IRS Identity Protection PIN Program Available Soon

The IRS has announced that their IRS Identity Protection (IP) PIN Program will be available to all taxpayers in January. While this is not a mandatory program, taking advantage of this program can increase the security of your tax return filing. The IP Pin is a 6...

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PPP Tax Planning Issues and Update

Recently the IRS issued guidance stating that taxpayers must consider expenses paid with PPP funds as non-deductible expenses even if forgiveness applications have not been approved by December 31, 2020 or if forgiveness applications have not been submitted by...

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Additional Information on Ohio Grant

**This is a followup to the Grants Available for Eligible Ohio Small Businesses Impacted by COVID web post from 10/29/20** When working with businesses on this Ohio Grant we became aware of the following item that applicants must attest to being true: I certify that...

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Farmer Year End Planning Options

Farmers can use deferred payment contracts and prepaid crop inputs as part of their year end planning. You can read our summary by clicking on the link below. Deferred Payment Contracts and Prepaid Crop Inputs Summary

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CARES Small Business Relief for Van Wert County Businesses

The Van Wert Chamber of Commerce recently announced the Small Business Relief Program, which provides grant funds for eligible Van Wert County small businesses (30 or fewer employees) to reimburse for COVID-19 related expenses incurred from March 1, 2020 through the...

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PPP Forgiveness Simplification for Loans <$50,000

Recipients of PPP loans of $50,000 or less will be able to apply for forgiveness using a simplified application. PPP borrowers of less than $50,000 are also exempted from forgiveness reductions for reducing full-time equivalent employees and reducing employee salary...

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October 15th Tax Filing Deadline is Coming Soon

For individuals who got an extension on their personal tax return, those tax returns are due Thursday, October 15th, which is 4 weeks from this Thursday. If you have not gotten us all of your tax information yet, please get us that information so that we can complete...

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