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30Sep2011

Job Opening at Wm. F. Horne & Co., PLLC

Wm. F. Horne & Co., PLLC, a growing accounting firm in South Mississippi, is looking for an experienced marketing and administrative coordinator.  Responsibilities include firm wide marketing efforts, social media management, advertising, firm development, and additional administrative duties. Bachelor’s in marketing or a related degree required. Competitive pay and benefits offered.Interested parties to submit their resume
  • 30 Sep, 2011
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29Sep2011

How Long are You on the Hook for a Tax Assessment?

A frequent question from taxpayers is “how long does the IRS have to question and assess additional tax on my tax returns?” For most taxpayers who reported all their income, the IRS has three years from the date of filing the returns to examine them. This period is termed the statute of limitations. But wait
  • 29 Sep, 2011
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26Sep2011

Is It a Business or a Hobby?

The distinction between a business activity and a hobby is not a black-and-white issue but instead comes in various shades of gray, which makes it a frequent topic in tax court. What is at stake? – At issue with the business or hobby determination is the treatment of the activity’s expenses. A for-profit business is
  • 26 Sep, 2011
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22Sep2011

Do You Owe the IRS Money?

While the majority of Americans get a tax refund each year, there are many who owe tax and some who can’t pay what they owe all at once. If you find yourself in the position of owing taxes, there are a number of ways to deal with the issue: 1. Get a Loan to Pay
  • 22 Sep, 2011
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18Sep2011

Don’t Overlook the Small Employer Health Insurance Credit

If you are an eligible small employer or a tax-exempt eligible small employer, you may qualify for the small employer health insurance premium credit. This credit is one of the first health care reform provision to take effect as a result of the Health Care Act that was enacted in 2010. The credit reduces a
  • 18 Sep, 2011
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12Sep2011

Sales Tax on Home Sales Rumor

A rumor has been circulating for some time that home sales will be subject to a 3.8% federal sales tax beginning in 2013. Like most rumors, it has been initiated by someone who doesn’t have all the facts – in this case, someone who does not understand taxes. Unfortunately, the misinformation has been perpetuated through
  • 12 Sep, 2011
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09Sep2011

Back to School Tips for College Students and Parents

Whether you’re a recent high school graduate going to college for the first time or a returning college student, it will soon be time to get to campus—and payment deadlines for tuition and other fees are not far behind. Students or parents paying such expenses should keep receipts and be aware of some tax benefits
  • 9 Sep, 2011
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