In our cyber security practice, we receive many calls. Each call is different, but common elements emerge. Below are 6 lessons we have learned and some advice people wish they had heard sooner.
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One only needs to read the daily news to realize that hackers are getting better and protecting your personal data is more important than ever. Criminals continue to steal large amounts of personal data from taxpayers. Taxpayers can follow a few simple steps to protect their personal and financial data online.
Taxpayers might be eligible for a tax refund and don’t even know it. The IRS reminds taxpayers that they might qualify for a tax credit that can result in money in their pocket. Taxpayers need to file a 2017 tax return to claim these credits. Below are four tax credits that can mean a refund for eligible taxpayers:
The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the tax industry urges all employers to educate their payroll personnel about a Form W-2 phishing scam that made victims of hundreds of organizations and thousands of employees last year.
The Internal Revenue Service recently issued the 2018 optional standard mileage rates to be used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes.
Our 24th mid-year meeting was held in Fort Worth, Texas. Over 20 attendees including members, prospects and partners attended the one-and-a-half-day conference. Below is a synopsis of the session highlights.
The IRS recently announced the 2018 cost-of-living adjustments for various retirement plan dollar limits. The indexed amounts, and other commonly used limits, are listed below: 2018 2017 2016 IRAs IRA Contribution Limit $5,500 $5,500 $5,500 IRA Catch-Up Contributions 1,000 1,000 … Continued
Anyone with an online presence can do a few simple things to protect their identity and personal information. Following these eight steps can also help taxpayers protect their tax return and refund in 2018.
The Internal Revenue Service announced the tax year 2018 annual inflation adjustments for more than 50 tax provisions, including the tax rate schedules and other tax changes. The tax year 2018 adjustments generally are used on tax returns filed in 2019. The tax items for tax year 2018 of greatest interest to most taxpayers include the following dollar amounts: