Nationwide tax forum

Tax professionals take note. The IRS is holding its yearly Nationwide Tax Forum at National Harbor in Maryland (near Washington DC) and Orlando, Florida. CPA, Certified Financial Planners and other tax professionals are welcome to attend. This is an intensive...

Good news on the e-filing front

The IRS now allows the use of electronic signatures on Form 8879 (e-Filing Signature Authorization used by filers of an individual income tax return) and Form 8878 (e-File Signature Authorization used by filers of extension requests). These forms are used together...

QuickBooks online frustration (part one)

With every new release Intuit makes to QuickBooks Online, I believe they make great strides in creating a better user experience. That being said, occasionally Inuit will make some tweaks that force you to change the way you normally work. This can become very...

Suspicious emails and identity theft.

The IRS has issued several consumer warnings on the fraudulent use of the IRS name or logo by scammers who are attempting to gain access to your financial information in order to steal your assets — and identity. When identity theft like this takes place over the...