Town of Plymouth’s “COVID-19 Daily Update” – June 1, 2020

In this week’s Monday episode (June 1, 2020) of the Town of Plymouth’s “COVID-19 Daily Update,” Heather reported that although there aren't many changes since last week, there are three items in the pipeline of which small businesses should be aware. Although the first round of stimulus payments hasn't yet been fully dispersed, Sen. McConnell is [...]

Town of Plymouth’s “COVID-19 Daily Update” – May 13, 2020

In this week’s Wednesday episode (May 13, 2020) of the Town of Plymouth’s “COVID-19 Daily Update,” Heather Cozby reported that the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment is now texting applicants. If you've been waiting for a callback on your application, pay attention to your texts. They may appear at first to be a scam, but could be [...]

Tax Rule Changes for Improvements to Interior Parts of Nonresidential Buildings

We wanted to alert you to a beneficial change in the tax rules for many improvements to interior parts of nonresidential buildings ("qualified improvement property" or "QIP"). You may recall that following the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act ("TCJA"), any QIP placed in service after Dec. 31, 2017 was not considered to be eligible for [...]

IRS Issues Standard Mileage Rates for 2020

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service has issued the 2020 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. Beginning on January 1, 2020, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or [...]

Key Tax Considerations You Should Be Aware Of

By now, we’re in full swing under new tax laws. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was signed into law at the end of 2017, with taxpayers seeing the real effects when they filed their returns in 2019. This legislation has made a profound impact on many taxpayers and has created new planning opportunities. Here [...]