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Wellness Programs 101

By: Sandy Furuya Employer sponsored wellness programs have grown in numbers. A recent survey found that employees who invest in […]



IRS Warns of New Phone Scam Involving Bogus Certified Letters

By: Jackie Laberer IRS Recently Releases Statement Warning Taxpayers of New Phone Scam Linked to EFTPS The Internal Revenue Service […]



Sole Proprietorship vs S-Corporation

By Jackie Laberer When starting up a business, there are many factors to consider and what the advantages and disadvantages […]



New Questions Your Tax Preparer Will Ask This Tax Season

Do you get your taxes prepared by a tax professional? If so, he or she will be asking you more […]



De Minimis Safe Harbor Expensing of Business Personal Property

By: Jackie Laberer What is safe harbor? A safe harbor is a provision in a law or regulation that protects […]



Tax Deadlines for 2016 Returns

By: Sandy Furuya Partnership returns (Form 1065) – New due date March 15th Extension deadline is Sept. 15th Individual returns […]



Changes for tax year 2017

By: Susan Taylor In 2017 the medical itemized deductions have affected those that are 65 and older. In prior years […]



Sandy Furuya Assumes Ownership of Wamhoff’s Accounting Division

By: Bob Wamhoff When I established Wamhoff back in 1975, our original focus was accounting. We were a small firm […]



Breaking Bad Money Habits

By: Peggy Knobbe Everyone has bad habits, and all of them are hard to break. Smoking, biting your nails, eating […]



A Word From Sandy – February 2017

By: Sandy Furuya I will soon begin a new chapter in my life at Wamhoff, a journey that has spanned […]



2017 Standard Mileage Rates

On December 14, 2016, The Internal Revenue Service announced the 2017 Standard Mileage Rates for business, medical and moving purposes. […]



The Affordable Care Act (ACA): What’s Changed

IRS Extends Due Date for Providers and Employers to Issue Health Coverage Forms to Individuals On November 18, 2016, under […]



IRS Fake Tax Bills

On September 22, 2016 the IRS issued and alert to taxpayers and tax professionals to be on guard against fake […]



New Overtime Regulations to Become Effective December 1, 2016 – Are You Ready?

The Department of Labor (DOL) has finalized a rule that, effective Dec. 1, 2016, will make significant changes to the […]



Tax Scams

You would think with tax season being “technically” over that you wouldn’t hear anymore about tax scams. Contrary to popular […]



50% versus 100% Meals and Entertainment

As you may know there are some meals and entertainments that are not 100% deductible. Normally, the meals and entertainment […]



Sales Tax Delivery

August 3, 2016 In a recent Missouri Supreme Court case, Alberici Constructors, Inc. v. Director of Revenue, the Missouri Supreme […]



Record Retention

The issue of filing and maintaining records for business or personal use can be a hassle. The time it takes […]



What Is The Future Of Interest Rates?

In December of 2015, the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates for the first time since 2006. While that hike was […]



What is this IRS Form 5498 I just received?

Many taxpayers have received the last week of May a Form 5498 and are concerned that they missed reporting this […]