bergelinmurphy.com RSS Feed http://bergelinmurphy.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 What Is the Net Investment Income Tax? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#5 The Net Investment Income Tax tends to affect wealthier individuals, but in certain circumstances, it can affect moderate-income taxpayers too. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#5 Small Business: Understanding Payroll Expenses http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#2 Whether you're a small business owner who is just starting or one who has been in business for a while - ready to hire an employee or two - here is what you should know about withholding, reporting, and paying employment taxes. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#2 Settling Tax Debt With an IRS Offer in Compromise http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#4 If you owe money to the IRS, an offer in compromise could be the answer. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#4 Employee Relocation: What Happens to Your Home? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#3 Employees and small business owners often have questions about what to do with an employee's home - and what the tax consequences might be - when they move to a new job location. Here are some answers. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#3 Advance Child Tax Credit Payments Start This Month http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#1 More than 36 million American families may be eligible to receive monthly Child Tax Credit payments starting July 15, 2021. Here's what families need to know. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#1 What are Estimated Tax Payments? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#5 Estimated tax is the tax paid on income not subject to withholding, such as income from self-employment, interest and dividends, rent, prizes and awards, and gains from the sale of assets. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#5 Tips to Help You Figure Out if Your Gift is Taxable http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#3 If you've given money or property to someone as a gift, you may owe federal gift tax. There are, however, exceptions. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#3 Tax Considerations When Selling Your Small Business http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#1 If you've decided to sell your business, you may be looking forward to lazy days ahead with plenty of cash on hand. The reality, however, is that without a tax planning strategy in place, you could be liable for capital gains and other taxes - leaving you with far less cash than you anticipated. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#1 Expat Compliance With US Tax Filing Obligations http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#4 If you're an expat who has relinquished - or intends to relinquish - your US citizenship but still has US tax filing obligations (including owing back taxes), you'll be relieved to know there are IRS procedures in place that allow you to come into compliance and receive relief for any back taxes owed. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#4 Changing Jobs? Don't Forget About Your 401(k) http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#2 One of the most important questions you face when changing jobs is what to do with the money in your 401(k) account. Making the wrong move could cost you thousands of dollars or more in taxes and lower returns. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/newsletter.php#2 PPP Loans - what comes next? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=27 You received your PPP funds, the next step is for forgiveness. Sat, 30 May 2020 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=27 Business - Tax Cuts and & Jobs Act Planning Opportunities http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=26 Business Tax Cuts & Job Act (TCJA) Strategy Thu, 01 Nov 2018 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=26 Multiple Rental Properties / Part-time Real Estate professional / qualified real estate professional? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=25 Multiple Rental Properties / Part-time Real Estate professional / qualified real estate professional? Fri, 28 Sep 2018 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=25 QBO Tips and Tricks - QBO vs Desktop http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=20 QBO Tips and Tricks - QBO vs Desktop Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=20 Dealing with IRS http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=19 Dealing with an IRS revenue agent or revenue officer Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=19 Another taxpayer who relied on TurboTax loses in tax court. http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=18 Another taxpayer who relied on TurboTax loses in tax court. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=18 IRS Audit, Tax Bill, Lien or Levy.... http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=17 IRS Audit, Tax Bill, Lien or Levy.... Wed, 09 Aug 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=17 Unfiled tax returns or a tax levy? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=14 Resolving IRS issues Wed, 05 Jul 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=14 IRS has new collection procedures http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=13 IRS collections Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=13 How do people get in trouble with the IRS? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=12 IRS Issues Thu, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=12 Start your return http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=11 Gathering items to prepare your tax return Mon, 13 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=11 Are you ready http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=10 Accumulating information Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=10 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=9 Video produced by DW Video & Multimedia, LLC Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=9 Have you heard from the IRS? http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=7 Are you dealing with the IRS? This article is for you. After you read it, give us a call. We have many years of experience in dealing with the IRS. Let us represent you. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=7 The numbers your business needs to know http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=6 Without knowing how your business is doing on a regular basis, it is impossible to plan. While many good business people have a ?feel? for their business, here are some numbers that will confirm your instinct Mon, 29 Apr 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=6 If you turned 70 ½ in 2012, don't be an April Fool http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=5 If you turned 70 ½ in 2012, don?t be an April Fool remember to take your RMD Thu, 21 Mar 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=5 Do you barter for what you need? If so, here are the rules. http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=2 In today's economy, many people are bartering to get what they need. Yes, bartering is legal, but you need to play by the rules. Here is what the IRS has to say: Fri, 08 Mar 2013 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.bergelinmurphy.com/blog.php?id=2