Orlando IRS nationwide tax forum: seminars on cybersecurity, new tax law

Tax professionals who attend the IRS Nationwide Tax Forum in Orlando, Florida, will learn the latest on cybersecurity, ethics, tax law changes for 2019 and more. The forum is being held from Aug. 13-15. Enrolled agents, certified public accountants, certified financial planners, Annual Filing Season Program participants and other tax [...]

By |2019-07-29T17:28:50-08:00July 30th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Orlando IRS nationwide tax forum: seminars on cybersecurity, new tax law

Study reveals consumers are conflicted about self-care

Self-care appears to be a quite a conflict for some Americans consumers. A study commissioned by Massage Envy, a provider of therapeutic massage, assisted stretch and skincare services, collectively across its franchise network, released on International Self Care Day, offers insights on self-care habits and learned four in five people [...]

By |2019-07-24T20:28:43-08:00July 25th, 2019|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Study reveals consumers are conflicted about self-care

Knowing your ‘Taxpayer Bill of Rights’

If you're a taxpayer, you should know your Taxpayer Bill of Rights. The Taxpayer Bill of Rights is a cornerstone document highlighting the 10 fundamental rights taxpayers have when working with the Internal Revenue Service. The IRS wants every taxpayer to be aware of these rights in the event they [...]

By |2019-07-22T15:46:22-08:00July 23rd, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Knowing your ‘Taxpayer Bill of Rights’

Gen Z to rescue as manufacturing faces ‘silver tsunami’

It looks as if the U.S. manufacturing industry has a workforce problem. However, a new survey conducted by Leading2Lean reports there is an unlikely hope for a new generation of workers that will spur industry-wide innovation. The 2019 L2L Manufacturing Index, an annual measurement of the American public's perceptions of [...]

By |2019-07-17T15:46:23-08:00July 18th, 2019|Student Loans|Comments Off on Gen Z to rescue as manufacturing faces ‘silver tsunami’

Deadline nears for combat-injured vets to claim tax refunds of up to $3,200

The Internal Revenue Service is reminding veterans who received disability severance payments after 1991 and claimed it as income that time may be running out to claim their refund. Veterans should take action soon if they received a notice (letters 6060-A and 6060-D) and have not already filedĀ Form 1040-X, Amended [...]

By |2019-07-15T11:22:19-08:00July 16th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Deadline nears for combat-injured vets to claim tax refunds of up to $3,200

Mortgage payment within reach for high school grads in some cities

Good news: households including at least one person with a high school diploma or GED can afford the typical mortgage payment in most large metro areas across the U.S., according to a new analysis by Zillow. However, soaring home values have outpaced incomes have made down payments a barrier for [...]

By |2019-07-10T19:28:34-08:00July 11th, 2019|Real Estate|Comments Off on Mortgage payment within reach for high school grads in some cities

Can divorce or separation effect your taxes?

Are you recently separated or planning to divorce? Taxpayers should be aware of tax law changes related to alimony and separation payments. These payments are made after a divorce or separation. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act changed the rules around them, which will affect certain taxpayers when they file [...]

By |2019-07-08T15:00:52-08:00July 9th, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on Can divorce or separation effect your taxes?

Report: most affordable online MBA programs for 2019

College Consensus a college ratings website that aggregates publisher rankings and student reviews, has published a guide to the 25 Most Affordable Online MBA Programs 2019. Online MBA students understand that getting a higher degree is an investment that will take some sacrifice considering going back to school (even online) [...]

By |2019-07-07T13:59:28-08:00July 4th, 2019|Student Loans|Comments Off on Report: most affordable online MBA programs for 2019

IRS tax forum: up-to-date info on cybersecurity, ethics for tax pros

Tax professionals interested in attending the IRS Nationwide Tax Forum in Chicago, July 23-25, to learn cutting-edge information on tax reform, cybersecurity and more can save by registering now. IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig will be the keynote speaker. Enrolled agents, certified public accountants, certified financial planners, Annual Filing Season Program [...]

By |2019-07-07T14:00:24-08:00July 2nd, 2019|Finance|Comments Off on IRS tax forum: up-to-date info on cybersecurity, ethics for tax pros