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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...

The latest QuickBooks update

In case you didn’t notice, QuickBooks had a new update a few weeks ago (August 25th) that contained a few important user-suggested updates. Below are three of my favorite enhancements. Show attachments column on expenses list: this handy new addition shows the number...

Taxpayer bill of rights

Did you know that there is a Taxpayers Bill of Rights? I have to tell you, I was quite surprised when discussing this topic with many of my non-accountant friends and relatives — almost all of them had no clue that there was such thing. The Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights...