vitalecpa.com RSS Feed https://vitalecpa.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Tax Breaks for Families With Children https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 If you have children, one or more of these tax credits and deductions could help your family reduce the amount of tax owed. Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Small Business Tax Roundup https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 In 2020, the IRS issued a number of guidance documents as well as final rules and regulations that clarified several tax provisions affecting businesses. Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Renting Out a Second Home https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Tax rules on rental income from second homes can be confusing, especially if you rent the home out for several months of the year and also use the home yourself. Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Capital Gains Tax on Sale of Stocks https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#5 If you made money last year buying and selling stocks, you may owe capital gains tax. Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Avoiding an IRS Tax Audit https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 With taxes becoming more complicated every year, there is an even greater possibility of tax confusion turning into a tax mistake and an IRS audit. Avoiding "red flags" like these could help. Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 What's New for 2020 Tax Returns https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Taxpayers should be aware of several key items involving credits, deductions, and refunds when filing their tax returns this year. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Taxable vs. Nontaxable Income https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Are you wondering if there's a hard and fast rule about what income is taxable and what income is not taxable? The quick (and easy) answer is that all income is taxable unless the law specifically excludes it. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Tax Filing Season Starts February 12 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 The IRS begins accepting and processing 2020 tax year returns on Friday, February 12, 2021. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Social Security Benefits and Taxes: The Facts https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Generally, you pay federal income taxes on your Social Security income only if you have other substantial income in addition to your benefits. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Employer Tax Credit Extended for Payroll Workers https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Extended through June 30, 2020, the Employee Retention Credit helps businesses keep their employees on the payroll - despite the challenges posed by COVID-19. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Important Rules for Non-Profit Accounting https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=15 Vitale & Company offer accounting help to non profits. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=15 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=14 Vitale & Company offer business valuation services. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=14 Restaurants: How to Factor Tip Income into Your Tax Plan https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=13 Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=13 Estate Planning: How to Get Started https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=12 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=12 Business Accounting: Why You Need It https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=11 Tue, 07 Mar 2017 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=11 The Importance of Tax Planning https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=10 Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=10 Welcome to Our New and Improved CPA Blog: Vitale's Voice! https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=3 Welcome to our new and improved CPA blog! Here you will find information about taxation, financial accounting and even inside tips for your business. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=3 Transition Rules for Expensing Qualified Real Property https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=4 Click here to read more information from Vitale, Smyth & Associates, LLC about the transition rules for expensing qualified real property. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=4 The Importance of Good Record Keeping https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=6 If a natural disaster strikes your home or office, being well organized in your record keeping can save you considerable time and effort. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=6 The Benefits of Tax Planning Services https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=1 There is a very big difference between tax preparation and tax planning, and understanding the difference can be extremely useful for your business. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=1 Small Business Health Care Tax Credit: 15 FAQs https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=7 This blog offers information on the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit for 2010-2013, including information on transition relief for 2010. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=7 Qualified Leasehold Improvement Property https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=5 Qualified leasehold improvement property placed in service before 1/1/14 is eligible for both 50% bonus depreciation and is depreciated over 15 years. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=5 Keeping Your Auto Dealership Ahead in 2015 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=2 Stay profitable and focus on your automotive dealership sales with the help of an experienced auto dealership accountant based in Monmouth County, NJ. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=2 About the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=8 Click here to read about the extension deadlines and details on other important information about the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.vitalecpa.com/blog.php?id=8