Month: October 2011


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Your Tax Problems Are Now Everyone's Business

If you don’t pay your taxes, you may find yourself outed. Although no one but the Sage of Omaha really likes paying taxes, they are necessary. We don’t [...]

IRS Pays Refunds To 5,000 Dead People In Post-Mortem Identity Theft Scam

Over the course of a year, the Internal Revenue Service processed and paid out $12.1 million in fraudulent tax refund claims submitted using the stolen names [...]

Bookkeeping Rates Show Broad Advances

Intuit survey shows unexpected strength in pricing and collections. The results are in. Average rates and fees for standard bookkeeping tasks are higher [...]

State-Tax Deadbeats Face Tough New Measures

Here's a wake-up call for state-tax scofflaws: On Oct. 4, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill requiring the Golden State's motor vehicle department to [...]

Per Diem Payments

1.What is per diem? Per diem is an allowance paid to your employees for lodging, meals, and incidental expenses incurred when travelling. This allowance is in [...]

The Pitfalls Of Excluding Payments from the Calculation Of The Regular Rate Of Pay

In general, when calculating the regular rate of pay for purposes of determining overtime under the FLSA, all remuneration must be included. This rule is [...]

Will IRS Independent Contractor Amnesty Cover States Too?

As noted here, the IRS has a new amnesty program to convert independent contractors to employees. Announcement 2011-64 unveils the Voluntary Classification [...]