Social Security Tips

At what age is Social Security no longer taxed? You may have heard that Social Security income is not taxed after age 70; this is false. You may be able to earn however much you want for Social Security purposes and not have to pay it back to Social Security, but for tax purposes there…

Property Tax/Rent Rebates in Pennsylvania

This program supports Pennsylvania homeowners and renters who meet the following criteria. ​​ Age Criteria 65 or older Widows and widowers 50 and older People with disabilities 18 and older Income Criteria In addition to age requirements, to qualify for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate, your household income must be $45,000 or less ​annually.  ​ If you rent,…

Who is Head of Household?

Head of Household (HOH) is a filing status you can claim if you’re single orunmarried and maintain a home for a qualifying person, such as a child orrelative. The Head of Household vs. Single status provides a larger standarddeduction and more generous tax rates for calculating federal income tax.Requirements for claiming Head of Household status: You…

What Taxes Do I Pay???

The standard way of being paid by an employer is on a W2. You have Federal Income tax, Social Security tax, Medicare tax, State tax (depending on the state you live in) and Local Earned Income tax. There are nine states with no state tax. For starters the Federal income tax withholding is based off your…

Services We Provide After April 15th

We offer year-round tax preparation for individuals and businesses, but we also offer much more! We review prior tax returns if you want a second review, and we prepare amended returns if necessary. Our professional staff offers tax planning, bookkeeping, payroll services, and business coaching. We know everyone has different needs when it comes to…