Transportation-Propane Credit and Alternative Fuel Credit Extended Through 2013

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 extended the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit and the Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Tax Credit through December 31, ... read more >

Employer Healthcare Mandate

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into legislation on March 23, 2010, and the United States Supreme Court largely upheld this legislation ... read more >

Your local tax forms are in the mail (hopefully your mail) and you have a filing requirement even if you do not receive it!


By Jim Gilboy

One of the pieces of mail that arrive every January or February, like credit cards bills with charges for your Christmas presents, is your local earned ... read more >

The Downside to Increased Fee Disclosure Requirements


By Todd Lucas

Most people tend to agree that the increased fee disclosure for defined benefit and defined contribution plans required under Employee Retirement Income ... read more >

The Hidden Effect of Low Employee 401(k) Plan Participation

Over the past few years, the long-term impact of low individual retirement savings have been highly publicized as personal and household debt has soared. ... read more >

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 Indefinitely Extends Internal Revenue Code 127


By William Winter

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (Act), signed into law by President Obama on January 2, 2013, indefinitely extended the popular exclusion for ... read more >

US and Japan Protocol Finalized

Representatives of the governments of the United States and Japan signed a new Protocol to the United States-Japan income tax treaty on January 24, 2013. ... read more >

W-2's are coming and your employer-sponsored health coverage may be included!


By Jim Gilboy

Employees will receive their W-2’s by the end of January. From year to year employees probably do not notice many differences on the form. For many ... read more >

2013 Social Security Changes


By Thomas Lisak

Payroll tax cut ends. The temporary payroll tax cut which began in 2011 was allowed to expire at the end of 2012. Workers will now resume contributing ... read more >