RSS Feed Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 What's New for 2020 Tax Returns Taxpayers should be aware of several key items involving credits, deductions, and refunds when filing their tax returns this year. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Taxable vs. Nontaxable Income Are you wondering if there's a hard and fast rule about what income is taxable and what income is not taxable? The quick (and easy) answer is that all income is taxable unless the law specifically excludes it. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Tax Filing Season Starts February 12 The IRS begins accepting and processing 2020 tax year returns on Friday, February 12, 2021. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Social Security Benefits and Taxes: The Facts Generally, you pay federal income taxes on your Social Security income only if you have other substantial income in addition to your benefits. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Employer Tax Credit Extended for Payroll Workers Extended through June 30, 2020, the Employee Retention Credit helps businesses keep their employees on the payroll - despite the challenges posed by COVID-19. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 The COVID-related Tax Relief Act of 2020 The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which was signed into law on December 27, 2020, contains a number of tax provisions - among them pandemic relief for businesses and individuals. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Important Tax Changes for Individuals and Businesses Each year brings changes to current tax law, and this year is no different. From tax rate schedules to health savings accounts and adoption credits, here's what you need to know. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Identity Protection PIN Available To All Taxpayers Starting in January 2021, the IRS Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program will be expanded to include all taxpayers who can properly verify their identity. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Credit Reports: What You Should Know Periodically reviewing your credit report is an effective way to prevent credit card fraud and could alert you to signs of identity theft. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Tax Talk for Democrat's Abroad - February 12th 2019 in Geneva and February 21st in Basel Mon, 11 Feb 2019 09:00:00 -0600 Zurich Expat Expo on Sunday, September 23 Thu, 31 May 2018 09:00:00 -0500 Basel Expat Expo on Sunday, May 27 Basel Expat Expo on Sunday, March 27, 2018 Mon, 07 May 2018 09:00:00 -0500 Zurich Expat Expo Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0500 Zurich Expat Expo Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:00:00 -0500 We have expanded!! Tue, 04 Feb 2014 09:00:00 -0600 U.S. Tax Seminar I'll be giving a seminar on U.S. taxation of individuals this Wednesday, February 6 at 7:00 pm in the Schmiedenhof Zunftsaal in Basel. The seminar is sponsored by the American Women's Club of Basel and as the Vice-President of the club, I offered my services for the event. The response so far has been so positive, the club is planning to hold a similar event next year. Sat, 02 Feb 2013 09:00:00 -0600 Meet us in Zurich Sat, 18 Aug 2012 09:00:00 -0500 Meet us in Basel Sun, 18 Mar 2012 09:00:00 -0500 Come Meet Us Sun, 10 Jul 2011 09:00:00 -0500 New Website Thu, 03 Feb 2011 09:00:00 -0600 Come Meet Us Thu, 03 Feb 2011 09:00:00 -0600