Understanding the Impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

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Understanding the Impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

January 10, 2018

Understanding the Impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

The passage of new tax law introduces a number of changes that may impact your business for 2018. Below is a summary…

Recent Promotions

January 4, 2018

Recent Promotions

Martin Hood is pleased to announce the following promotions at the firm: Anthony Pendleton, Tyler Kutz Anthony Pendleton, pictured left, has been…

Fringe Benefits That Are Seen as Taxable Wages

December 28, 2017

Fringe Benefits That Are Seen as Taxable Wages

Did you know that some fringe benefits provided to employees must be included on W-2s as taxable wages? Items such as the…

Proposed Tax Reform Provides Opportunities for Strategic Tax Planning

December 15, 2017

Proposed Tax Reform Provides Opportunities for Strategic Tax Planning

As of December 14, 2017, it is looking more likely that the Senate and House of Representatives will successfully reconcile differences in…

Firm Announcement: Name Change and Rebranding Initiative

December 14, 2017

Firm Announcement: Name Change and Rebranding Initiative

Martin, Hood, Friese & Associates is pleased to announce that as of January 1, 2018, the name of the firm will officially…

2017 Year-End Tax Planning

December 11, 2017

2017 Year-End Tax Planning

As we approach the end of 2017, it’s the perfect time to reflect on this past year and plan for the year…

PCAOB Identifies Three Areas with Most Frequent 2016 Audit Issues

November 22, 2017

PCAOB Identifies Three Areas with Most Frequent 2016 Audit Issues

The PCAOB Board inspectors have identified three areas where audit deficiencies were most frequent in 2016.  The areas with most common deficiencies…

New Hire Announcement

November 17, 2017

New Hire Announcement

Martin, Hood, Friese and Associates is pleased to announce the hiring of a new staff member! Roxann Bossenbroek Roxann holds a business…

Invest in Kids Act

November 15, 2017

Invest in Kids Act

The Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR) is announcing that general information regarding the Invest in Kids Act (IIK), the recently enacted Illinois…

Early Analysis of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

November 9, 2017

Early Analysis of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Tax reform has been a hot topic for the Trump administration, with discussion of assisting the lower-middle class. In late October, the…