Hopefully, you have been doing the responsible thing and putting away a nice little nest egg in retirement plans such as pensions, profit sharing plans and individual retirement accounts (IRAs). If you did, resist the urge to take money out of those accounts before your turn 59½. For... Read More
People often ask me how long they need to hold on to tax returns and related documents. The hoarder in me says to keep them forever- just incase! But the IRS says that you really only need to hold onto tax return and supporting documentation (like W-2s, 1099s, deduction receipts) for... Read More
I find this shocking. If the government wants to know where to focus IRS audit efforts it should take a look at the earned income credit program. I’m sure there are plenty of needy people who benefit from the program, but the abuse is outrageous. “In all, the IRS said it w... Read More
If you make quarterly estimated payments, the fourth payment for 2012 is due today, January 15, 2013. If you need a voucher and instructions for filing estimated tax payments they can be downloaded from the IRS website here. Filing estimated tax payments helps you avoid those late p... Read More
Have you ever gotten one of those ominous looking envelopes from the IRS? Even as a seasoned CPA when one of those IRS envelopes shows up at my front door I feel my pulse quicken. And if you don’t know what I am talking about, consider yourself lucky! I have recently seen a sh... Read More
Bette Hochberger, Inc. is a boutique concierge accounting practice in South Florida specializing in Start Ups and Small businesses. Typical tax and strategy clients focus on service professionals, including lawyers, doctors, and real estate companies. Typical Contract Accounting Clients are small family owned businesses where we replace building an in-house accounting team.
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