saranto.com RSS Feed https://saranto.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Tax Withholding for Seasonal and Part-Time Employees https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#2 Part-time and seasonal employees are subject to the same tax withholding rules that apply to other employees. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#2 Tax Return Tips for Last-Minute Filers https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#1 If you've been procrastinating about filing your tax return this year, here are some tips that might help. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#1 Saving for Education: Understanding 529 Plans https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#3 Section 529 plans are an excellent way to save for your child's education and can be used for pre-college and vocational education expenses as well as college. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#3 Deducting Business-Related Car Expenses https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#5 If you're self-employed and use your car for business, you can deduct certain business-related car expenses. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#5 Avoiding Tax Surprises When Retiring Overseas https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#4 Are you approaching retirement age and wondering where you can retire to make your retirement nest egg last longer? Retiring abroad may be the answer. But first, it's important to look at the tax implications because not all retirement destinations are created equal. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#4 Q & A: The $10,200 Unemployment Tax Break https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#4 A new tax break - in effect only for the 2020 tax year - allows you to exclude the first $10,200 of unemployment compensation from your taxable income. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#4 PPP Loan Deadline Extended Through May 31 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#5 The Paycheck Protection Program Extension Act of 2021 was signed into law on March 31, extending the deadline to apply for a loan by an additional 60 days. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#5 Highlights of the American Rescue Plan Act https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#2 Signed into law on March 11, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 contains several tax provisions affecting individuals and families. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#2 Federal Tax Deadline Extended To May 17 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#1 The federal income tax filing due date for individual taxpayers, including those who pay self-employment tax, has been extended to Monday, May 17, 2021. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#1 Economic Impact Payments: Round Three https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#3 Starting March 12, the IRS began sending out the third round of economic impact payments via direct deposit, paper checks, and EIP Cards. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/newsletter.php#3 How a Husband and Wife Transformed Their Business and Created Mutual and Clear Goals https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=14 The case study explores how the owners of a Sandwich Shop were able to meet both their goals as a husband-and-wife team while increasing income and reducing the burden and frustrations of running a small business Mon, 30 Oct 2017 04:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=14 What\'s your direction? https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=13 Strategic Planning is Critical for your business, it follows the first step of setting realistic and achievable goals for the company Wed, 23 Aug 2017 04:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=13 "Look Under-The-Hood..." https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=11 Your accountant is a valued adviser, don't wait until your business is in trouble. Work together to create analytical tools to help monitor your businesses health. Fri, 07 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=11 Free Up Cash By Implementing a \"Smart Receivable Systems\" https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=10 The most effective way to manage your receivables is to implement a system that allows for proactive management of your receivables Wed, 31 May 2017 04:00:00 -0500 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=10 Traditional Vs. Roth IRA\'s https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=8 Traditional vs. Roth IRA's and their Tax Implications Tue, 10 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=8 S-Corps Vs. C Corporations Advantages & Disadvantages https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=9 S-Corps Vs. C Corporations Advantages & Disadvantages Tue, 10 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=9 Restaurants and Tax Accounting https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=7 Restaurants and Specific Tax Accounting Issues Tue, 10 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=7 Independent Contractor Vs. Employee https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=6 Tips for Discerning between an Independent Contractor and an Employee. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=6 Shoebox Accounting https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=2 Mon, 09 Nov 2015 03:00:00 -0600 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=2 Incorporating vs. Sole Proprietorship https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=4 Mon, 09 Nov 2015 03:00:00 -0600 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=4 Accounting Records https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=3 Mon, 09 Nov 2015 03:00:00 -0600 https://www.saranto.com/blog.php?id=3