thekozagroup.com RSS Feed http://thekozagroup.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 What's New for 2020 Tax Returns http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#2 Taxpayers should be aware of several key items involving credits, deductions, and refunds when filing their tax returns this year. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#2 Taxable vs. Nontaxable Income http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#5 Are you wondering if there's a hard and fast rule about what income is taxable and what income is not taxable? The quick (and easy) answer is that all income is taxable unless the law specifically excludes it. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#5 Tax Filing Season Starts February 12 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#1 The IRS begins accepting and processing 2020 tax year returns on Friday, February 12, 2021. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#1 Social Security Benefits and Taxes: The Facts http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#4 Generally, you pay federal income taxes on your Social Security income only if you have other substantial income in addition to your benefits. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#4 Employer Tax Credit Extended for Payroll Workers http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#3 Extended through June 30, 2020, the Employee Retention Credit helps businesses keep their employees on the payroll - despite the challenges posed by COVID-19. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#3 The COVID-related Tax Relief Act of 2020 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#4 The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, which was signed into law on December 27, 2020, contains a number of tax provisions - among them pandemic relief for businesses and individuals. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#4 Important Tax Changes for Individuals and Businesses http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#1 Each year brings changes to current tax law, and this year is no different. From tax rate schedules to health savings accounts and adoption credits, here's what you need to know. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#1 Identity Protection PIN Available To All Taxpayers http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#2 Starting in January 2021, the IRS Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program will be expanded to include all taxpayers who can properly verify their identity. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#2 Credit Reports: What You Should Know http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#3 Periodically reviewing your credit report is an effective way to prevent credit card fraud and could alert you to signs of identity theft. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.thekozagroup.com/newsletter.php#3