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AFSG 2019 Tax Checklists & Worksheets Available

By |2020-01-12T14:45:38-05:00January 5th, 2020|AFSG, Forms|

The 2019 tax filing season is underway. Every year, AFSG provides you with detailed checklists to help you stay organized and up to date on the current tax laws. Below are links to our 2019 checklists and worksheets. If needed, these forms are all printable from your web browser, however, [...]

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Tax Tips for Starting a Business

By |2019-08-26T18:21:24-04:00August 26th, 2019|Business Start-Ups and Closures, Corporate Income Tax, Employers, Forms|

These tax tips can help new business owners find success Source: IRS.gov Starting a business can be very rewarding. It can also be a little overwhelming. From business plans to market strategies, and even tax responsibilities…there are many things to consider. Here’s what new business owners can do to help [...]

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AFSG, preferred firm of The Neat Company

By |2019-08-20T21:22:59-04:00August 20th, 2019|AFSG, News Articles|

Need to get your business more organized? Lauryn Charles has partnered with The Neat Company to bring our clients the newest technologies for digital document storage and retrieval. Check out our page on Neat.com and contact us for discount pricing and product demos.  https://www.neat.com/accountant/accountable-financial-services-group/ Neat's software helps automate your bookkeeping! [...]

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These summer actions might benefit taxpayers who itemize

By |2019-08-01T10:50:45-04:00August 1st, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, Home Owners, Individual Income Tax, Tax Payments|

Summer is a season when people have fun, yet get things done. From buying a new house to cleaning their old one, taxpayers who itemize their deductions may be doing things this summer that will affect the tax returns they file next year. The higher standard deduction means fewer taxpayers [...]

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Year-round tax planning includes reviewing eligibility for credits and deductions

By |2019-07-29T10:10:56-04:00July 29th, 2019|Affordable Care / ObamaCare, Earned Income Tax Credit, Energy Efficeincy, Individual Income Tax, Students and Education, Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, Vehicle Tax Credits|

Tax credits and deductions can mean more money in a taxpayer’s pocket. Most people only think about this when they file their tax return. However, thinking about it now can help make filing easier next year. This tip is one in a series about tax planning. These tips focus on [...]

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Tax planning includes determining filing status

By |2019-07-24T20:00:10-04:00July 24th, 2019|Individual Income Tax, Parents and Children|

Single or married? Kids or no kids? These are just a couple of questions that will help someone determine their tax filing status. Taxpayers usually only think about their filing status when filing their returns. However, this is something to think about all year, especially if it changes.   This [...]

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Are you paying in enough taxes for 2019?

By |2019-06-10T12:25:02-04:00June 10th, 2019|Employees, Employees & Independent Contractors, Individual Income Tax, Tax Payments|

Source: IRS.gov All taxpayers should check their withholding ASAP All taxpayers should check their withholding – also known as doing a Paycheck Checkup – as soon as possible. They should do a checkup even if they did one last year. By checking their withholding, taxpayers can make sure enough is [...]

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Taxpayers must report health care coverage on 2018 tax return

By |2019-03-07T16:27:39-05:00March 11th, 2019|Health Care Reform, Individual Income Tax|

IRS.gov  -  Tax Reform Tax Tip 2019-20 As taxpayers are completing their 2018 tax returns this year, they must complete the lines related to health care. For tax year 2018, the IRS will not consider a return complete and accurate if individuals do not do one of the following on [...]

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IRS extends April 15, other upcoming deadlines for Alabama storm victims, provides other tax relief

By |2019-03-07T16:28:08-05:00March 7th, 2019|News Articles|

IRS Issue Number:    IR-2019-31 Victims of Sunday’s tornadoes and severe storms in Alabama have until July 31, 2019, to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. The IRS is offering this relief to any Major Disaster Declaration area designated by the [...]

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