Taxes and Accounting News - Page 10

Page 10 of Taxes and Accounting News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



New Healthcare Payment System Offers 3.5 Billion in Cost Savings

CHICAGO, Ill., May 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — MPA, a Chicago-based firm specializing in the analysis of healthcare data, announces their initial roll out of the GlobalPRIME(TM) Payment System – a healthcare payment system that supports a risk-adjusted global fee for warrantied care of a clinical episode.

Most American’s Wealth is Lost by the Third Generation

LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Loquvam Law, Southern California’s premier estate planning law firm asserts that traditional bare bones estate planning has focused primarily on what happens after death and usually passes on financial wealth outright with no conditions or safeguards. Today’s American families are realizing that these outdated, traditional estate planning methods are failing them and their families.

Financial Softworks, LLC Announces DashBook 1.0: New Small Publishing Tool Released to Industry

HOUSTON, Texas, April 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today Financial Softworks, LLC announced the release of DashBook 1.0, Microsoft(R) Windows based software, expressly designed for small and medium sized publishers. According to founder Gregory Carrier, ‘DashBook is focused on the idiosyncrasies of selling books.’

New Software Program Offers Solution to Recordkeeping for Gratuity Based Income Employees and Employers in the Restaurant and Hospitality Industries

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., April 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — J.M. Wick and Associates, Inc. has announced the release of P.I.T.: Personalized Income Tracking, a software program exclusively designed for personal at-home use of tracking tips for employees whose income is gratuity based, in addition to meeting the tip reporting needs of employers in the restaurant and hospitality industries.

New Accounting Office Introduces New Approach to Tax Savings

DAPHNE, Ala., March 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Daphne CPA, Lisa Johnson has opened a new office in the Summit Office Complex (located at 29000 U.S. Hwy 98, Bldg C, Suite 102). Lisa helps business owners save thousands of dollars every year in taxes by providing proactive tax planning services. Her clients get a plain-English plan for beating the IRS – legally.

TAX ALERT: Deductions for Long Term Care Insurance Premiums

KIRKLAND, Wash., March 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As the April 15 tax deadline looms, filers should not overlook the deductions allowed for long term care insurance, according to LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agency.

‘Funniest Tax Guy in America’ Releases 2008 Celebrity Tax Deductions

CINCINNATI, Ohio, March 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Edward A. Lyon, founder of TaxTuneup.com Inc., announces release of his 2008 Celebrity Deductions list. Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes called taxes ‘the price we pay for civilization.’ But he never said we have to pay retail! As April 15 approaches, let’s take a look at what some of our favorite bold-face names might deduct this year.

Deficit Reduction Act Makes Long Term Care Planning a Must for Small Business Owners

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Feb. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In February 2007, ‘President Bush signed into law a significant piece of legislation, the Deficit Reduction Act,’ says Todd Grove, Maine-based Partner of LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agency. ‘This one act is causing the majority of small business owners to seriously evaluate the financial risks posed by an extended illness – to themselves, their families, their assets and their companies.’

Online Billing Program Helps Private Practitioners Increase Revenue

DENVER, Colo. – Dec. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Therapy Partner’s innovative online billing program is helping psychologists, psychiatrists and other fee-for-service professionals increase private practice revenue. Mental health providers and other professionals working in private practice are constantly searching for ways to increase revenue that won’t interfere with the work they’re so passionate about.

AtPrime.com Empowers All With Free PENSION INSPECTOR Resource

NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AtPrime Media, Inc. the sponsor of www.AtPrime.com, one of the top age 50+ web services, announced today an addition to its highly valued consumer resource THE PENSION HELPER, a new free service entitled THE PENSION INSPECTOR.

Technology Insight Corporation Awarded for Supplier Excellence

BOSTON, Mass. – Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Technology Insight Corporation (TIC) was recently acknowledged for their product excellence. Wabash National Corporation, a leading manufacturer of semi-trailers in North America, awarded TIC the National Supplier Recognition Award.

The Ultimate Credit Repair Book Reveals Secrets to Creating Economic Independence

MOORHEAD, Minn. – Aug. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Eagle Enterprises, a financial consulting firm, announces its new publishing division, Eagle Publishing, and launches its first book – The Ultimate Credit Repair Book (ISBN: 10-0-9798153-0-4). Authored by James Young, the book guides readers who are seeking to repair their credit or to improve their credit score by 120 points or more.

IRS Owes Businesses Over $10 Billion – New Website Helps Get it Back

WOODBRIDGE, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The IRS, by court decree, owes American businesses over $10 Billion dollars (an equal amount is due to individuals). Refunds for Good Inc and Invoice Insight LLC, have created a free, online tool to help organizations, both for-profit and non-profit, get their money back in a timely manner.

Barb Culver Spans The Globe Discussing Legacy Planning

CINCINNATI, Ohio – Mar. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It is appropriate that Barb Culver, president and founder of Resonate Companies, is a well-respected legacy planning professional. A successful entrepreneur who served as a high school teacher in the Cincinnati public school system before entering the financial services industry, she chose to create her own legacy so others could leave theirs.

Web Site Helps Taxpayers Redirect War Tax to Save The Planet

WOODBRIDGE, Conn. – Mar. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Refunds for Good, Inc., a young CT company created by two social entrepreneurs announced today that it has launched an interactive web portal, refundsforgood.org. The site shows individuals and organizations how to claim a telephone excise tax refund on their 2006 tax returns.

National Property Tax Consulting Firm Opens Office in Houston

ST. CHARLES, Ill. – Mar. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Chicago-based property tax consulting firm Advantax(R) announced today the opening of their new South Central region office in Houston. David LeVan, President of Advantax, said that ‘The new office will provide a location to better serve Advantax clients based in Houston, the south central region and around the country.’

Telesoft Helps Companies Comply with Sarbanes-Oxley

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Jan. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Telesoft Corporation, the leading provider of Expense Management Solutions for enterprise, has announced a new release with TeleSOX features specifically designed to aid companies in meeting Sarbanes-Oxley reporting requirements.

TAX ALERT: Remember Your Deduction for Long Term Care Insurance Premiums

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Jan. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As April 15 nears, tax-time frowns may be accompanied by smiles for many aging Americans. Deductible amounts for long term care insurance premiums are going up. For the 2006 tax year they’re higher than in 2005; and for 2007, they’ll be even higher. ‘Be sure to claim your deduction if you qualify,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage.

Customers Rate Advantax(R)

ST. CHARLES, Ill. – Jan. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — David LeVan, President of Advantax(R) Group, LLC, announced today the results of its 2006 year end customer performance survey. The anonymous, third party survey examines performance areas such as honesty and ethics, responsiveness, accuracy and reliability, and industry knowledge, all areas identified as important to property tax customers.

Congress Supports Long Term Care Through Expanded Health Savings Accounts

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Dec. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Before adjourning on the 9th, Congress passed the Tax Relief and Health Care Act (H.R. 6111), which expands the sources and amounts that may be contributed to Health Savings Accounts (HSA’s). This is good news for those seeking long term care protection but unsure how to finance it, according to LTC Financial Partners, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage.

TAX ALERT: A Big Deduction Many Taxpayers Miss, Cost of Long Term Care Insurance

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Nov. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As the end of the tax year approaches, millions of Americans may neglect a hefty deduction, the cost of long term care insurance, according to LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage.

Universal Accounting’s Tax Education Approved by California

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Nov. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Universal Accounting Center (UAC), the leader in small business tax training has been approved by the California Tax Education Council (CTEC) to offer the Professional Tax Preparer Program (PTP) as a distance learning course in the state of California. UAC’s recognition from CTEC authenticates the PTP course, showing it is within the ‘standards, guidelines and procedures’ of instruction specific to California tax laws.

‘Boot the Democrats Out!’ Says Tax Expert and Reformer Giving Major Reasons Why

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Oct. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — According to tax expert John C. Garrison: Like a reflex reaction, it seems natural for people quickly to associate our dreaded income tax with the I.R.S. But a new book by Garrison seeks to turn this focus instead on Congress and the Democratic Party. It is Congress, after all, with Democrats as originators and chief defenders of the system, who since 1913 are responsible for whatever is wrong or dreadful with our current form of income tax since it was Congress, with Democrats leading the charge, who in 1913 created our income tax in the form it stands today.

The Credit Professor Provides Credit and Money-Management Strategies through Education and Empowerment

DENVER, CO – July 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The credit rules have changed; bad credit used to simply mean paying higher interest rates on loans, but not anymore. Now, that same three digit number determines employment eligibility, insurance rates and more. The Credit Professor offers free classes that teach people about these changes and how to achieve excellent credit and advance investment strategies.

Tax Refund Can Be a Ticket to Financial Freedom

LOS ANGELES, CA – May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Knockout Debt announced today that it is offering a Free Debt Consultation to all consumers who have received or will be receiving a tax refund. Knockout Debt’s consultants will explain to consumers how a tax refund may be used to save thousands of dollars. With rising interest rates, spiraling gas prices, and higher credit card minimums, it is more important than ever before to eliminate credit card debt.

Make $10,000 from the IRS Turning in Your Tax Cheat Neighbor, says Financial Guru Matthew Lesko

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Mar. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If you see your neighbor buying a new $50,000 Mercedes on a teacher’s salary or you overhear that nasty no-good co-worker brag talking about how he never pays his taxes, well then government financial guru, Matthew Lesko says: ‘STOP being Mr. Nice Guy and bank big money while you help the IRS collect back taxes.’

Federal Reserve Releases New Statistics About Credit Cards, reports LowCards.com

BIRMINGHAM, AL – Mar. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The new Survey of Consumer Finances from the Federal Reserve gives a concerning snapshot of the finances of average American family with growing debt and shrinking savings, reports LowCards.com. The company has been analyzing the credit cards and supplying objective websites on various consumer expenses for five years.

Steven L. Jay CLU, CHFC Announces New Location

FORT WASHINGTON, PA – Feb. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Steven L. Jay CLU, CHFC is pleased to announce the completion of his move to his new Fort Washington offices at 465 Commerce Drive, Fort Washington, PA, 19034. The investment and financial planning practice has been serving individuals and corporate clients for over 20 years.

Fort Washington Financial Group LLC Announces its New Location.

FORT WASHINGTON, PA – Feb. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Fort Washington Financial Group is pleased to announce the completion of our move to our new Fort Washington offices at 465 Commerce Drive, Fort Washington, PA, 19034. With our new offices we will continue to provide the best possible support for current clients. The new expanded office space will also allow for the hiring of additional employee benefit professionals to meet the needs of our future growth.

OneHourRefund Offers Rapid Return Filing and Refunds from the Comfort of Home

NASHVILLE, TN – Feb. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — OneHourRefund.com has launched an online tax preparation and rapid refund service for the 2005 filing year. Consumers can process their returns in as little as an hour’s time. The service includes both state and federal returns, and a free trial is available.

Credit Card Companies to Raise Minimum Payment Requirements

LOS ANGELES, CA – Jan. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Knockout Debt announced today that it is offering Free Debt Consultations to consumers who may be adversely affected by the increased minimum payment requirements created by the updated guidelines recently released by federal banking regulators. Consumers may soon see significant increases in the required minimum payments on their credit card statements due to the new guidelines. Although the increases may cause a temporary crunch for heavily indebted consumers, financial experts believe that the increased minimums are a sound long term policy.

Roth IRA vs. Roth 401(k) for the Self-Employed

WASHINGTON, DC – Jan. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Under new tax rules that took effect in January 2006, employees can ask their company to save part of their wages in a Roth 401(k). However, independent contractors, the self-employed, and business owners with no employees can establish their own Solo 401(k) with a Roth feature – (Solo Roth 401k) – right away, according to Daniel Lamaute, retirement plan specialist, with Lamaute Capital.

Planning Financial Future is Crucial to Post-Holiday Financial Health

LOS ANGELES, CA – Jan. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Knockout Debt announced today that it is offering Free Debt Reduction Consultations to all consumers who may be suffering from post-holiday financial issues. Many consumers this holiday season forked out too much money on gifts for friends and family, and charged most of it to credit cards.

Bigger Payments Are Incentive to Eliminate Credit Card Debt

WASHINGTON, DC – Jan. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Eliminating credit card debt is for many a distant dream. But this year, with most credit card companies doubling their required minimum monthly payments, consumers will be more diligent about replacing their card debt with an alternative such as a home equity loan or a 401(k) loan, predict the retirement plan experts at Lamaute Capital, Inc.

Therapy Partner Automated Billing Solution for Mental Health Professionals Cuts Time and Costs in Half

DENVER, CO – Dec. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Therapy Partner Corporation, offering financial solutions for the mental health marketplace, today announced the launch of Therapy Partner, an online billing, no interest payment plan, and collection solution that supports the unique therapeutic relationship between mental health providers and their clients in a paperless, secure, internet-based environment.

Long-Term Care Tax Reminder from LTC Financial Partners

KIRKLAND, WA – Dec. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — One of the biggest overlooked sources of tax breaks is long-term care insurance, according to LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s leading agent-owned LTC insurance brokerage. Premiums for tax-qualified policies are deductible as personal medical expenses for taxpayers who itemize, with 2005 amounts ranging from $270 to $3,400 per person, based on age. Some states offer additional deductions or tax credits on state returns.

Credit Card Minimum Payments Set to Double Beginning January 1, 2006

SAN DIEGO, CA – Dec. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — City Mortgage Services, a California-based independent brokerage offering a full variety of mortgage products to the public, today announced that recent changes in credit card payment regulations could drastically affect consumer budgets, making it impossible for some families to keep up with increased minimum payment requirements.

CFP(R) to Develop and Direct Financial Coaching Program Initiative at Emico, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – July 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Nicolas de Segonzac, CEO of Emico, Inc. announced that the company is more than ever committed to the education and growth of consumers in handling their every day challenges with financial decisions. With this vision in mind, Emico acquired On Track Motivational Training, a California corporation, to compliment its present services. On Track(TM) provides individualized financial coaching for consumers who have basic financial goals, but feel at a loss on how to achieve them.

On Track(TM) Bridges the Gap Between Hiring Your Own Financial Planner and the ‘Back of the Envelope’ Plan

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – July 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Emico, Inc just announced that its new division, On Track Motivational Training (www.ontrackmotivation.com) will be offering personalized one-on-one financial coaching. Most individuals want to be financially successful but don’t know what it exactly means. Is it just one goal or multiple dreams like buying a home and saving for a comfortable retirement? Is the amount of money needed calculated or was it just a wild guess?

How to Survive Telecom BPO

ORLANDO, Fla. – June 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Auditel Inc. of FL (www.auditelinc.com) announced today that it’s becoming more common for companies to outsource their phone and telecom bills to bill processing companies for bill payment and audit services. While it can be efficient and convenient you have just become once removed from what’s really happening with your telecom expenses. Now you must rely on reports and your BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) Provider. All the CFO receives is a list of reports and the BPO is in control of all your phone bills.