February 2012

Are You Secure?

Posted on February 29, 2012

Information technology (IT) is usually one of the more challenging areas for nonprofit organizations. Nonprofits often have limited…

Congress Passes Payroll Tax Cut Extention

Posted on February 23, 2012

Last Friday, Congress passed this payroll tax cut  extension which extends the Social Security and Medicare withholding taxes to…

Use Adjusted Tax Numbers For 2012 Planning

Posted on February 22, 2012

The IRS is required by law to adjust certain tax numbers each year. Here are some of the adjusted numbers you’ll need for your 2012…

Deductions Available Without Itemizing

Posted on February 18, 2012

If you’ve given up itemizing deductions, you’re not alone. These days over half of all taxpayers find they’re better off using the…

Executive Director Evaluations

Posted on February 15, 2012

Do you evaluate your executive director? Do you evaluate him or her annually or just when the board becomes unhappy? The executive…

Foreign Investment Filing Obligations

Posted on February 14, 2012

If you own foreign investments, you may have an additional federal tax filing requirement this year. Form 8938, “Statement of…

Depreciation Rules For 2012

Posted on February 09, 2012

If you’re planning to buy equipment or other business assets this year, you need to be aware of the changes in how much of the cost…

Basis Reporting Expands This Year

Posted on February 06, 2012

Your broker statement for 2011 reported the basis in the stocks you acquired last year. This basis reporting requirement expands…

Saving Tax Records

Posted on February 03, 2012

You’re probably getting ready to sort out last year’s financial records and prepare for this year’s recordkeeping. But what should…

Healthcare Tax Credit

Posted on February 02, 2012

Health care legislation passed in 2010 included a tax credit for small businesses that provided health care coverage for their…

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