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Newlywed or Recently Divorced? Make Sure Your Name Matches Your Tax Return

Are you a newlywed or are you recently divorced?  You will need to make sure that the names listed on your tax return matches what is registered with the Social Security Administration (SSA). A mismatch between a name on your … read more

5 Tips to Help Determine if your Social Security Benefits are Taxable

Many people may not realize the Social Security benefits they received in 2011 may be taxable. All Social Security recipients should receive a Form SSA-1099 from the Social Security Administration which shows the total amount of their benefits. You can … read more

5 Tips for Recently Married or Divorced Taxpayers with a Name Change

If you changed your name after a recent marriage or divorce, the IRS reminds you to take the necessary steps to ensure the name on your tax return matches the name registered with the Social Security Administration. A difference between … read more

Social Security Wage Base Increase to $110,100 for 2012

The Social Security Administration has announced that the wage base for computing the Social Security tax (OASDI) in 2012 increases to $110,100 from $106,800, which was the wage base for 2009 through 2011. The $3,300 increase, which is about 3%, … read more

Changed Your Name Due to Marriage or Divorce? Five Tips from the IRS…

So you married the love of your life?  Or maybe you left him in the gutter where you found him?  Either way, the IRS wants you to know that whatever your name is, the name on your tax return must … read more

Tips for Recently Married or Divorced Taxpayers

Were you recently married or divorced?  If so, then you may not be aware that there are certain things that need to be done before filing your taxes.  One of the things you need to know is that your name … read more

Importance of Selecting a Knowledgeable Payroll Preparer

Payroll itself seems like it should be a relatively simple process.  So why should completing the payroll tax forms be complicated?  Why would an employer bother taking the time to investigate whether their payroll preparer is knowledgeable in this field? … read more

Importance of Selecting a Knowledgeable Payroll Preparer

Payroll itself seems like it should be a relatively simple process.  So why should completing the payroll tax forms be complicated?  Why would an employer bother taking the time to investigate whether their payroll preparer is knowledgeable in this field? … read more


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