General Tax News

Online Accounting Aids to Save Money Through Web Shepherd
Last month, Web Shepherd offered Quicken's newly released 2009 software series. Along with this release, the online accounting service price changed from $2.99/month to free.
Tax changes face '07 filers
As the time approaches to file income tax returns, tax preparers are reminding people about changes in the law since last year. There are also some problems that the Internal
Senate Finance Committee to Attach Tax Small Business Tax Breaks to Minimum Wage Hike - But at Least They'd Be Paid For
Contrary to the wishes of Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives, which last week passed a bill that would increase the minimum wage, the Senate Finance Committee
U.S. Treasury and Illinois Department of Revenue Announce First in the Nation Federal-State Tax Payment Pilot
Illinois business taxpayers are the first in the nation to be able to pay state withholding and federal taxes at the same time through a single system, the U.S. Department of
Alabama Smokey Taxes
It is a neat twist of politics and business; it is a paradox that enables the Alabama State to collect more taxes. Interestingly, while the government in Alabama is spending
IRS Advice Year-End Donations
Individuals and businesses making contributions to charity should keep in mind several important tax law provisions
VITA seeks volunteers for upcoming tax season
The official start of tax season is less than a month away, a fact that has Bill Gilleland eyeing his calendar with greater frequency as the weather grows colder. Gilleland,
Tax-help program seeks volunteers
NYACK - For those who find pleasure in filling out income tax forms or simply want to help others in need bring in larger tax refunds, the United Way of Rockland County could
Ubikwiti Offers Free Alternative to QuickBooks Online Basic for SMBs
Intuit unveiled a
Pa. Philanthropist Under Investigation for Tax Evasion
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Federal prosecutors contend a businessman known for pledging money to help track down criminals has pocked $3.2 million of income over the past several years while
New Jersey Small Business Development Centers Recommends Blueprint for Improving Bleak Business Outlook in the Garden State
NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The pessimistic outlook of businesses in New Jersey reported by the New Jersey Business and Industry Association's survey released Nov.
New Year Tax Cut for Alabama Poor
About 60 percent of Alabama residents greeted the new-year with a tax gift from the Alabama legislature. The state past a tax cut that fundamentally benefits the working poor.
Calvetti, Ferguson & Wagner Announces New Partner, Mike Donahue, Significantly Enhancing Tax, FAS 109 and FIN 48 Capabilitie
Calvetti, Ferguson & Wagner, P.C. (CF&W), a full-service public accounting and business advisory firm, is pleased to announce that Mike Donahue has joined as partner
The Connection Between High Taxes and Low Rates of Entrepreneurship
If you were to ask an entrepreneur what factors are most important to the success of his or her business, you're most likely to hear - finding and keeping the right employees,