Identity Theft

Tax Identity Theft – Continued

Your tax return will be rejected for Electronic Filing if someone has used your or your spouses Social Security Number on a return that has already been filed and accepted by the IRS. I have just spent the last hour this morning dealing with just this situation.  It is happening all across the country and the […]

Tax Identity Theft

In the past week, several of our clients have received letters from the IRS notifying them that the IRS needs additional information to process their 2014 returns whenever they have not yet filled for 2014.  Our CPA Connect National Discussion List has notes from other CPA’s across the country that this is happening everywhere. Just today, […]

Part IV: Protecting Your Credit Card and Bank Accounts

In the age of technology, it has become increasingly popular to use credit and debit cards for purchases. For many individuals, the days of writing checks have passed and upcoming generations are quickly learning to become accustomed to online banking practices. However, the pitfall of technology lies within the ever present threat to digital security. […]

Who would ever think that having a son in college could save you money?

by Greg Miller Our oldest son is finishing up his sophomore year at NC State. Like most parents with kids in college, I check his checking account balance on a regular basis as his funding source. Last Thursday, I went online to transfer another $100 to his account to get him through the balance of […]