2017 Tax Filing Season Has Started!

The Internal Revenue Service said today that it successfully started accepting and processing 2016 federal individual income tax returns on schedule. More than 153 million returns are expected to be filed this year. LEARN MORE NOW RotenbergMeril is a CPA firm with offices in the NY/NJ Metropolitan Area. According to both the NJBiz Journal and…

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What Do They Mean by “Doing Business As (DBA)”

Sometimes it makes sense for a company to do business under a different name. To do this, the company has to file what’s known as a DBA—an abbreviation for “doing business as.” A DBA is also known as a “fictitious business name,” “trade name,” or “assumed name.” Sole proprietorship’s commonly use DBAs because a sole proprietorship’s official, legal name is simply…

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5 tax resolutions for 2017

I know you were supposed to make all your New Year’s resolutions for 2017 before now, but since it’s still very early in the year it’s OK to add some resolutions that have to do with taxes. All these will work even if the tax changes proposed by President-elect Trump are enacted. LEARN MORE NOW …

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IASB proposes amendments to 3 IFRS standards

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) proposed amendments Thursday to three IFRS standards as part of the board’s annual improvements process. The IASB is proposing amendments to standards related to income taxes, borrowing costs, and investments in associates and joint ventures. The proposed amendments are: LEARN MORE NOW     RotenbergMeril is a CPA firm…

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