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Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Pennsylvania governor to veto bill expanding funding to private schools

June 14, 2019

Via: Jurist

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is set to veto a bill that expands taxpayer support for private and religious schools by $100 million. The bill would double the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC), allowing corporations to divert state taxes to support […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

How to Calculate Bonuses for Employees

June 13, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

The way you choose how to calculate bonuses for employees can affect company morale. Performance bonuses encourage personnel to work toward achieving individual and company goals, and nonperformance bonuses can make everyone feel appreciated. You can multiply an employee’s total […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Maine legislature sends ‘death with dignity’ bill to governor

June 7, 2019

Via: Jurist

Maine’s legislature approved the Death with Dignity Act this week, sending the bill to Governor Janet Mills on Wednesday for her signature. If enacted, the bill would add a new care option for individuals who are terminally ill and have […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Trump announces 5% tariff on all goods from Mexico

May 31, 2019

Via: Jurist

US President Donald Trump announced intentions late Thursday to issue a 5 percent tariff on all goods entering the US from Mexico. The president’s tariff is being issued in response to his perception that migrants from Latin America are continuously […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Made a Tax Mistake? Amend it!

May 16, 2019

Via: FindLaw

While the tax-filing deadline may have passed, sometimes after filing people discover that they made a mistake. While the IRS may not be widely known for being cool, they are actually not the worst when it comes to allowing you […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court holds state sovereign immunity recognized by Constitution, overturning precedent

May 14, 2019

Via: Jurist

The US Supreme Court held for individual state sovereign immunity on Monday in Franchise Tax Board of California v. Hyatt, overturning precedent that currently allows one state to be sued in the courts of another. The case of Nevada v. […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

New York Senate approves bill authorizing release of Trump’s state tax returns

May 9, 2019

Via: Jurist

The New York Senate approved two bills on Wednesday aimed at forcing US President Donald Trump to release his tax returns and limiting his power to pardon state criminal offenses. The first, New York Senate Bill S5072A, requires the state’s […]


Financing your Business, Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Tax Audits Are on the Rise. Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Freak Out.

April 16, 2019

Via: Entrepreneur

Imagine getting a letter in the mail stating you owe someone $98,000. Now imagine that someone is the Internal Revenue Service. Just the mere utterance of the letters “IRS” will give business owners and sole proprietors the chills. As you […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

7 Tax Breaks for Startup Entrepreneurs to Take Advantage of in 2019

April 11, 2019

Via: Entrepreneur

When you’re starting a business, the last thing you want to worry about is how much of your profit is going to taxes at the end of the year (or the end of the quarter). But paying taxes is a […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

How to Do Payroll in California in 5 Steps

March 26, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

Businesses in California with one or more employees need to do payroll in compliance with federal, state, and local laws – like paid sick leave and commuter benefits. Due to the potential to incur penalties and fines, the best way […]