Tax Tips

Getting Ready for 2016 Tax Returns

Happy New Year and Happy Tax Season!

Yes, it's that time again. =) We will be emailing out our tax organizers on 1/9/2017. Please let us know if you would like to receive a paper copy again this year.

The organizer is designed to help you get organized and ready to file your 2016 tax returns. It is not necessarily all-inclusive, since it is generally prepared from your prior-year return. If you started a new business, opened a new investment account, or purchased a new house,...


What are the New Overtime Rules for My Employees?

Change is Coming! Yes, the day after the election that is all we are hearing, but these new payroll overtime rules are changing on 12/01/2016. You will now need to pay more of your employees overtime, if they work over 40 hours a week.

The biggest change is the threshold for paying overtime on any white collar employee has increased from a minimum salary requirement of $455 per week to $913 per week.  That means effective Dec 1, 2016 anyone earning less than $47,476 is generally...


Colorado Now Requiring State ID Info for Tax Returns

The State of Colorado has made some changes for filing your individual tax returns this year. To help reduce fraud (which was prolific in 2014), they are now requiring information from your state issued ID or driver's license or every tax payer. You will need to provide the state that your ID is issued from, the ID number, and the expiration date. Also, if you are married filing jointly, you will need to provide that information for both tax payers. Make sure to include this information with your...


What Does my Accountant Need at Tax Time?

How do I organize my tax documents for Eger CPA?

A how-to guide for being successful at tax time


Are you someone that gets really stressed out during tax time because you have tax documents all over the place?  By starting now, it can really shave off the time it takes to get your taxes completed.  There are many different ways to get organized and it is best to figure out which one works best for you.


We suggest having designated folders or a place at home to...