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House passes infrastructure legislation; sends bill to President Biden

House passes infrastructure legislation; sends bill to President Biden

Bipartisan infrastructure bill passes House with bipartisan vote. President Biden expected to sign by end of next week.
IRS releases 2022 retirement plan limitations

IRS releases 2022 retirement plan limitations

The IRS has released its annual cost-of-living adjustments for retirement plan limits, effective Jan. 1, 2022.
Employer compensation considerations for remote workers

Employer compensation considerations for remote workers

Employers must set compensation policies for remote workers taking into account federal and state tax laws and state legal requirements.
The American labor market, business and the post-pandemic economy

The American labor market, business and the post-pandemic economy

Widespread labor shortages are hampering companies’ ability to capitalize on an expanding economy as the country recovers from a pandemic.
Approaching deadline for COVID-19-related cafeteria plan amendments

Approaching deadline for COVID-19-related cafeteria plan amendments

By Dec. 31, 2021, any employer that made COVID-19-related changes to the operation of its cafeteria plan must adopt formal amendments.
IRS updates Frequently Asked Questions policy

IRS updates Frequently Asked Questions policy

IRS changes FAQ policy regarding new tax legislation and offers reliance on FAQs as reasonable cause defense to accuracy-related penalties.
What’s going on with energy prices?

What’s going on with energy prices?

As economies continue to emerge from COVID-19-induced lockdowns, demand has rebounded more than expected, helping fuel the recent rally.
Homebuilders, facing material shortage, can’t meet soaring demands

Homebuilders, facing material shortage, can’t meet soaring demands

Even as the housing market leads the U.S. economic recovery, homebuilders are facing new pressures as they try to meet surging demand.
Child tax credit: Potential game changer for American families

Child tax credit: Potential game changer for American families

One aspect of the American Rescue Plan signed into law in March included an extension of the child tax credit to send aid to families.
Ransomware-as-a-service: A new business model for cybercriminals

Ransomware-as-a-service: A new business model for cybercriminals

Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) is a new business model for cybercriminals, making cyberattacks easier than ever.
Owner Readiness for Business Succession

Owner Readiness for Business Succession

Owner readiness is crucial to successful business succession, but many struggle with this first step. Read more on planning goals.
Managing your personal wealth after leaving a closely held business

Managing your personal wealth after leaving a closely held business

Business succession financial planning requires introspection. You must quantify core capital needs and define estate and charitable goals.
Navigating multistate unemployment tax reporting and remittance

Navigating multistate unemployment tax reporting and remittance

Businesses with multistate employees should understand the reporting and remittance nuances of a complex unemployment taxing regime.
State income tax considerations for remote employees during COVID-19

State income tax considerations for remote employees during COVID-19

Employees working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic may result in income tax consequences to both the employee and the employer.
Nine reasons your property tax assessment may not be correct

Nine reasons your property tax assessment may not be correct

Real estate and business personal property taxes, together, are one of the largest generators of state and local tax revenue.