MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT
With the constantly changing technologies, customer trends, digital privacy, and distribution models, the media and entertainment industry has issues all to its own. Accounting and audits can be complex, and you need a business plan that will help you stay ahead of the curve. We provide services that go beyond tax preparation, such as: consulting, accounting, audit, reviews, and financial reports that will help you focus on growing your business rather than worrying about the financial side of things
Deducting Meals and Entertainment Expenses While the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 eliminated many deductions for business meals and entertainment, there are still some deductions available. Most of the deductions are in the form of business meals, but there are select exceptions of when a business can also deduct entertainment expenses.
How to Handle a Self-Directed IRA Traditional and Roth IRAs are great tools to use for financial, estate, and retirement planning. One way individuals “turbocharge” their IRA’s performance is to use a self-directed IRA, which is able to hold alternative investments that offer potentially higher returns. Although this is a useful feature, there could be some
Update- California PPP Tax Conformity Although it is no secret that California has yet to release information on whether or not it will partially conform state tax code to the current federal tax rules regarding forgiven Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans, CalCPA has shared why the delay is taking place.
Individual Tax Deadline Extended to May 17, 2021 The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Treasury Department announced today the 2020 tax year federal income tax filing due date for individuals has been automatically extended from April 15, 2021 to May 17, 2021. Just like last year, taxpayers do not need to file additional forms
Employee Retention Credit Webinar During the webinar, we covered the following topics: Overview of the ERC Program Determining Your Own Eligibility ERC Recap Tax Reporting Advanced Considerations Next Steps Q&A
American Rescue Plan Act 2021 How the ARPA Affects You The latest legislation providing economic and other relief from COVID-19 has passed Congress and President Biden is expected to sign it into law. The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) includes $1.9 trillion towards funding for state and local governments, businesses, and individuals.
401(k) After Retirement or Changing Jobs If you plan to retire or change jobs soon, it’s very important to have a plan for your balance in your current employer’s 401(k) plan. You could keep your savings where it is, roll them over into and IRA, or transfer the balance over to your new employer’s
Employee Retention Credit The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) was an economic stimulus bill that was signed into law on March 27, 2020. One of the provisions of the CARES Act was the Employee Retention Credit, which provides payroll tax credits available for employers, including tax exempt organizations who retained