October 9, 2011

Tax Relief Act of 2010

After much dissention and debate, Congress finally agreed to approve a temporary Bush Tax cut extension (through 2012 unless otherwise stated) for ‘everyone’ and extend unemployment […]
October 9, 2011

Repeal of the 2010 1099 Reporting Requirements

The long-awaited repeal of the expanded 1099 requirements was signed by President Obama on April 14, 2011! In 2010, Congress passed the Patient Protection & Affordable […]
October 2, 2011

UIA Tax Credit

Michigan Employers May Realize a UIA Tax Credit The State of Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA-formerly MESC) will issue a state tax credit to employers who […]
October 1, 2011

City of Grand Rapids Income Tax Increase

By a 204-vote margin, on May 4, 2010, the City of Grand Rapids voters approved a 15.4% income tax increase. The Grand Rapids income tax will […]
October 1, 2011


According to the Michigan Treasury notice dated November 29, 2010, the department concluded that disregarded entities fit within the statutory definition of a “person” (MCL 208.1117). […]
July 19, 2011

Decrease in Federal Unemployment Tax???

Employers may have noticed that the instructions in your Employers Tax Guide (Publication 15) for computing FUTA tax reflect a .2% decrease after June 30, 2011. […]
July 6, 2011

Free App to Track Business Expenses

Expensify is a free app foryour iPhone/iPad, Android,WebOS, and BlackBerry device that allows you to track your business expenses while traveling. You can log your mileage,file expense […]
October 10, 2010

New Tanning Excise Tax

10% Tax on Tanning Effective July 1st As of July 1, 2010 customers will be paying more for tanning services. As part of the health care […]
October 7, 2010

Changes to FSA/HSA

Prepare for 2011 – Changes in qualifying expenses for your FSA / HSA The Affordable Care Act, signed into law in March 2010, created a new […]