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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

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

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

A New Hire Tax Credit

The IRS tends to release some great indi­vid­ual tax cred­its — take the new homeowner’s credit now on it’s third revi­sion.  Most often, the new busi­ness cred­its are hard to take full advan­tage of for small busi­nesses.  How­ever, there is a new tax credit out and the IRS has released the nec­es­sary forms to apply for the credit.  Most impres­sive is the abil­ity for many small busi­ness to take advan­tage of the credit.  Here’s the basics.  » Read more about A New Hire Tax Credit »

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

Watch for Scam Emails looking like the IRS!

Always be care­ful open­ing email from sources you do not know.  Now you have to be care­ful watch­ing for email from the IRS.  With very few excep­tions, the IRS does not send email to indi­vid­u­als and busi­nesses.  Here is how to tell if your email is fraud­u­lent or a scam.

 » Read more about Watch for Scam Emails look­ing like the IRS! »

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

First Time Homebuyers Tax Credit Nuances

The gov­ern­ment gave us a tax credit in 2008 for pur­chas­ing a new home and then came 2009.  The cur­rent year’s tax credit makes the 2008 ver­sion look like a rip-off.  This year first time buy­ers get a credit of up to $8,000 from the pur­chase of a home.  There are still some lesser known facts about the credit.  » Read more about First Time Home­buy­ers Tax Credit Nuances »

© 2009, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC

Small Business Administration Link Added

When I ran across some infor­ma­tion about the new eco­nomic stim­u­lus bill, I real­ized I had not added the US Small Busi­ness Admin­is­tra­tion to our list of links.  The Small Busi­ness Admin­is­tra­tion, or SBA for short, has a wealth of infor­ma­tion about start­ing up a small busi­ness.  There is also financ­ing avail­able for the … → Read More: Small Busi­ness Admin­is­tra­tion Link Added

Business Licenses and Registrations Galore!

Set­ting up a new busi­ness or even adding to a new busi­ness has enough pit­falls with­out for­get­ting to reg­is­ter for the right busi­ness licenses.  This post isn’t meant to be a list of every type of busi­ness license needed, but rather a sim­ple check­list to be sure that you’ve remem­bered to think about what you need.  » Read more about Busi­ness Licenses and Reg­is­tra­tions Galore! »

© 2009, david.knoble
by David Kno­ble, CPA, PLLC
Serv­ing Non-Profits, Busi­nesses & Indi­vid­u­als
Rock Hill, SC