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July

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Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC Announces New Partner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2019   Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC Announces New Female Partner   Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC (ATA) is excited to announce that Marcie Williams has been promoted to partner. Marcie is a certified public accountant and has been with the firm for the past 12 years in the Jackson office.  She … Continued

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July

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If your kids are off to day camp, you may be eligible for a tax break

Now that most schools are out for the summer, you might be sending your children to day camp. It’s often a significant expense. The good news: You might be eligible for a tax break for the cost. The value of a credit Day camp is a qualified expense under the child and dependent care credit, … Continued

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June

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ATA Receives Honorable Mention for the RAY Award

ATA received an honorable mention for outstanding risk management by our healthcare provider, Berkley Accident and Health. ATA has taken a holistic approach to health and wellness by educating team members on the importance of mind, body, and spirit. Based on our organization’s trend data that showed an increase in claims and Rx utilization associated … Continued

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June

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Hiring this summer? You may qualify for a valuable tax credit

Is your business hiring this summer? If the employees come from certain “targeted groups,” you may be eligible for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). This includes youth whom you bring in this summer for two or three months. The maximum credit employers can claim is $2,400 to $9,600 for each eligible employee. 10 targeted … Continued

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June

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Fed issues guidance on accounting for leased bank premises

With the effective date of the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s new lease accounting standard rapidly approaching for nonpublic companies, most community banks are preparing for the standard’s impact on loan covenants and regulatory capital. But it’s also important to consider its potential impact on your institution’s investment in bank premises, such as office space and … Continued

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