Author Archives: kwalter

Health Care Reform Update

Below is our Firm’s newsletter regarding the Affordable Care Act and the associated health care reform laws that impact many small and large businesses offering health insurance or other health care reimbursement arrangements.  The newsletter also describes the individual mandate requiring all … Continue reading

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2014 Tax Planning Letter

Here is our 2014 tax planning letter.  When the tax extenders have been finalized we will post a summary of those as well. 2014 Tax Planning Letter    

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2013 Individual Tax Documents

To assist with preparation of your 2013 individual taxes, we have provided the two documents below.  You should download them, complete best you can, and then email back to cbarham@kuenizicpas.com. Thank you! 2013 Individual Tax Engagement Letter 2013 Tax Organizer  

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2012 Individual Tax Documents

To assist with preparation of your 2012 individual taxes, we have provided the two documents below.  You should download them, complete best you can, and then email back to cbarham@kuenizicpas.com.  If you prefer to fax, the number is 503.399.3977.  Thank you! 2012 Tax Engagement Letter 2012 Organizer … Continue reading

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2012 Year-End Tax Update

Here’s our 2012 year-end tax update.  Major topics include the sunset of the Bush era tax cuts and a major overall of the estate tax system effective 1/1/2013.  We are anticipating a one-year extension of the Bush era tax cuts as well … Continue reading

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Contractors Investing in Software and Going Mobile!

Now that things are slowing down for some of you as we close in on year-end 2012, it’s time to consider a few housekeeping items in the area of information technology. A number of you and other construction firms have … Continue reading

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Health Care Law Holds

The US Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision held that payments required of individuals who do not maintain minimum health coverage under the “individual mandate” were not a penalty, but are a tax and are allowed under Congress’s power to … Continue reading

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Job Management for Contractors

I read several articles the other day about why certain contractors are successful during economic downturns.  Opinions included giving serious attention to cost reduction (where needed), elimination of redundant processes and duties, and a huge investment of time and energy … Continue reading

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