October 2020 Newsletter

October 2020 Newsletter

Dear Valued Client, In this edition of our newsletter: a reminder that October 15th is the final individual tax deadline for those on extension, plus we cover tax issues regarding the unemployed, state residency tax issues, starting a business during the pandemic, and...

October’s Extended Due Date Is Fast Approaching

Article Highlights: October 15 extended due date for filing federal individual tax returns for 2019. Late-filing penalty. Interest on tax due. Other October 15 deadlines. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic emergency, the IRS postponed the original due date for filing...

Foreign Account Reporting Due October 15

Article Summary: Foreign-Account Reporting Requirement Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Penalties for Failure to File Types of Accounts Affected Form 8938 Filing Requirements All United States entities (including citizens and resident aliens as well as...

Ready for the 1099-NEC?

Article Highlights: 1099-NEC Has Been Resurrected Non-Employee Compensation Combating Fraudulent Filings Due Dates Form W-9 Penalties 1099 Worksheet The Internal Revenue Service has resurrected a form that has not been used since the early 1980s, Form 1099-NEC (the...

Tax Consequences of Losing Your Job

Article Highlights: Severance Pay Unemployment Compensation Health Insurance Employer Pension Plan Coronavirus-related Distributions Home Sale If you have lost your job, there are a number of tax issues you may encounter. How you deal with these issues can profoundly...