1099 form questions

Your 1099 Form Questions Answered: What They Are, Who Should Get Them, and More

If you are a business who utilizes the services of independent contractors, freelancers, or other non-employees, 1099 forms are likely already on your radar. The same is true if you are one of those independent contractors or freelance workers. But, as with many tax forms, 1099s can be confusing. Read on for answers to the.

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The Basics of Starting Your Own Business: A Guide

Starting your own business can feel daunting. I know — I started my own accounting firm nearly two years ago.  Starting a business involves vast amounts of planning and preparation, and there are seemingly a million and one details to take care of…and that’s all before you even open your doors! It can feel like.

A Brief Guide to Accounting For Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency has gained a lot of interest all over the world in recent years. Both individual consumers and corporations are exploring the addition of cryptocurrency to their investment profiles, and some users are beginning to utilize cryptocurrency as a form of payment for goods and services. Since cryptocurrency is a relatively new and evolving technology,.

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Did You Get a Letter From the IRS? Don’t Panic: Here’s What You Should Do

Getting a letter from the IRS can strike fear into the heart of any taxpayer. But there’s no need to panic. These letters are extremely common: in fact, the IRS sends millions of letters to taxpayers each year, and for a wide variety of reasons.  Here’s what to do if the IRS sends you a.

Tax Refund

Has Your 2020 Tax Refund Been Delayed? You’re Not Alone. Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re experiencing a delay in receiving your 2020 tax refund, you’re not the only one. While the normal processing time for an e-filed tax return is around 21 days (with many people seeing theirs sooner), right now some taxpayers are experiencing significant delays in receiving their refunds. There are many factors contributing to the.

What Is a 529 Plan, and What Are the Benefits of Investing In One?

The thought of saving for your child’s college education can be daunting. Higher education costs seem to rise more and more each year, and saving enough to send your child to college can feel like a steep mountain to climb. It can be difficult to know the best way to save or where to even.

Taxes and Your Mental Health: How to Handle Financial Stress

If money stresses you out, you’re not alone. A recent study by the American Psychological Association reported that money is a significant source of stress for 64% of American adults (and the percentage was even higher for people in lower income categories). Financial stress, if left unchecked, can wreak havoc on our mental and physical.

10 Ways I Can Help Your Business As Your CPA

10 Ways I Can Help Your Business As Your CPA

As a CPA, I can do more for your business than file your taxes. From tax planning and preparation services to business accounting and serving in a business advisory role, I am equipped to come alongside you to help your business thrive.  Accounting is all about interpreting information about a company’s finance and operations to.