If you need money due to COVID-19, you may be able to take a tax-free “coronavirus-related distribution” from a retirement plan. The IRS has released guidance explaining who qualifies for one of these distributions.
On June 10, 2020, the Small Business Administration (SBA) issued an updated interim final rule for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) in response to the PPP Flexibility Act passed on June 5, 2020. The updated guidance accounts for revisions made to the covered period, usage of funds changes, extended safe harbors, and more. Here is[ … ]
A meticulous approach to keeping business records can protect your tax deductions and help make an audit much less painful.
If you have medical expenses and you pay Medicare premiums, you know it can be expensive to get the coverage you want. But if you qualify, you can deduct the cost of premiums, along with other medical expenses, on your tax return. Here are the rules.
The 2020 Accounting MOVE Project recently named BeachFleischman a Best CPA Firm in Equity Leadership for Women. The 2020 Accounting MOVE Project recognizes the Best Public Accounting Firms for Women, and Equity Leadership firms are selected where women comprise a minimum of 30% of partners and principals. BeachFleischman was recognized for having 46% of the[ … ]
On June 5, 2020, the President signed into law the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act after it passed the Senate with a unanimous vote. The bill drafted by the House extends certain provisions of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to provide small businesses with relief in the timeframe and use of their PPP loan funds.[ … ]
If you’re married and you don’t work outside the home, you still may be able to contribute to an IRA. Here are the rules for spousal IRAs.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) voted Wednesday, May 20, 2020, to give private companies and nonprofit organizations that have not yet issued their financial statements an extra year to comply with the revenue recognition and leases standards. Why did FASB extend the effective date? The deferred implementation was based on feedback the FASB received[ … ]
There are many advantages to Health Savings Accounts (HSAs). Here are a few of them, along with the HSA inflation-adjusted amounts for the 2021 calendar year.
If your business has received an SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan, now is the time to begin planning how you will allocate and document your spending over the relevant covered period to ensure you receive the maximum loan forgiveness. Work with our PPP Loan Task Force We have designed flat-fee consulting packages to help[ … ]