TAXES AND COVID-19

This is where we've posted the latest CREDIBLE information, helpful links, and answers to your FAQs.

WE'RE HERE FOR YOU

It's the same story for us in 2021 as it was in 2020... We are, and have been, working hard on not only client tax returns, but other things our clients have encountered (PPP loans, Economic Impact Payments, tax payment deadlines, and more) thanks to the unprecedented situation we're still experiencing because of COVID-19.

With information changing all the time, it's taking us time to not only sort through it all, but actually do our jobs. Thanks for your patience and understanding as we navigate another tough year. We do our best to put credible information on our site to answer your questions 24/7.

Keep reading for helpful links, tips, updated COVID information, and more.

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The IRS has issued it's 2020 Dirty Dozen Tax Scams and they're focused on scummy scammers hoping to make money on COVID. Here's what to watch for and how to protect yourself.

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Stimulus Cash

We're getting a lot of questions about where stimulus payments are, how they're arriving, and what to do if you think you accidentally threw yours away. Even though it's all in the hands of the IRS, here's what we were able to find out and some tools that may help you keep on top of your payment.

PPP Loans

Changes are likely coming to forgiveness requirements of PPP Loans. If you received one, or want to apply, there are new deadlines and other details you'll want to know about.

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PREPAID EIP CARDS

Waiting for your Economic Impact Payment? The IRS says you may be getting a pre-paid debit card instead of a paper check. 

Check out more on today's blog post.

Questions about ppp?

The US Chamber of Commerce has issued a helpful guide for businesses that received the Paycheck Protection Program loan. We're getting a lot of questions from clients about what the money can be used for, forgiveness, and more.

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Download the guide by clicking below to help you understand how to spend your PPP money. As ever, we encourage you to call with questions. It's easier (and cheaper!) to avoid mistakes than clean up messes. 

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LIFE SLOWLY RETURNING TO NORMAL,
OUR OFFICE REMAINS THE SAME

We are still working away, but now is not the time for us to get sick.

Our COVID-19 precautions remain in place.

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irs RELEASES TOOLS TO HELP TAXPAYERS 
GET ECONOMIC IMPACT PAYMENTS

There are a lot of layers to the Economic Impact Payments, so our best advice is for you to read the information the IRS provides on the page linked below VERY CAREFULLY! You'll find the Get My Payment tool as well as the Non-Filer tool linked below. Be sure you understand BEFORE you fill out any forms.

THE LATEST UPDATE AS OF APRIL 10

The IRS has changed the date for estimated payments AND released a new tool to help Non-Filers get their Economic Impact Payment. Things are changing fast, but here's the latest information we have.

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FAMILIES

IF COVID-19 has impacted your income, help is likely available in the form of Unemployment benefits. There are specific days and hours when residents are asked to apply as well as limitations on eligibility. Here is the latest Unemployment Benefits Worksheet.

 

To stay updated on Unemployment benefits, bookmark this page.

And there is more information about when and how to file below.

THE LATEST UPDATE AS OF MARCH 20

COVID-19 is impacting a great many aspects of your taxes, 

including how you get your return and when your payment is due.

We are your resource for accurate and complete information.

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SMALL BUSINESSES

Businesses have also been hit hard by COVID-19. The CARES Act has been passed in an effort to help business owners gap this tough time. Everything from grants and debt relief to business counselors are available. Click the button below to access and download The Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act.