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Resolve your NJ Tax Debts- without penalties. Businesses and individuals may pay their outstanding tax liabilities to NJ by Nov. 17, 2014 and avoid penalties
NJ Alimony Reform provides relief to payers of alimony. Alimony may be modified if payer is unemployed.
Free seminar on how to improve your credit score at Urbach & Avraham. Tuesday 8:15 AM, September 30th. Learn what harms and helps your credit.
NJ Employers can Reduce their NJ Unemployment Rates by making a Voluntary Payment- the Deadline is August 19, 2014
Owners of foreign bank accounts have until June 30, 2014 to file IRS Form 114- Foreign Bank Account Reporting (FBAR). Even if the bank account doesn’t generate income, just owning it or having signature authority requires you to file the FBAR.
In an S-Corporation, a popular choice of tax entity among businesses, an owner who works for the company is required to take wages. How much of the company’s income is classified as wages versus S Corp. income (reported to the owner on Form K-1) is up to the owner. The net income will be taxed regardless of how it’s classified. The big difference lies in federal employment taxes, which are not paid on K-1 income.
What elements and factors enter into the value of your business? How can you increase and maintain the value of your business? This topic will be addressed at the upcoming complimentary U&A seminar, the first installment in a four part series tailored to medical and healthcare professionals.
If you are executor of an estate in New Jersey and intend to make a distribution to the beneficiaries, there’s one important step you need to take first. NJ law requires an executor/administrator to initiate a child support enforcement order for any beneficiary receiving in excess of $2,000 prior to the distribution. The executor is personally liable for making a distribution without initiating the order, as the Child Support Judgment is a lien against the net proceeds of any inheritance in NJ.
New Jersey employers can breathe a sigh of relief, as Governor Christie has announced that new fiscal management practices have brought New Jersey’s Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund into solvency for the first time since 2009. This spares businesses from a drastic tax surcharge, as Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA) was set to increase from the base rate of 0.6% ($42 maximum per employee) to 1.5% ($105 maximum per employee). The surcharge is imposed when a state has borrowed from the Federal Unemployment Trust Fund and increases each year. In 2012, NJ employers paid 1.2% due to the surcharge ($84 maximum per employee). By repaying the loan to the Feds, employers will not be subject to this surcharge on their 2013 FUTA wages and will only pay the base rate of 0.6% ($42 maximum per employee).