization that can be found on its website.  The IRS knows this and that’s why Form 990…

Unemployment Benefits Are Taxable

Posted on March 11, 2014

Unemployment compensation can provide a welcome buffer while you're transitioning to a new job. But with the help comes a tax…

Do You Need Life Insurance On Your Children?

Posted on March 10, 2014

Ask whether you should carry life insurance on your children and you'll receive a variety of answers. Here's a look at the…

Steps To Boost Business Profits

Posted on March 07, 2014

Keeping your company profitable when the economy slows down is a challenge for every business. You may be able to boost your bottom…

Deductions For Business Travel Expenses Need Support

Posted on March 06, 2014

If you intend to deduct business travel expenses on your income tax return, keep adequate records. If you are later audited, you…

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