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Progress continues on PPP deductibility ‘fix’

Progress continues on PPP deductibility ‘fix’

Last push for stimulus funding before year-end provides PPP deductibility obviating need to plan around nondeductibility of PPP expenses.
IRS creates new Form 1099-NEC for filing year 2020

IRS creates new Form 1099-NEC for filing year 2020

The IRS created a new Form 1099-NEC to report nonemployee compensation with a different due date than Form 1099-MISC.
IRS issues interim guidance on backlog of fuel credit claims

IRS issues interim guidance on backlog of fuel credit claims

The IRS has developed new guidance for processing interest bearing fuel claims, including one-time claims for alternative fuel credits.
RSM Middle Market Business Index: November 2020

RSM Middle Market Business Index: November 2020

The MMBI eased to 123.6 in November from 126.7 in October, reflecting stout middle market business conditions.
IRS issues guidance on 401(k) and 403(b) Plans

IRS issues guidance on 401(k) and 403(b) Plans

IRS guidance on the 15% maximum on automatic contributions, 401(k) and 403(b) plan safe harbor requirements, and plan loan offset rollovers.
Keep your head – and your construction business – in the cloud

Keep your head – and your construction business – in the cloud

Technology is serving as a catalyst to reshape the economy and the construction industry is not immune to this digital transformation.
PPP Loan Forgiveness and Tax Planning

PPP Loan Forgiveness and Tax Planning

Recent guidance from the IRS concerning PPP loan expense deductions may have a significant effect on when you apply for forgiveness and how to maximize your loan forgiveness amount. In this video, we will share the latest IRS guidance on expense deductions, their potential impact on the amount of forgiveness you may receive, and some basics of the loan application process.
Payment and deduction of CARES Act employer Social Security deferral

Payment and deduction of CARES Act employer Social Security deferral

Employers may wish to pay Social Security taxes deferred under the CARES Act before the due date and should consider certain items.
2020 Year-End Tax Planning for Individuals

2020 Year-End Tax Planning for Individuals

As the end of the year approaches, it is important to consider strategies to lower your tax liabilities for 2020. In this video, we'll cover ten strategies that may help in reducing your tax bill.
2020 Year-End Tax Planning for Businesses

2020 Year-End Tax Planning for Businesses

As the end of the year approaches, it is important to consider strategies to lower your tax liabilities for 2020. In this video, we'll cover strategies that may help you reduce taxes on business income.
Guidance on PPP Loans of $50,000 or Less

Guidance on PPP Loans of $50,000 or Less

In October of 2020, the SBA and Treasury released an Interim Final Rule that makes it significantly easier for businesses with Paycheck Protection Program loans of $50,000 or less to receive forgiveness. Watch now to learn the details.
What if Your Customer Files Bankruptcy?

What if Your Customer Files Bankruptcy?

It’s something every business owner hates to hear - your customer filed for bankruptcy. In this video, we’re going to provide information about the bankruptcy process to help you with your recovery efforts.
2020 Mid-Year Tax Planning Tips

2020 Mid-Year Tax Planning Tips

Although the deadline for filing 2019 taxes may have just passed in July, it's already time to think about your 2020 taxes. By looking at your tax situation now, you’ll be able to better plan and implement strategies to minimize your future tax liabilities.
8/8/20 Executive Order: Payroll Tax Deferral

8/8/20 Executive Order: Payroll Tax Deferral

On August 8, 2020, President Trump signed an executive order directing the Secretary of the Treasury to permit employers to defer certain payroll tax obligations. Watch now to learn about the Order and the payroll tax deferrals.
Payroll: Changes to Form 941

Payroll: Changes to Form 941

Starting with the second quarter of 2020, employers will have to use the newly revised Form 941, the Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return. This revised form enables employers to report wages, credits and deferrals related to the CARES Act and the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Watch now to learn about the changes to the form.