billmirandacpa.com RSS Feed http://billmirandacpa.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 The COVID-related Tax Relief Act of 2020 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#4 The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which was signed into law on December 27, 2020, contains a number of tax provisions - among them pandemic relief for businesses and individuals. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Important Tax Changes for Individuals and Businesses http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Each year brings changes to current tax law, and this year is no different. From tax rate schedules to health savings accounts and adoption credits, here's what you need to know. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Identity Protection PIN Available To All Taxpayers http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Starting in January 2021, the IRS Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program will be expanded to include all taxpayers who can properly verify their identity. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Credit Reports: What You Should Know http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Periodically reviewing your credit report is an effective way to prevent credit card fraud and could alert you to signs of identity theft. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Working Remotely Could Affect Your Taxes http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#3 If you're working remotely from a location in a different state (or country) from your office, you could be facing a tax surprise next year. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Small Business: Deductions for Charitable Giving http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Tax breaks for charitable giving are not limited to individuals; your small business can benefit from them as well. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Individual Taxpayers: Recap for 2020 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#1 As we close out the year, here's what individuals and families need to know about tax provisions for 2020. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Business Tax Provisions: The Year in Review http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Whether you file as a corporation or a sole proprietor, here's what business owners should keep in mind when it comes to their 2020 taxes. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Applying for Tax-Exempt Status as a Nonprofit http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Whether you're starting a charity, a social organization, or an association there are certain steps you must take before you can apply for tax-exempt status. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Texas Returns Due January 15, 2021 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=18 Extended 2020 Texas Franchise Returns are due January 15, 2021 Wed, 11 Nov 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=18 Treasury Extends Tax Filing and Payment Date to July 15 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=17 Treasury Notice 2020-18 announces that IRS will extend the deadline for filing and paying federal income tax until July 15. Thu, 19 Mar 2020 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=17 Congress Approves Mandatory Sick Leave and Family Leave for COVID-19 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=16 New tax law requires employers to pay mandatory sick leave and family leave related to COVID-19 and provides tax credit for payroll tax and self-employment tax. Thu, 19 Mar 2020 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=16 Keeping Our Social Distance http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=15 Special Announcement for COVID-19 Response Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=15 Catch a Wave to free bookkeeping http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=14 Wave Accounting offers free online bookkeeping for your small business. Sat, 11 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=14 You are NOT being sued by the IRS!!! http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=13 IRS does not sue taxpayers. Beware of scammers! Thu, 28 Jan 2016 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=13 Let's do this! http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=12 Now is the time to start getting your 2014 tax information in order. Check out these handy tools. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=12 Anticipation: It\'s Keeping Me Waiting http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=11 IRS warns that late action on extenders could delay 2014 filing season Thu, 06 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=11 Make an Extra Penny per Mile in 2013 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=10 The IRS has increased the standard mileage rate for 2013 to 56.5 cents per mile Mon, 26 Nov 2012 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=10 Deducting that Year-end Bonus Accrual? Not so Fast! http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=9 Recent IRS guidance challenges deduction for bonus accrual paid within 2 1/2 months after year end. Tue, 20 Nov 2012 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=9 Dang! That was fun! What next? http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=8 Now's the time! Let's make some plans! Tue, 01 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=8 WMCPA featured in CPA Technology Advisor Magazine http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=7 William Miranda, CPA is featured in the December issue of CPA Technology Advisor Magazine. Tue, 30 Nov 2010 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=7 Congress Gives $12B Tax Break to Small Businesses http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=6 Congress has passed a new tax bill giving more than $12 billion in new tax breaks to small businesses. Mon, 27 Sep 2010 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=6 Think you can\'t afford accounting software? http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=5 Think your business is too small or you can't afford accounting software? Fri, 06 Aug 2010 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=5 Creating Order from Chaos http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=4 So, you've started a business? Unless you're in the shoe business, avoid shoeboxes. You need an accounting system! Wed, 09 Jun 2010 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=4 Update: House approves Extender Bill http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=3 The House approved a bill extending jobless benefits and the tax Extenders. Senate to vote after Memorial Day. Fri, 28 May 2010 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=3 Congress Delays Extender Bill for Memorial Day Recess http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=2 Congress delays voting on the Extender bill until after the Memorial Day recess. Fri, 28 May 2010 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=2 Welcome to the new place! http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=1 Greeting to new website Thu, 27 May 2010 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.billmirandacpa.com/blog.php?id=1