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Age Discrimination Enforcement Evolving

Know How Age Discrimination Enforcement is Evolving If the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) were a person, he or she would have been subject to its own protections a decade ago, when the law turned 40. On the ADEA’s 50th birthday earlier this year, Victoria Lipnic, the acting chair of the Equal Employment Opportunity…

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Tax Breaks for Work-Related Education Costs

How to Maximize Tax Breaks for Work-Related Education Costs School is back in session. So, it’s time for a refresher on tax breaks for work-related education expenditures. Here’s what individual taxpayers need to know. Are You Self-Employed? Self-employed individuals may be eligible to deduct qualified work-related education expenses on their business tax forms. Self-employeds don’t…

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How to Protect Your Personal Data

Data Breaches Highlight the Vulnerability of Your Personal Data Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies, recently reported a massive data breach. Are you among the 143 million U.S. consumers whose personal information was hacked? Here’s how to find out — and how to help protect yourself against future breaches. What Should…

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Work Opportunity Tax Credit: The Basics

Work Opportunity Tax Credit: What Business Owners Need to Know The Work Opportunity tax credit (WOTC) is a federal income tax credit that’s available to businesses that hire members of certain “targeted” groups. Here’s how your business may be able to benefit from this potentially lucrative tax break. The Basics The Work Opportunity tax credit…

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Tax Relief for Victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

By: Anita Anand, JD, Senior Manager Federal Tax Relief The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced victims of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma may qualify for tax relief. For those affected by the hurricanes, the IRS is allowing an additional filing extension for business taxpayers with valid extensions that expire on September 15, 2017 and…

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