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Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Tax Filing Season Starts February 12 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#1 The IRS begins accepting and processing 2020 tax year returns on Friday, February 12, 2021. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Social Security Benefits and Taxes: The Facts https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Generally, you pay federal income taxes on your Social Security income only if you have other substantial income in addition to your benefits. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Employer Tax Credit Extended for Payroll Workers https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Extended through June 30, 2020, the Employee Retention Credit helps businesses keep their employees on the payroll - despite the challenges posed by COVID-19. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#3 The COVID-related Tax Relief Act of 2020 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#4 The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which was signed into law on December 27, 2020, contains a number of tax provisions - among them pandemic relief for businesses and individuals. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Important Tax Changes for Individuals and Businesses https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Each year brings changes to current tax law, and this year is no different. From tax rate schedules to health savings accounts and adoption credits, here's what you need to know. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Identity Protection PIN Available To All Taxpayers https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Starting in January 2021, the IRS Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program will be expanded to include all taxpayers who can properly verify their identity. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Credit Reports: What You Should Know https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Periodically reviewing your credit report is an effective way to prevent credit card fraud and could alert you to signs of identity theft. 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If you haven't made an appointment with your tax professional to file, you should consider filing an extension. Sun, 08 Apr 2018 04:00:00 -0500 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=29 Renewed Benefits https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=28 Benefits that were renewed as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act. Sun, 01 Apr 2018 04:00:00 -0500 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=28 2014 Tax Returns https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=27 The deadline to submit your 2014 return and claim a refund is April 17, 2018 Sun, 25 Mar 2018 04:00:00 -0500 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=27 New and Missing Forms https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=26 It's time to take action on missing forms. Sat, 24 Mar 2018 04:00:00 -0500 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=26 New IRS deductions https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=25 The IRS has decided to include three new deductions. This changes returns that have already been filed. Sat, 03 Mar 2018 03:00:00 -0600 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=25 MAX OUT YOUR ITEMIZED DEDUCTIONS FOR 2017 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=24 Due to recent changes in the tax rules for 2018, people need to max out their itemized deductions for 2017. Thu, 21 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=24 Side business is still a business https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=23 Side business needs to be treated as a business Sun, 17 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=23 Estimating your income on Marketplace Insurance https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=22 Underestimating your income when choosing the Marketplace Insurance can cause you to owe taxes. 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