hopkinscpa.tax RSS Feed https://hopkinscpa.tax/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 What Is the Net Investment Income Tax? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#5 The Net Investment Income Tax tends to affect wealthier individuals, but in certain circumstances, it can affect moderate-income taxpayers too. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#5 Small Business: Understanding Payroll Expenses https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#2 Whether you're a small business owner who is just starting or one who has been in business for a while - ready to hire an employee or two - here is what you should know about withholding, reporting, and paying employment taxes. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#2 Settling Tax Debt With an IRS Offer in Compromise https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#4 If you owe money to the IRS, an offer in compromise could be the answer. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#4 Employee Relocation: What Happens to Your Home? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#3 Employees and small business owners often have questions about what to do with an employee's home - and what the tax consequences might be - when they move to a new job location. Here are some answers. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#3 Advance Child Tax Credit Payments Start This Month https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#1 More than 36 million American families may be eligible to receive monthly Child Tax Credit payments starting July 15, 2021. Here's what families need to know. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#1 What are Estimated Tax Payments? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#5 Estimated tax is the tax paid on income not subject to withholding, such as income from self-employment, interest and dividends, rent, prizes and awards, and gains from the sale of assets. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#5 Tips to Help You Figure Out if Your Gift is Taxable https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#3 If you've given money or property to someone as a gift, you may owe federal gift tax. There are, however, exceptions. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#3 Tax Considerations When Selling Your Small Business https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#1 If you've decided to sell your business, you may be looking forward to lazy days ahead with plenty of cash on hand. The reality, however, is that without a tax planning strategy in place, you could be liable for capital gains and other taxes - leaving you with far less cash than you anticipated. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#1 Expat Compliance With US Tax Filing Obligations https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#4 If you're an expat who has relinquished - or intends to relinquish - your US citizenship but still has US tax filing obligations (including owing back taxes), you'll be relieved to know there are IRS procedures in place that allow you to come into compliance and receive relief for any back taxes owed. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#4 Changing Jobs? Don't Forget About Your 401(k) https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#2 One of the most important questions you face when changing jobs is what to do with the money in your 401(k) account. Making the wrong move could cost you thousands of dollars or more in taxes and lower returns. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/newsletter.php#2 Has your Partnership or S-Corp received a huge late filing penalty? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=38 Sat, 03 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=38 5/17/2021 Individual Tax Extention https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=37 Wed, 17 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=37 $10,200 unemployment exemption on tax return. https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=36 Tue, 16 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=36 Unemployment - Tax Return Amendment https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=35 Fri, 12 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=35 Time is running out for applying for the 2nd PPP round!!! https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=34 The Governments money is running out on what has been distributed for PPP2 Funds where business' are concerned. Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=34 PPP2 Loan Application and Forgiveness help... https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=33 This is a must read... Right now, in the accounting world, the hottest topic is the 2nd approval of PPP money. Wed, 10 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=33 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=32 New audit procedures that Congress approved in 2015 mean that the IRS can more easily collect any underpaid taxes it finds during the audit. Mon, 30 Nov 2020 09:00:00 -0600 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=32 San Antonio Tax Return Preparer Pleads Guilty to Fraud https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=31 Fraud is a topic that is so commonly heard these days. Why is that? Read below to see how Telesa Hall committed fraud helping her clients. Audience, it is all about integrity these days!! Tue, 20 Oct 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=31 Tax Preparer gets charged with Tax Fraud https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=30 Sun, 18 Oct 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=30 PPP forgiveness simplified for loans of $50,000 or less. https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=29 Sun, 11 Oct 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=29 Do you know if you or who has to file an IRS Form 720 Quarterly Excise Tax Return??? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=27 Thu, 08 Oct 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=27 IRS warning: Don't be a victim of a 'ghost' tax return preparers https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=26 When it comes to your return, make sure you do not fall victim to a 'ghost' tax preparer. Hopkins CPA will do everything possible to get you the most money back on your return. Wed, 07 Oct 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=26 Changes Affecting Small Business Employers https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=25 Families First Coronavirus Response Act Tue, 22 Sep 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=25 Reasonable Collection Potential- The Base of Resolving an Outstanding Tax Debt https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=9 Mon, 21 Sep 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=9 All You Need To Know About Offer in Compromise https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=24 Mon, 14 Sep 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=24 Tax Evasion Resource Guide! https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=23 Thu, 10 Sep 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=23 Sept 1st, Should the employer do this? Payroll tax deferral? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=22 Tue, 01 Sep 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=22 IRS - W4 Withholdings Estimator https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=21 Mon, 31 Aug 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=21 NEW PPP MONEY - Maybe https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=20 . https://www.latimes.com/politics/story/2020-08-12/rtevamped-ppp-coronavirus-loan-program-is-in-the-works-will-it-help-small-businesses-left-out-before Fri, 14 Aug 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=20 Corpus Christi, TX: Innocent Spouse Relief https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=19 Tue, 11 Aug 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=19 IRS Notice / Letter - What should you do? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=17 Mon, 03 Aug 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=17 Scams, Fraud, and Hackers in the Time of Coronavirus https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=18 Fri, 31 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=18 TSheets: One Simple Way to Improve Operational Efficiency https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=16 Wed, 29 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=16 Corpus Christi, TX: What to Do If You Have Not Filed Tax Returns https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=14 What can non-filers do, and how can we help them get their tax return issue resolved with the IRS? Tue, 28 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=14 University Professor was not smart enough to avoid wire & tax fraud https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=13 Sun, 26 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=13 Dept of Justice Continues Enforcement Against Dishonest Tax Preparers https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=15 Fri, 24 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=15 Corpus Christi, TX: How to Get an IRS Offer-in-Compromise Accepted https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=12 Clearing Misconceptions about the Offer-in-Compromise Program Wed, 22 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=12 IRS Collection Process: 10-Year Statue https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=11 Ways that the 10-year statue on the IRS collection process is affected Mon, 20 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=11 Compliance- The First Step in The IRS Collection Process https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=10 Thu, 16 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=10 Indicted Tax Preparer from San Antonio files False Returns https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=8 Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=8 Will IRS revoke your Passport? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=7 Mon, 13 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=7 SBA EIDL Advance / Grant are gone! https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=6 Sun, 12 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=6 Tax Fraud - High tech schemes but are they truly undetectable? https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=5 Sat, 11 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=5 For all you IRS procrastinators. https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=4 For all you IRS procrastinators. Fri, 10 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=4 Corona Virus Extention https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=3 https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus/coronavirus-tax-relief-and-economic-impact-payments-for-individuals-and-families Tue, 07 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=3 Police Captain Arrested for Tax Fraud https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=2 Salem New Hampshire Police Captain Arrested for Tax Fraud Related to Profit From Sales of Firearms Thu, 02 Jul 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=2 SBA EIDL https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=1 SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans Update 6/15/2020 Sat, 20 Jun 2020 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.hopkinscpa.tax/blog.php?id=1