Monthly Archives: December 2011

Payroll Tax Cut Temporarily Extended into 2012

By |December 28th, 2011|General, Payroll, Tax Planning & Preparation|

Nearly 160 million workers will benefit from the extension of the reduced payroll tax rate that has been in effect [...]

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Tax Credit Helps Low- and Moderate-Income Workers Save for Retirement

By |December 19th, 2011|General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

  Low- and moderate-income workers can take steps now to save for retirement and earn a special tax credit in [...]

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Mosteller addresses national medical conference

By |December 15th, 2011|General, Healthcare Advisory Services, Team Member News|

     Karen Mosteller, CPA, CHBC, consulting and firm partner with Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company P.A., recently served as [...]

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Take Advantage of Tax Breaks for 2011

By |December 14th, 2011|General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

  Take Advantage of Tax Breaks for 2011   Regardless of what Congress does late this year or early the [...]

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IRS Announces Standard Mileage Rates for 2012

By |December 12th, 2011|Bookkeeping, General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced the 2012 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating [...]

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Help for Underwater Homeowners

By |December 8th, 2011|General|

 Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) The Federal Housing Finance Agency with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have recently announced changes [...]

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Unemployment Tax Changes for Businesses

By |December 6th, 2011|General, Payroll|

FUTA (Federal Unemployment Tax) Rate for 2011 The Department of Labor has announced the Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA) rate for [...]

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