Have you gotten a “Paycheck Checkup”?

Have you gotten a “Paycheck Checkup”?

Are you stunned by how much you owed in taxes this year? If so, it may mean that your withholding needs to be adjusted. Withholding is the amount of federal income tax that your employer withheld from each of your paychecks. When not enough tax is withheld, taxpayers...
Tax Day Deals 2019

Tax Day Deals 2019

April 15th, 2019 – Tax Day.  Nationwide, retailers are looking to ease the pain that tax day causes with specials, freebies and deals on and surrounding tax day. So treat yourself to a shopping spree at the following participating businesses: Applebees –...
The Top 5 Habits of Successful People

The Top 5 Habits of Successful People

“When you want success as badly as you want air, then you will get it.  There is no other secret of success.” – Socrates. Was Socrates correct?  Life would be great if you all you had to do were to just wish hard to achieve success.  If that were true...
Alfano & Company Team Spotlight: Marc Smith

Alfano & Company Team Spotlight: Marc Smith

As we get deeper into the 2019 tax season and your communication with our office becomes all the more frequent, you will probably begin to notice that we’ve added a new tax preparer to our team – Marc Smith! In order for you to get to know your new tax preparer...
How to Avoid the Kiddie Tax after Tax Reform

How to Avoid the Kiddie Tax after Tax Reform

If your family has trouble with the kiddie tax, you’ll be facing some new wrinkles for tax years 2018 through 2025 thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) tax reform. For 2018–2025, the TCJA tax reform changes the kiddie tax rules to tax a portion of an affected...