To claim a deduction for a charitable donation, you must have certain documentation. The current tax law requirements are summarized in the table below. Contribution Type Amount Contributed Records Required Monetary (cash, credit card, check) Less than $250 Bank record or written receipt: Name of organization Amount of contribution Date of contribution Monetary (cash, credit […]
The IRS issued a new 1099-series form this filing season called Form 1099-NEC. It replaces Form 1099-MISC for reporting nonemployee, or subcontractor, compensation. The amounts previously reported in box 7 of Form 1099-MISC are now reported in box 1 of Form 1099-NEC. This may seem like a small change, but a number of payors and […]
I will not wax eloquently about the year now passing, but I would like to take a moment to wish you a very Happy Christmas and a Joyous New Year. A life of service to others is the best kind of life we can have, and I hope in some way I have been able […]
The Social Security Administration has released new numbers for those paying Social Security and those collecting it. Check out the new maximum taxable earnings amount as well as COLA and other key adjustments. Every year, the Social Security Administration takes a fresh look at its numbers and typically makes adjustments. Here are the basics for 2020 […]
After an incredibly difficult year (so far), let’s pause to reflect on all that we are thankful for today. The frenzied pace of life will resume unabated tomorrow. May the Lord bless your family, friends, and you.
Financial statement information is most useful if owners and managers can use it to improve their company’s profitability, cash flow, and value. Getting the most mileage from financial statement data requires some analysis. Ratio analysis looks at the relationships between key numbers on a company’s financial statements. After the ratios are calculated, they can be […]