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Archive for November 2018

What do the 2019 cost-of-living adjustments mean for you?

Dallas, Texas, November 2018 – The IRS has announced its 2019 cost-of-living adjustments to tax items that might affect you. Many of the amounts increased to account for inflation, but some remained at 2018 levels. As you implement 2018 year-end tax planning strategies, be sure to take these 2019 adjustments into account in your planning. Bear […]

Howard Insights: Issuing 1099-Misc Forms

Dallas, Texas, November 2018 – Virtually every business will make payments to a non-employee that requires a 1099-Misc form be issued after year end.  Has your business made payments for legal services, consulting, accounting, design, rent, maintenance or cleaning to name a few?  These payments may very well require 1099-Misc forms and information return reporting […]

Act Now to Cut Your 2018 Tax Bill

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) created more than 100 new tax provisions — a staggering thought as you begin to prepare for the next filing season. The good news is that these and some of the surviving provisions create a wealth of year-end planning opportunities. Choose the right approach to deductions Many taxpayers […]