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9 important tax topics for individuals and business owners in 2021

9 important tax topics for individuals and business owners in 2021

Managing significant tax changes will ensure individuals and businesses are positioned for success for the remainder of 2021 and beyond.
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 into law to help address the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. In this video, we will cover the major features for both businesses and individuals of the $1.9 trillion plan.
Economics of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act

Economics of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act

The American Rescue Plan Act will provide a robust tailwind to the domestic economy as it recovers from the pandemic.
President Biden signs American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

President Biden signs American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

$1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan with broad individual relief and new coronavirus-related funding enacted into law.
2021 Gifts – Buyer beware of the risk of retroactivity

2021 Gifts – Buyer beware of the risk of retroactivity

From retroactivity to loss of planning techniques, this year we face a unique set of concerns when considering gift and estate planning.
Expanded PPP Guidance and Upcoming Deadlines

Expanded PPP Guidance and Upcoming Deadlines

On February 22, 2021 the SBA announced important changes to the Paycheck Protection Program. In this video, we will briefly cover first and second draw loans, recent guidance that expands loan eligibility, and approaching deadlines that you need to know.
Guidance issued for employers claiming the Employee Retention Credit

Guidance issued for employers claiming the Employee Retention Credit

Notice 2021-20 clarifies retroactive changes made to ERTC and PPP interaction and incorporates several previous frequently asked questions.
Criminal acts alleging crypto related crime expected to rise in 2021

Criminal acts alleging crypto related crime expected to rise in 2021

Experts expect more cryptocurrency-related crimes, and the regulatory and enforcement environment is evolving in an attempt to keep pace.
Employee Retention Credit: Answers to frequently asked questions

Employee Retention Credit: Answers to frequently asked questions

The Employee Retention Credit provides liquidity benefits for many businesses and was significantly expanded for 2020 and 2021.
Enhanced charitable deductions extended for individuals through 2021

Enhanced charitable deductions extended for individuals through 2021

Stimulus legislation extends through 2021 the 100% of AGI deduction for itemizers and availability of a deduction for non-itemizers.
Colorado restores certain business deductions related to the CARES Act

Colorado restores certain business deductions related to the CARES Act

Colorado enacts law restoring certain deductions related the to the CARES Act for both business and individual taxpayers.
New IRS guidance on health FSAs and dependent care assistance programs

New IRS guidance on health FSAs and dependent care assistance programs

Employers can add flexibility to their health flexible spending accounts and dependent care assistance programs per Notice 2021-15.
CAA 2021 Changes to Paid Sick Leave and FSAs

CAA 2021 Changes to Paid Sick Leave and FSAs

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 was signed into law late last year, and in this video, we will discuss how the Act affected paid sick and family leave as well as flexible spending accounts.
Expansion of the Employee Retention Tax Credit

Expansion of the Employee Retention Tax Credit

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 made significant changes to the Employee Retention Tax Credit by extending relief to a greater number of employers and increasing the overall tax benefit. In this video, we will provide an overview of the changes and how they apply for the 2020 and 2021 tax years.
What You Need To Know About Form 1099-NEC

What You Need To Know About Form 1099-NEC

In 2020, the IRS introduced Form 1099-NEC for reporting nonemployee compensation. Learn about Form 1099-NEC and how it differs from Form 1099-MISC.