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February

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What’s your mileage deduction?

Individuals can deduct some vehicle-related expenses in certain circumstances. Rather than keeping track of the actual costs, you can use a standard mileage rate to compute your deductions. For 2017, you might be able to deduct miles driven for business, medical, moving and charitable purposes. For 2018, there are significant changes to some of these … Continued

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January

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2018 Q1 tax calendar: Key deadlines for businesses and other employers

Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers during the first quarter of 2018. Keep in mind that this list isn’t all-inclusive, so there may be additional deadlines that apply to you. Contact us to ensure you’re meeting all applicable deadlines and to learn more about the filing requirements. January … Continued

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December

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2017 Tax Reform: Summary of the Conference Agreement

CONFERENCE AGREEMENT REACHED SETTING STAGE FOR ENACTMENT BEFORE THE NEW YEAR Summary On Friday evening, December 15, 2017, the conference report to H.R. 1, “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (the “Act”) was released.  The conference report was agreed to by the House and Senate conferees last week and reflects the resolved differences between the House … Continued

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December

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Experienced Tupelo CPA Firm Merges with Regional Accounting Firm

Fred H. Page & Co., LTD., which has been serving Tupelo, MS and the surrounding areas since 1973, will merge with Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC (ATA) effective December 31st, 2017.  Fred H. Page of Fred H. Page & Co. will become a principal of the expanding firm. Page has served the Tupelo area for over … Continued

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December

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How to conduct a year-end risk assessment

Auditors assess their clients’ risk factors when planning for next year’s financial statement audit. Likewise, proactive managers assess risks at year end. A so-called “SWOT” analysis can help frame that assessment. Typically presented as a matrix, this analysis of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats provides a logical framework for understanding how a business runs. It … Continued

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