How to Use Volatility as a Chance to Rebalance at a Discount

Current volatility in the market can often allow emotions to interfere with investment decisions. This is the importance in establishing an investment strategy for the long term so that in difficult times it is easier to stay the course. However, these turbulent times also can reveal potential opportunities in the

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Does Your 401(k) Plan Need An Audit?

Some businesses’ 401k and retirement plans are too small to need an external audit. Generally speaking, only when your participant count exceeds 100 will you be required to conduct a benefit plan audit. However, there is one exception to this general rule. The “80-120 rule,” as it is commonly known,

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SBA Opens PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Portal August 10

The Small Business Association (SBA) will accepting PPP loan forgiveness applications submitted by lenders on its portal beginning August 10, 2020. The portal’s opening date is subject to extension if Congress makes changes to the loan forgiveness process, and current legislation is being considered for automatic forgiveness of PPP loans

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Don’t Be Fooled! Tax Scams in 2020

“We don’t get fooled again!” are the lyrics and namesake of the 1970 song by Rock n’ Roll band The Who, and 50 years later, they are still words to live by in today’s chaotic environment.  With all of the distractions brought on by the pandemic comes a golden

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When Should I Apply for PPP Loan Forgiveness?

Get Ready, But Be Patient “When should I apply for PPP loan forgiveness?” That’s a question many anxious borrowers are asking themselves, and wondering if now is the right time, or if they’d be better off waiting. In this particular instance, the age-old saying of “hurry up and wait” may

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The GILTI Verdict Is In

Retroactive and Future High-Tax Exceptions Available New regulations released by the Treasury Department on July 21, 2020 have confirmed inclusion of a high-tax exception to avoid global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI). Released under IRC Section 951A and the temporary regulations under section 954, these regulations have been anxiously awaited since

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