Tax preparers should look out for these signs that a criminal stole information

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Issue Number: Tax Tip 2018-152

Tax professionals should be alert to the subtle signs of data theft. The IRS and its Security Summit partners note that there are many cases where preparers are victims of theft and don’t even know it. ...More>>


e-News for Tax Professionals September 28, 2018

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Issue 2018-39
September 28, 2018

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IRS issues 2018–2019 per-diem rates

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By Sally P. Schreiber, J.D.
September 26, 2018

Business travelers who incur expenses while traveling away from home have new per-diem rates to use in substantiating certain of those expenses (Notice 2018-77). ...More>>


e-News for Small Business September 25, 2018

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Issue 2018-31
September 25, 2018

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New credit benefits employers who provide paid family and medical leave

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Issue Number: Tax Tip 2018-149

Eligible employers who provide paid family and medical leave to their employees during tax years 2018 and 2019 might qualify for a new business tax credit. ...More>>


Rules issued on paid family and medical leave credit

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By Sally P. Schreiber, J.D.
September 24, 2018

The IRS on Monday issued 34 questions and answers on new Sec. 45S, which was added by the law known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, P.L. 115-97, to provide a general business credit for employers who provide paid family and medical leave to their employees (Notice 2018-71). ...More>>


New employer tax credit for paid family and medical leave available for 2018 and 2019

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Issue IR-2018-191
WASHINGTON — Today the IRS announced that eligible employers who provide paid family and medical leave to their employees may qualify for a new business credit for tax years 2018 and 2019. ...More>>


In Memory of
Jerald (Jerry) P Revelle, September 22, 2018

We are saddened with the passing of Jerry Revelle, Saturday, September 22, 2018. We extend our condolences to Jerry's family at this difficult time of loss. Jerry was a long time MSA member of the St. Louis Chapter. He served a number of roles during his membership with the Chapter. Visitation will be at the Hutchens Mortuary & Cremation Center,  675 Graham Road, Florissant, MO 63031, on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Funeral services will be at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church,  751 N Jefferson St., Florissant, MO 63031, at 10:30 am. Jerry's Obituary


 

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NSA Enrolled Agent Exam Review Course November 12-14, 2018 in St. Louis, MO

This 24-hour course is a comprehensive and intensive—and we mean intensive—review geared toward a single purpose: to help you pass the EA exam. ...More>>


 

 

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