Monthly Archives: February 2013

2013: The Year You Go Mobile With Financial Data?

There are only a few reasons why you wouldn't be using QuickBooks Mobile on your smartphone. Maybe you don't have a smartphone. Or when you're out of the office, you don't want to be available for accounting work. Or you might not think that it has enough features to make it worth using. While the…
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Penalty Relief for Farmers and Fishermen

The Internal Revenue Service announced that it will issue guidance on relief from the estimated tax penalty for farmers and fishermen who are unable to file and pay their 2012 taxes by the March 1 deadline due to the delayed start for filing tax returns. The American Taxpayer Relief Act (ATRA), which was signed into…
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Missing Your Form W-2?

You should receive a Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, from each of your employers for use in preparing your federal tax return. Employers must furnish this record of 2012 earnings and withheld taxes no later than January 31, 2013 (if mailed, allow a few days for delivery). If you do not receive your Form…
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IRS Updates Withholding Guidance for 2013

The Internal Revenue Service has released updated income-tax withholding tables for 2013 and supersede the tables issued on December 31, 2012. The newly revised version contains percentage method income-tax withholding tables and related information that employers need to implement these changes. In addition, employers should also begin withholding Social Security tax at the rate of…
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