Tapayers Should Protect Data All Year Round

IRS Tax Tip 2017-82, November 27, 2017 During the holiday shopping season, shoppers are looking for the perfect gifts. At the same time, criminals are looking for sensitive data. This data includes credit card numbers, financial accounts and Social Security numbers. Cybercriminals can use this information to file a fraudulent tax return. This tip is …

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Tax Scams

The IRS does NOT telephone to collect debt owed or to give you refund monies back. The IRS warns taxpayers about an increasing number of tax scams in communities across the country. For even more information go to IRS.gov and type “scam” in the search box.      

Standard Mileage Rates for 2018 Up from Rates for 2017

IR-2017-204, Dec. 14, 2017 WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2018 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. Beginning on Jan. 1, 2018, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or panel …

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Standard Mileage Rates for 2016

2016 Standard Mileage Rates for Business, Medical and Moving Announced IR-2015-137, Dec.17, 2015 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2016 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. Beginning on Jan. 1, 2016, the standard mileage rates for the …

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Have you looked at your electricity bill?

TO our Small Business Clients, Clients, friends and family in MA: As we looked at our business clients, clients who just own a home, and people who have rental properties, we realized that Energy has changed and we wanted to bring you the latest information   I thank Jacqui D’Angelo, from Gulf, headquartered right here in Metrowest MA, for helping us put together the …

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Guest Writer: Murphy Insurance Agency on Cohabitation

The term cohabitation most commonly refers to unmarried couples living together, but it also applies to roommates and other living situations. If you choose to cohabitate, take care to obtain the right coverage for your situation. The general overview below highlights key concerns; however, it doesn’t address every circumstance. Talk with our Associates about your …

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