July 24, 2013

Late Payment Penalty Relief for 2012 Tax Returns

Because of the late passing of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 in early 2013, the IRS has provided a late-payment penalty and interest relief […]
February 19, 2013

Where’s My Refund?

To check the status of your refund: Federal Refund State of Michigan Refund  
January 5, 2013

Congress Passes American Taxpayer Relief Act

Late Tuesday evening the House passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act to avert the highly publicized ‘fiscal cliff’. President Obama signed the bill into law on Wednesday January […]
January 5, 2013

QuickBooks Payroll Update for Additional Medicare Tax

As of January 1, 2013, taxpayers that exceed certain thresholds will have to pay an additional .9% on their wages and self-employment income. Employers will be […]
December 13, 2012

Year-end Payroll Reminders

Regardless of whether you use a payroll service provider or prepare payroll in-house, businesses will need to verify that all special payments to employees are correctly […]
November 29, 2012


Although we now have the election results,  year-end tax planning for 2012 will still be quite tricky since there are so many unanswered questions. We now know […]
August 16, 2012

2013 Tax Changes From Health-Care Reform

For tax years beginning after 2012, in addition to the expiration of the 2001 Bush tax cuts, higher income taxpayers will incur additional taxes as a […]
June 13, 2012

529 Plan Can Help with College Funding and Estate-planning Considerations

Contributed by Chad Zagel Now that another school year is drawing to a close, your young children are a step closer to the day when they’ll […]
June 13, 2012

529 Plan Still Qualifies For State Tax Deduction!

With the recently enacted personal income tax changes under Public Act 38 of 2011, certain tax credits and subtractions from income were eliminated. However, currently the […]