Should You Pay Down Your Home Mortgage Early?

If you routinely have extra cash on hand after paying off your monthly bills, you might want to consider paying down your home mortgage balance faster than is required under your loan agreement. This can be a powerful way to invest surplus cash. But it’s not...

S Corps: Time for a Year-End Tax Projection

As the end of the year approaches, it’s time to identify tax planning moves you should make before December 31st. The first step in the process is to engage our firm to make a projection of this year’s income, along with expected tax deductions and tax...

IRS Finalizes Rule for Truncating SSN on W2

Final regulations from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) give employers decision-making rights on whether to truncate their employees’ Social Security Numbers (SSN) on Form W2, Wage and Tax Statement. The rule, which began its journey in 2017 as a set of proposed...

The Taxpayer First Act

The Taxpayer First Act (the Act) of 2019 was signed into law on July 1, 2019. The bill, having gone through a few changes on its way to the president’s desk, passed with bipartisan support – a rare thing in Washington these days. The law aims to reform the Internal...