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What Happens When You Want to Sell Your Business?

Jun 24, 2021, 4:21 AM

​If you’re like a lot of business owners, your business is your world. While you’re running the day-to-day, it can be hard to consider what might happen when you’re someday ready to retire or sell your company. But like most things in life, thinking about the future now can help you succeed in the short and long term.
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Does Your Business Need an Employee ID Number?

Jun 16, 2021, 6:29 AM

​If you’re setting up a business, odds are, you need an Employee ID Number — often abbreviated as “EIN” or also called a “federal tax identification number.” But what is an EIN? And do you always need one?
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​American Rescue Plan Act Offers Debt Relief to Some Socially Disadvantaged Ag Borrowers

Jun 3, 2021, 9:13 AM

Under the debt relief provision of the American Rescue Plan Act, producers with eligible indebtedness as of Jan. 1, 2021, qualify for debt relief. The debt relief will be taxable income, but the funding provides up to 20% cash to help cover the tax on the debt relief.
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Should your e-commerce business be collecting sales tax?

May 27, 2021, 5:01 AM

How do you know if you have to collect sales tax? There are usually a couple of rules for whether or not you have to collect and remit sales tax. Don't forget that we're here to help you navigate the sales tax nexus system.
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​New Guidance on Food and Beverage Deductions for Businesses

May 4, 2021, 4:28 AM

Through the end of 2021, businesses can claim 100% of their food or beverage expenses paid to restaurants.
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​Environmental Tax Benefits and Rebates Extend Beyond Earth Day

Apr 22, 2021, 1:48 AM

Earth Day is a great time to consider what we all can do to take a little extra care of our planet. And it’s also a good time to consider some of the tax and financial benefits that can go along with that care.
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​Update: Restaurant Revitalization Fund Aims to Help Restaurants and Bars Recoup 2020 Losses

Apr 7, 2021, 5:01 AM

The Restaurant Revitalization Fund has $28.6 billion to help food and beverage businesses recover pandemic-related losses. As of right now, there’s no official launch date for the program. Those who are interested in applying should watch the SBA’s COVID-19 relief options web portal.
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Changes to COBRA Coverage Coming April 1

Mar 26, 2021, 10:22 AM

​From April 1-Sept. 20, 2021, the government will subsidize 100% of COBRA coverage premiums as part of the American Rescue Plan Act.
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It’s Time to Start Taking Your Required Minimum Distributions Again

Mar 22, 2021, 2:42 AM

RMDs were suspended in 2020 in response to COVID-19. But it's 2021, so you need to start taking them again.
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​Tax Deadline Pushed Back to Mid-May

Mar 17, 2021, 10:04 AM

The IRS extended this year’s April 15 individual tax deadline to May 17. Talk to your financial professional to find out when the best time to file is, depending on your unique situation.
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