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CNC Status: A Program That Can Help Buffalo Grove Taxpayers in Debt to the IRS

Owing money to the IRS isn’t so bad. Say what now? Yep, that’s right. It’s not such a terrible thing. Well ... as long as you’re broke, that is. Because if you have significant income or assets, the IRS is going to do everything they can to squeeze every last dime out...

Big Employee Retention Credit Update For Buffalo Grove Businesses

With the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act AND the CARES Act, the government is seemingly trying to go "full Oprah" with all of the credits, grants, and such that they are slinging out to Buffalo Grove small businesses...And while the media headlines are...

Howard Kaufman’s Third Stimulus Package Update

Well, it doesn't look as if the minimum wage increase is happening.But all kinds of other interesting nuggets are inside the Senate version of the third stimulus package, the "American Rescue Plan" (i.e. the Biden stimulus).Now, portions of unemployment are NOT...

All Things PPP For Businesses in Buffalo Grove

We are knee deep in tax forms with the 3/15 deadline looming for corps.On top of that, of course, Congress continues to throw new things our way. The House passed the "American Rescue Plan" and there are stimulus-ish things to pay attention to.One provision of note...

How Buffalo Grove Small Businesses Should Handle A Crazy Customer

We're keeping our powder dry over here at Kaufman Financial Services, Ltd, as it relates to the "American Rescue Plan'' proposed by Biden. There's plenty of talk about it ... but as of yet, nothing has passed.I prefer to live in the world of what *is* -- instead of...

Howard Kaufman’s System To Turn Upset Clients Into Happy Clients

I am simultaneously eager while also being slightly horrified that tax season has officially begun.Horrified, simply because the IRS has been significantly behind the 8-ball this year, and I still can't believe that we're already halfway through February 2021.EAGER...

Measuring Key Numbers In Your Buffalo Grove Business And Developing Accountability

During the first Super Bowl that Tom Brady won (with the Patriots), these were some of the companies who advertised (hat tip to Jon Erlichman of Bloomberg):AOLBlockbusterRadio ShackCircuit CityCompUSASearsHotJobsYahooVoiceStream WirelessGateway ComputersThe year was...

A Checklist For Buffalo Grove Business Owners’ For 2020 Personal Income Taxes

So, last week I ran through the (rather incredible) selection of NEW and/or extended tax credits available for Buffalo Grove business owners.That's just the tip of the iceberg though.But this is the great thing about working with business owners in tax strategy ... we...

Six Options For Buffalo Grove Small Business Aid And Tax Savings

My goal today is to simplify your options.There is so much noise, and so many conflicting voices about all of this, that I wanted to give you an authoritative, basic rundown of what's being made available to you and other Buffalo Grove small business owners by the...

My Buffalo Grove Small Business Health Quiz (Part 2)

Let's start today with a couple questions I've been getting here at Kaufman Financial Services, Ltd from our Buffalo Grove small business clients about the second round of the PPP, and some of the new provisions of the recent bill that affect businesses.If I received...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!

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