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28
Aug
2017

Brown Edwards Named Among Nation’s Top 100 Accounting Firms

28.08.2017

INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) announces the release of its 2017 annual financial performance analysis and ranking of the nation’s largest public accounting firms.  Brown Edwards, also celebrating its 50th year in public accounting, is pleased to be recognized among the group of the nation’s top 100 firms.  The rankings are based on 2016 U.S. net

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22
Aug
2017

Yes, You Can Undo A Roth IRA Conversion

22.08.2017

Converting a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA can provide tax-free growth and the ability to withdraw funds tax-free in retirement. But what if you convert a traditional IRA — subject to income taxes on all earnings and deductible contributions — and then discover that you would have been better off if you hadn’t converted

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22
Aug
2017

Put Your Audit In Reverse To Save Sales And Use Tax

22.08.2017

It’s a safe bet that state tax authorities will let you know if you haven’t paid enough sales and use taxes, but what are the odds that you’ll be notified if you’ve paid too much? The chances are slim — so slim that many businesses use reverse audits to find overpayments so they can seek

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8
Aug
2017

Will Congress Revive Expired Tax Breaks?

8.08.2017

Most of the talk about possible tax legislation this year has focused on either wide-sweeping tax reform or taxes that are part of the Affordable Care Act. But there are a few other potential tax developments for individuals to keep an eye on. Back in December of 2015, Congress passed the PATH Act, which made

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7
Aug
2017

Relocation Of Our Charleston, WV Office

7.08.2017

  We are excited to announce the relocation of our Charleston, WV office!  Beginning on Tuesday, September 5th, we will be conveniently located in the Chase Building at 707 Virginia Street, East, Suite 1150, Charleston, WV  25301.   Investing in our future… The decision to leave 2 Players Club Drive was not made lightly, as it

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4
Aug
2017
4.08.2017
1
Aug
2017

DOL’s Overtime Rule Lands In Limbo — For Now

1.08.2017

Employers must comply with a variety of laws involving the minimum wage and overtime. As you may know, the overtime rules were going to change dramatically last year before a federal court stepped in to delay the changes. Now, the Trump administration is signaling that it may revise the current rules and is seeking feedback

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31
Jul
2017

Repeal Of ACA Tax Provisions Uncertain After Senate Vote Fails

31.07.2017

In a dramatic session that went into the early hours of the morning of July 28, a bill to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) — but retain others — failed to capture enough votes in the U.S. Senate. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME), John McCain (R-AZ) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) broke ranks with

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25
Jul
2017

3 Midyear Tax Planning Strategies For Individuals

25.07.2017

In the quest to reduce your tax bill, year end planning can only go so far. Tax-saving strategies take time to implement, so review your options now. Here are three strategies that can be more effective if you begin executing them midyear: 1. Consider your bracket The top income tax rate is 39.6% for taxpayers

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