Mortgage Interest Rates Are At Record Lows

With home mortgage rates at ALL TIME LOWS, now is a great time to look at refinancing your home mortgage. If you can lock in a fixed-rate mortgage for at least .5% less than your current rate, then it’s the proverbial “no-brainer”. Start by reaching out to the...

Practice Owners-Small Business Recovery Loan

There’s a small business recovery loan being offered to small businesses to help with cash flow during closures.   This is being offered by MA Growth Capital Corporation. https://www.empoweringsmallbusiness.org/what-we-offer/emergency-loan-funds/covid-19-loan-fund...

Payroll – What To Do For Employers

The COVID-19 pandemic is a fluid situation and we are trying our best to keep our clients informed as new information is released. GUIDES: Mass Dental Society – Temp Office Closing Guide How to file for Unemployment MA1 How to file for Unemployment MA2 ADVISE...

2019 Tax Amount Updates

For 2018, the standard deduction for a single individual is $12,000 and for a married couple is $24,000. A person will benefit by itemizing once allowable deductions exceed the applicable standard deduction. Itemized deductions include state and local income taxes (or...

Tips for Kids with a Summer Job

Will your child be working at a summer job? If so, here are a few items to consider: How to complete Form W-4. When you child begins their summer job and will be paid as a W-2 employee, their new employer will require them to complete a Form W-4, instructing the...

NEW MA Paid Family & Medical Leave

In 2018, Massachusetts signed into law a statute that provides paid family and medical leave (PFML) benefits to workers. Employers and employees must begin making contributions in October of 2019 to a new state fund which will administer and distribute the benefits...