New York’s Optional Employer Compensation Expense Program (ECEP)
New York State Department of Taxation and Finance released guidance on July 3rd relating to the Employer Compensation Expense Program (ECEP) that was created as a part of the 2018-19 budget package
Why did the WSJ use years-old data to attack Social Security disability?
At first glance, an op-ed in Monday's Wall Street Journal makes a devastating case against Social Security's disability system. On closer inspection, the case
What is the Difference Between a Dental CPA and a Standard Accountant?
What exactly does a "dental CPA" do that a traditional local accounting cannot? I'm not sure many of us can "do" anything differently. I...
Top U.S. coal company Peabody Energy files for bankruptcy
Peabody Energy, the world's largest private-sector coal producer, filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday in U.S. court,
Tax Preparation Advice: 4 Scams to Avoid This Year
With the start of the New Year, it's time to start thinking about tax preparation. During the filing season tax scammers are on the prowl. Here are the four biggest scams
How to Get New CPA & Bookkeeping Clients During Tax Season
Why would you pass up this opportunity to educate them on all the other services you offer besides tax filing?
I Lost 50 Pounds, And Gained It All Back. Here's What Went Wrong.
As a teen, I was driving in the car with my mom when she mused, "I would really like to lose 15 pounds." "I'd really like to lose 50," I replied, in the way one says they'd really like to win the lottery. The number seemed completely and totally out of reach.
What to do right now to improve your 2018 tax return
Not sure what to make of the massive tax overhaul? You've got some time to figure it out.
How your federal income tax dollars are spent
Health and defense sucked up half of your federal income tax dollars, while less than two cents of every dollar you paid went to housing or to science programs.
How the Ballpoint Pen Killed Cursive
Thicker ink meant it didn't smudge as easily as its predecessor, the fountain pen—but it also made writing by hand more physically demanding.