Reading Time: 3 minutes Another day, another data breach. We saw several major data breaches during the first month of 2021 alone. For example, a database maintained by an online photo editing app containing 1.9 million user records was hacked on January 20, while order information for 7 million customers of a men’s clothing retailer was hacked on.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Maryland recently enacted a new law that makes the sale or use of a digital product subject to a 6% sales and use tax. The new law (HB 932) is effective as of March 14, 2021. HB 932 had been previously vetoed by Governor Larry Hogan but on February 12, 2021, the Maryland General.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Succession planning probably isn’t high on the priority list of many business owners. After all, owners have lots of things to think about other than the day when somebody else will be running their company. But this doesn’t make succession planning any less important. It’s critical to think about the long-term future of.
Reading Time: 2 minutes The Maryland RELIEF Act was signed on Tuesday, February 16th, creating new individual and business tax changes. Among those listed in the MD Comptroller’s Tax Alert, were some relevant provisions for our clients: MD Subtractions for 2020 and 2021 • Coronavirus Relief Payments: To the extent included in federal taxable income, taxpayers (businesses and.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The Department of Treasury and the Small Business Administration have released new updated applications for the Paycheck Protection Program (“First Draw”) loan as well as for the new (“Second Draw”) loan. The new applications reflect the changes from the recently enacted Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021. The SBA has announced that they will begin accepting.
Reading Time: 4 minutes On Monday, December 21st, Congress passed a stimulus package providing $900B of COVID-19 relief provisions. While the massive bill includes a host of provisions and tax extenders, below is a summary of some of the more relevant provisions to closely-held businesses including long awaited clarification on the deductibility of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).