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Individual’s Health Care Requirements — Final Rules Issued

The IRS has now released the final reg­u­la­tions gov­ern­ing the require­ments for indi­vid­u­als to carry health care insur­ance.  There has been leg­is­la­tion and edi­to­r­ial mat­ter daily since the orig­i­nal act was passed.  The end result is the leg­is­la­tion will help some and hurt oth­ers.  One of the keys to under­stand­ing these IRS reg­u­la­tions is … → Read More: Individual’s Health Care Require­ments — Final Rules Issued

Strong, Smart Growth

It is not often that we write about our clients’ suc­cesses.  How­ever, when a client receives spe­cial recog­ni­tion, we want to share the story.  The Dar­ton Group in Char­lotte, NC spe­cial­izes in finance, account­ing and project man­age­ment con­sult­ing.  Now the Char­lotte Busi­ness Jour­nal ranks them as the 6th fastest grow­ing pri­vate com­pany in the … → Read More: Strong, Smart Growth

3.6 Million Social Security Numbers Compromised in South Carolina

The South Car­olina Depart­ment of Rev­enue announced in a press release on Octo­ber 26, 2012 that not only were 3.6 mil­lion social secu­rity num­bers exposed as the result of a for­eign cyber attack, but approx­i­mately 387,000 debit and credit card num­bers were also exposed.  Addi­tion­ally, some of the data was not encrypted and those any­where in the United States or abroad that filed a South Car­olina tax return between 1998 and 2011 are at risk.  The South Car­olina Depart­ment of Rev­enue has setup a web page  » Read more about 3.6 Mil­lion Social Secu­rity Num­bers Com­pro­mised in South Carolina »

© 2012, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

Not Just Financial Planning …

Most peo­ple believe a CPA is only to help with finan­cial plan­ning. How­ever, we also help man­age risk. You have risks you prob­a­bly haven’t though about. Even if you aren’t self employed, have you thought about what hap­pens if you or your spouse sud­denly becomes deceased? Ok, so the answer is yes, you have a will. That’s not what I’m talk­ing about and it prob­a­bly means you have a risk you haven’t pre­pared for.

 » Read more about Not Just Finan­cial Planning … »

© 2012, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

Identity Theft for the Deceased?

A deceased fam­ily mem­bers is always a tough topic.  It is still tough in our own fam­ily.  It’s not often that I post links to arti­cles out­side of our blog, but this arti­cle deserves some atten­tion.  It dis­cusses the steps nec­es­sary after a loved-one is deceased to pro­tect the fam­ily from iden­tity theft.  The dif­fer­ence in this type of iden­tity theft and that of your iden­tity is that you actively pro­tect your id (I hope).  Do you pro­tect deceased fam­ily member’s id’s?  » Read more about Iden­tity Theft for the Deceased? »

© 2012, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

1099’s Must Be Sent Out!

There are new ques­tions on 2011 tax forms for Cor­po­ra­tions, S-Corporations and Sched­ule C busi­nesses that should encour­age you to be sure and send out your 1099’s.  The ques­tions on the tax returns ask if a) you made any pay­ments in 2011 that would require you to file 1099’s and b) if yes, did you file all 1099’s?  » Read more about 1099’s Must Be Sent Out! »

© 2012, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

When are Individual Taxes Due in 2011?

So the biggest buzz about tax sea­son in 2011 is deter­min­ing when your tax return must really be filed!  This comes into play most often when you owe the IRS a check because you want to write that check at the last pos­si­ble moment.  Here is the skinny on this year’s due date.  » Read more about When are Indi­vid­ual Taxes Due in 2011? »

© 2011, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

Taxpayers Itemizing Must Wait!

We are all glad that the new tax law has extended some of the sun­set pro­vi­sions that were going to increase almost all our taxes in 2011 and beyond.  There is a glitch, how­ever, with pass­ing this leg­is­la­tion at such a late hour.  » Read more about Tax­pay­ers Item­iz­ing Must Wait! »

© 2010, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

Nonprofit Leveraging of Assets

Non­profit orga­ni­za­tions are given tax advan­tages because even the IRS real­izes that non­prof­its never have enough con­tri­bu­tions or grants to do all their mis­sion entails. This means the non­profit world is con­stantly look­ing for ways to lever­age every dol­lar in their wal­let. How­ever, even non­profit orga­ni­za­tions some­times have to bite the bul­let and spend money in order to receive more money.  » Read more about Non­profit Lever­ag­ing of Assets »

© 2010, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

Is the End of the S-Corporation Near?

For years now a great vehi­cle for start­ing a small busi­ness was the S-Corporation.  Losses can be passed through to the owner dur­ing the startup years.  Then, when prof­its begin, as long as the owner takes a ‘Rea­son­able Salary,’ the remain­ing prof­its are not sub­ject to self-employment.  Well, this may be the last year this holds true.  Here’s why.  » Read more about Is the End of the S-Corporation Near? »

© 2010, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC