Online Retailers

Supreme Court Tax Ruling Will Impact Online Retailers

6/27/18

On June 21, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court released its ruling on the much-anticipated South Dakota v. Wayfair case. The impact of this decision will dramatically change the U.S. sales and use tax landscape. All U.S. states will now be able to follow South Dakota and establish bright line sales/use...

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WNDE’s Connectedness Committee Improves Employee Morale

6/26/18

In 2014, WNDE’s leadership continued its commitment to support the goal of fostering a united and collaborative firm culture by founding a “Connectedness Committee” with the mission to strengthen relationships through periodic and regular activities involving everyone from staff to partners,...

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Employee Benefit Plan

Why You Should Be Benchmarking Your Employee Benefit Plan

6/25/18

“Fiduciary responsibility” is a term that can make your heart skip a beat as a benefit plan sponsor, and understandably so. The Department of Labor is charged with enforcing the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and does so by requiring plan sponsors to perform certain...

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Starting a Business

Four Tax Tips for Starting a Business

6/11/18

If you are thinking about starting a business, proper tax planning can play an important role in your success. Here are four tax tips for new business owners you may find helpful: 1. Business Structure. An early choice to make is to decide on the type of structure for the business. The most...

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Employee

Employee or Independent Contractor? Know the Rules

6/11/18

The IRS encourages all businesses and business owners to know the rules when it comes to classifying a worker as an employee or an independent contractor. An employer must withhold income taxes and pay Social Security, Medicare taxes and unemployment tax on wages paid to an employee. Employers...

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Partner Profile: Jill Cohen

6/10/18

Jill Cohen is an audit and assurance partner and manager of the firm’s bookkeeping department. She began with WNDE in 1993 as an intern, and has spent the majority of her career with the firm. During 2003 and 2004, she worked as a controller in private industry, and returned to the firm in...

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WNDE Staff

Four Join WNDE Staff

6/04/18

WNDE is pleased to welcome four new members to the WNDE Staff: Tram Hoang is a tax senior. She earned a B.S. in Finance, Hospitality Management at CSULB and worked previously at Hall & Company CPAs. Connor Kirby is an audit senior. He earned a B.A. in Business Administration with a...

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Tax Reform

Tax Reform’s Impact on Individual Taxpayers

6/01/18

Tax Reform’s Impact on Individual Taxpayers The “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” provides the most sweeping changes to the tax code since 1986. This WNDE post will highlight the changes that are relevant for individual taxpayers. Details Individual tax reform is temporary. Unless noted, the...

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