Dear Clients & Friends, Important news for our Illinois business owners: Gov. J.B. Pritzker recently signed into law State Bill 2531, joining more than a dozen states with an effective workaround to the federal $10,000 state and local tax deduction (SALT) cap. The bill is intended to provide tax relief for small business owners, who are […]
The IRS and our home state of Illinois have announced postponing the deadline for all individual tax returns from April 15 to May 17 this year in realizing the hardship that many taxpayers are still experiencing as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The President yesterday signed the American Rescue Plan Act into law, so the much anticipated $1.9 Trillion Covid-19 stimulus package is official.
On October 8, 2020, the Treasury and the Small Business Administration (SBA) announced a streamlined process for all loans under $50,000, and published a simplified application form.
Last month, an executive order was signed deferring a portion of payroll taxes. This means that employers can opt to not withhold certain taxes from their staff compensation for the rest of this year. For the employees, it means that they will get more take‐home pay now on the understanding that the sums not withheld […]
Dear Clients & Friends, As part of the CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act), the government created distinct provisions with regard to Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) for 2020. Specifically, for all taxpayers (including individuals that turned 70 ½ in 2019) who are required to receive an RMD from their defined contribution benefit plan in 2020, this […]