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Navigating Improper Employee Retention Credit (ERC) Claims: How to Resolve and Withdraw Mistaken Filings

The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) has been a vital lifeline for businesses, offering financial support during challenging times. However, as eligibility criteria and regulations surrounding this credit evolve, some companies might inadvertently claim the ERC without meeting the necessary qualifications.
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How to Minimize Taxes When I Sell My House

Selling your home can be a major life event, and it's important to understand the federal tax implications before you put your house on the market.
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Do I have to pay taxes on the sale of my home if I'm over 65?

Selling your home can be a major life event, and it's important to understand the tax implications before you put your house on the market. One common question that homeowners have is whether or not they have to pay taxes on the sale of their home if they're over 65.
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The Importance of Bookkeeping for Small Businesses: Maximizing Tax Deductions, Minimizing Stress, and Boosting Profitability

Running a small business is no easy feat. As a small business owner, you're the captain of your ship, responsible for navigating through various challenges and opportunities.
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Is Your S Corporation At Risk? Things Your Tax Preparer Might Not Be Telling You

S Corporations can offer significant advantages for small business owners and are mostly formed for the self-employment tax benefits. However, navigating the complexities of S Corporation operations can be challenging.
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You Don’t Need To Switch Your Tax Preparer: Getting a Tax Return Review

In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, it's easy to view tax season as just another item on the to-do list, and for many, that means a quick rush to file taxes without a second thought.
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Choosing the Right Tax Preparer: Key Certifications to Look For

As tax season approaches, one of the most critical decisions you'll make is choosing a tax preparer who can navigate the complex world of taxation while ensuring your financial well-being.
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Why Do I Owe Taxes At The End Of The Year?

If you consistently owe taxes at the end of the year when filing your Form 1040 (U.S. Individual Income Tax Return), there are several common reasons why this might be happening. Understanding these reasons can help you take steps to better manage your tax liability. Here are some potential explanations for consistently owing taxes: Insufficient […]
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Navigating Estimated Payments for Federal Tax Purposes: What You Need to Know

Tax season can be a daunting time for many individuals and businesses alike. Consequently, understanding the intricate details of the U.S. federal tax system is no small feat, and one aspect that often confuses taxpayers is estimated payments. In this article, we will explore the concept of estimated payments for federal tax purposes, demystify the […]
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