What are the financial consequences of tax-free bonds?

Tuesday, January 10, 2023
If you’re interested in investing in tax-free municipal bonds, you may wonder if they’re really free of taxes. While the investment generally provides tax-free interest on the federal (and possibly...... Read More

Consolidated Appropriations Act Tackles Retirement Planning

Tuesday, January 03, 2023
On December 23, 2022, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2023. The sprawling year-end spending “omnibus” package includes two important new laws that could affect your financial planning: the Setting...... Read More

Surprise Audits Can Keep Your Accounting Department on Its Toes

Thursday, December 29, 2022
One of the best ways to tackle financial statement fraud is to conduct periodic surprise audits. In fact, surprise audits were associated with at least a 50% reduction in both...... Read More

Self employed? Try a Solo 401(k) Plan

Tuesday, October 04, 2022
Do you own a successful small business with no employees and want to set up a retirement plan? Or do you want to upgrade from a SIMPLE IRA or Simplified...... Read More

Don’t Forget About Income Tax Planning for Your Heirs

Wednesday, July 06, 2022
As a result of the current estate tax exemption amount ($12.06 million in 2022), many people no longer need to be concerned with federal estate tax. Before 2011, a much...... Read More

When Can You Apply the Research Credit Against Payroll Taxes?

Friday, July 01, 2022
Here’s an interesting option if your small company or start-up business is planning to claim the research tax credit. Subject to limits, you can elect to apply all or some...... Read More

How to Create an Online Account with the IRS

Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Please follow the instructions below to create a user account on the IRS website that will allow you to provide information regarding the Economic Impact Payment(s) received in 2020 and...... Read More

Axley & Rode, LLP Announce New Partners

Monday, January 10, 2022
Axley & Rode, LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Shay Hobbs and Mehgan Ibañez to the position of partner at the firm effective January 1, 2022.As we continue...... Read More

Axley & Rode, LLP Announce Merger with Ken Smith, Casper & Associates

Wednesday, January 05, 2022
Axley & Rode, LLP, and Ken Smith, Casper & Associates, CPAs announced the merger of the two local certified public accounting firms effective January 1, 2022. Axley & Rode is...... Read More

IRS Unveils New Online Identity Verification Process for Accessing Self-Help Tools

Wednesday, November 17, 2021
The Internal Revenue Service today announced the launch of an improved identity verification and sign-in process that enables more people to securely access and use IRS online tools and applications.Taxpayers...... Read More