Tax & Accounting Blog

Payroll Compliance Information: New Rates in 2017

Payroll Compliance Information: New Rates in 2017

2017 brings new state and federal rates, accelerated W-2 filings and ACA reporting requirements. Due to a low consumer price increase this year, many rates stay the same with a glaring exception—the 2017 Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) wage base. And remember, January 2017 brings Affordable Care Act reporting for applicable large employers (ALEs)—all ALEs … Read More

Data Security Has Always Been Important—Why the Urgency Now?

Data Security Has Always Been Important—Why the Urgency Now?

Tax and accounting professionals are responsible for information that, if compromised, can threaten the identity and financial security of their clients, their firms and staff, third parties and more. No big revelation there—this has been the case long before I started my career in this profession almost 20 years ago. So why is so much … Read More