Global Malware Attack Is Serious and Escalating
According to most accounts, Friday’s massive cyberattack hit as many as 200,000 victims in at least 150 countries and that number could grow. Cybersecurity experts say the spread of the ransomware virus — named WannaCry – which denied users access to their computers has been slowed down, but it has not been stopped. The quick spread of the virus, is another reminder of how crucial it is to keep computers properly patched.
Are You Aware of The Benefits of Doing Business in Puerto Rico?
With news reports of a financial crisis in Puerto Rico, it might surprise you to learn that there are opportunities and advantages to doing business on the island. Recently, the Government of Puerto Rico created an incentive program designed to lure businesses and wealthy Americans to invest in, and/or relocate to the island, and offer the necessary elements for the creation of a World Class International Service Center.
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If You Get a Letter From the IRS – Don’t Panic!
The first thing the IRS advises anyone to do if they receive such a letter is to not panic! The IRS sends out millions of letters every year and receiving one is not necessarily bad news. The notice is most likely to inform you of changes to a taxpayers’ account, or it could be a notice asking for more information. But, what should you do, if a letter from the IRS arrives?
How Does an ESOP Work as a Retirement Plan?
Among the retirement plans that small businesses can offer to their workers are employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs). An ESOP is a process for transferring ownership of the company to employees. But, how does that work as a retirement plan, and what are the advantages and drawbacks to business owners? This article discusses this and more.
Are You More Vulnerable Than Others to be Audited?
IRS data indicates that less than 1% of all individual income tax returns are audited each year. That’s true, but some taxpayers are more vulnerable than others. The IRS is more likely to audit taxpayers who report higher incomes because that’s where larger amounts of underpaid taxes might be found. This article explains how you should respond when you are audited and what to expect from the different audit types.
President Trump’s Proposed Tax Reform and Its Impact
A lot has been said by political pundits and economic experts since the release of President Trump’s tax reform plan. The “plan” was outlined in a one-page list of bullet points, subtitled “The Biggest Individual and Business Tax Cut in American History.” But, what does President Trump’s tax reform plan really mean for the future of the economy?