besskanecpa.com RSS Feed http://besskanecpa.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 The COVID-related Tax Relief Act of 2020 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which was signed into law on December 27, 2020, contains a number of tax provisions - among them pandemic relief for businesses and individuals. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Important Tax Changes for Individuals and Businesses http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Each year brings changes to current tax law, and this year is no different. From tax rate schedules to health savings accounts and adoption credits, here's what you need to know. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Identity Protection PIN Available To All Taxpayers http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Starting in January 2021, the IRS Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program will be expanded to include all taxpayers who can properly verify their identity. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Credit Reports: What You Should Know http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Periodically reviewing your credit report is an effective way to prevent credit card fraud and could alert you to signs of identity theft. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Working Remotely Could Affect Your Taxes http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 If you're working remotely from a location in a different state (or country) from your office, you could be facing a tax surprise next year. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Small Business: Deductions for Charitable Giving http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Tax breaks for charitable giving are not limited to individuals; your small business can benefit from them as well. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Individual Taxpayers: Recap for 2020 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 As we close out the year, here's what individuals and families need to know about tax provisions for 2020. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Business Tax Provisions: The Year in Review http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Whether you file as a corporation or a sole proprietor, here's what business owners should keep in mind when it comes to their 2020 taxes. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Applying for Tax-Exempt Status as a Nonprofit http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Whether you're starting a charity, a social organization, or an association there are certain steps you must take before you can apply for tax-exempt status. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.besskanecpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Year-End Inventory Calculations http://besskanecpa.com/blog.php?id=1 If your business carries an inventory of items for resale or items to be used in constructing your product, you probably need to calculate the cost of that inventory as of December 31st. Thu, 28 Dec 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://besskanecpa.com/blog.php?id=1 September 15th Deadline Nears http://besskanecpa.com/blog.php?id=2 3rd-quarter payments of 2017 taxes are due Friday, September 15th. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://besskanecpa.com/blog.php?id=2 4th-Quarter Payments of 2016 Taxes Due Monday, January 16th http://besskanecpa.com/blog.php?id=4 4th-quarter payments of 2016 federal and California estimated tax are due on Monday, January 16th. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://besskanecpa.com/blog.php?id=4