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    The PB NewsBlog: Sept. 10, 2020

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    NEXUS: Do You Have Exposure?

     
     
    NEXUS: Do You Have Exposure?
    We are bringing this issue to your attention and would like to address this area of concern with you as this will become a highly audited area in the next two years. We realize that some companies have already identified this...
     
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    Spotlight on Individual Tax Matters in the 2020 Election

     
     
    Spotlight on Individual Tax Matters in the 2020 Election
    Election season 2020 is in full swing. Over the next few weeks, both parties will be hard at work, trying to win your vote for their presidential candidate. As you watch social media ads and listen to interviews and debates, pay close attention to...
     
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    Election 2020: Where Do the Candidates Stand on Business Tax Issues?

     
     
    Election 2020
    With both major political party conventions behind us, it's time to focus on the upcoming national election. Among their many differences, the Republicans and Democrats have widely divergent tax platforms...
     
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    Avoid Personal Liability for Unpaid Federal Payroll Taxes

     
     
    Avoid Personal Liability for Unpaid Federal Payroll Taxes
    During the COVID-19 pandemic, some cash-strapped employers may fail to pay over federal income and employment taxes that were withheld from employee paychecks to the U.S. Treasury. In the eyes of the IRS, this is...
     
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    How to Nudge Employees in an Ethical Direction

     
     
    How to Nudge Employees in an Ethical Direction
    Companies victimized by occupational fraud can experience significant financial losses, bad PR and reduced employee morale. Therefore, you must use every tool at your disposal to prevent and detect criminal activity in your organization. This starts with robust internal controls, including a confidential...
     
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    Bad Checks Happen to Good Business Owners

     
    Bad Checks Happen to Good Business Owners
     
     
    When a customer's check is returned for insufficient funds, you can handle it as follows in QuickBooks: Create items for tracking bounced checks and their associated charges (a one-time setup process). First, add an Other Charge type...
     
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    Find Your Best Path to the Future

    Find Your Best Path to the Future
     
     
    You can’t get anywhere if you don’t know where you’re going. It’s also obvious that once you know where you’re going, you need to lay out a path that will take you there. But things that are obvious are not always easy. It can be helpful to adopt a process that is customized...
     
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