The domestic production activity deduction (DPAD) is a provision enacted in the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004 that is often missed by both veteran and rookie tax preparers. Businesses that have qualified production activities are entitled to a 9% deduction for those activities.
Federal Judge Blocks Overtime Rule The overtime rules scheduled to become law on December 1 are an example of Washington bureaucrats’ using executive orders to force changes on businesses without considering all the facts and consequences.
Paul B. Murray, CPA/ABV, CFF presents the 2016 Robert F. Murray & Co. CPA Scholarship to Emily Vos during the Annual Mt. Pleasant Area Community Foundation banquet. Robert F. Murray was an accountant and a staunch supporter of education. He started the Robert F. Murray & Company accounting firm that still bears his name and
By: Gene G. Smith, CPA May 10, 2016 Companies that sell products in multiple states have complex issues to consider as it relates to what tax obligations arise from their activities. Nexus is a legal term used to establish sufficient physical presence that would require companies to collect and pay sales tax, corporate tax and
We at Robert F. Murray & Co. understand the pain and frustration of tax ID theft here in the Mid-Michigan area. We urge everyone to take the necessary steps to mitigate potential risk. However, should you find that you have been a victim of tax ID theft, our experienced CPAs and tax experts can help
Congratulations to Kara Bourland, the 2015 Robert F. Murray & Co. CPA Scholarship recipient! Robert F. Murray was an accountant and a staunch supporter of education. He started the Robert F. Murray & Company accounting firm that still bears his name and is now located both in Mt. Pleasant and Midland. His son Paul now
Written by: Gene G. Smith, CPA There are several factors that need to be considered when choosing a professional to give you business and tax advice. What type of business do you have and what type of services are required? CPA’s have by necessity become more and more specialized. Small CPA firms typically provide general