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Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#1 Identity Protection PIN Available To All Taxpayers http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#2 Starting in January 2021, the IRS Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program will be expanded to include all taxpayers who can properly verify their identity. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#2 Credit Reports: What You Should Know http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#3 Periodically reviewing your credit report is an effective way to prevent credit card fraud and could alert you to signs of identity theft. Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#3 Working Remotely Could Affect Your Taxes http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#3 If you're working remotely from a location in a different state (or country) from your office, you could be facing a tax surprise next year. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#3 Small Business: Deductions for Charitable Giving http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#4 Tax breaks for charitable giving are not limited to individuals; your small business can benefit from them as well. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#4 Individual Taxpayers: Recap for 2020 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#1 As we close out the year, here's what individuals and families need to know about tax provisions for 2020. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#1 Business Tax Provisions: The Year in Review http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#2 Whether you file as a corporation or a sole proprietor, here's what business owners should keep in mind when it comes to their 2020 taxes. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#2 Applying for Tax-Exempt Status as a Nonprofit http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#5 Whether you're starting a charity, a social organization, or an association there are certain steps you must take before you can apply for tax-exempt status. Tue, 01 Dec 2020 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/newsletter.php#5 Using Price Levels in QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=57 Using Price Levels in QuickBooks Mon, 31 Jul 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=57 Equity account in QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=56 Equity account in QuickBooks Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=56 Health Insurance and Small Business Owners http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=55 Health Insurance and Small Business Owners Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=55 Paying Employees Travel Time http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=54 Paying Employees Travel Time Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=54 Federal Unemployment Insurance Taxes:California Employers Paying More http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=53 Federal Unemployment Insurance Taxes:California Employers Paying More Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=53 Small Business Owners http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=52 Small Business Owners Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=52 IRS Warns of Fake Tax Bill Emails http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=51 IRS Warns of Fake Tax Bill Emails Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=51 Apps for Tracking Business Mileage http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=50 Apps for Tracking Business Mileage Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=50 QuickBooks-is a double entry bookkeeping system http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=49 QuickBooks-is a double entry bookkeeping system Mon, 10 Oct 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=49 Renting Out a Vacation Home http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=48 Renting Out a Vacation Home Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=48 Using a Car for Business? Grab These Deductions http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=46 Using a Car for Business? Grab These Deductions Tue, 20 Sep 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=46 Identify Theft and Your Taxes http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=45 Identify Theft and Your Taxes Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=45 Eight Facts to Know if You Receive an IRS Letter http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=44 Eight Facts to Know if You Receive an IRS Letter Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=44 Five Ways to Improve Your Financial Situation http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=43 Five Ways to Improve Your Financial Situation Mon, 08 Aug 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=43 What is an ITIN http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=42 What is an ITIN Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=42 Bookkeeping for Charitable Contributions http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=41 Bookkeeping for Charitable Contributions Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=41 To Pay via QuickBooks Payments (Account Set Up) for Customers/Clients http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=40 To Pay via QuickBooks Payments (Account Set Up) for Customers/Clients Mon, 11 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=40 Entering CC charges into QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=39 Entering CC charges into QuickBooks Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=39 Paying Sales Tax in QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=38 Paying Sales Tax in QuickBooks Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=38 Setting up a Sales Tax Item http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=37 Setting up a Sales Tax Item Tue, 14 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=37 Missed the Tax Deadline http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=36 Missed the Tax Deadline Mon, 06 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=36 To pay an invoice via QuickBooks Payments http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=35 To pay an invoice via QuickBooks Payments Mon, 30 May 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=35 Fair Labor Standards Act- amendment issued increasing salary requirement http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=34 Fair Labor Standards Act- amendment issued increasing salary requirement Mon, 23 May 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=34 Using QuickBooks Enhanced Payroll http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=33 Using QuickBooks Enhanced Payroll Mon, 16 May 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=33 Tips for Starting a Small Business http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=32 Tips for Starting a Small Business Mon, 02 May 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=32 QuickBooks Payments http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=31 QucikBooks Payments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=31 Employee vs Independent Contractor? http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=30 Employee vs Independent Contractor? Mon, 18 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=30 Understanding California Sales Tax Payments http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=29 Understanding California Sales Tax Payments Mon, 11 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=29 Advantages of Hiring Weekly Outsourced Bookkeeping http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=28 Advantages of Hiring Weekly Outsourced Bookkeeping Mon, 04 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=28 How to Record Deposits in QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=27 How to Record Deposits in QuickBooks Mon, 28 Mar 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=27 Recording Checking account payments into QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=26 Recording Checking account payments into QuickBooks Mon, 21 Mar 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=26 New Mileage Rates for 2016 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=25 New Mileage Rates for 2016 Wed, 16 Mar 2016 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=25 Entering and Paying Bills in QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=24 Entering and Paying Bills in QuickBooks Mon, 07 Mar 2016 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=24 Deciding when and how to hire a Bookkeeper for your business http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=23 Deciding when and how to hire a Bookkeeper for your business Tue, 01 Mar 2016 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=23 2015 Year End Bookkeeping http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=22 2015 Year End Bookkeeping Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=22 Sales Tax Due http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=20 Remember to file you Sales Tax Return by July 31, 2013 Tue, 16 Jul 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=20 Protecting QuickBooks with Passwords http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=21 Protecting QuickBooks with Passwords Tue, 16 Jul 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=21 Sales Tax Increase April 1, 2013 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=19 Sales Tax Increase April 1, 2013 Tue, 26 Mar 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=19 Sales Tax Increase Effective January 1, 2013 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=18 Sales and Use Tax Rate will increase on January 1, 2013 Sun, 30 Dec 2012 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=18 Santa Clara County Sales Tax Increase July 1, 2012 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=17 Santa Clara County and Campbell, CA Sales Tax Increase July 1, 2012 Tue, 12 Jun 2012 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=17 Top Mistake to Avoid When Using QuickBooks http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=15 One of the Top Mistakes to Avoid When Using QuickBooks Tue, 03 Apr 2012 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=15 Outsourced Bookkeeping http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=16 Outsourced Bookkeeping Help by A Reliable Bookkeeping Service Tue, 03 Apr 2012 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=16 1st Quarter 2012 Ended http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=14 1st Quarter 2012 Ended Tue, 03 Apr 2012 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=14 QuickBooks 2009 Discontinuation with Payroll http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=9 QuickBooks 2009 Discontinuation with Payroll, Upgrade today for uninterrupted service. Tue, 27 Mar 2012 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=9 Employee or independent contractor? http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=10 Employee or independent contractor? Wed, 21 Mar 2012 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=10 Payroll tax cut extended to the end of 2012 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=11 Payroll tax cut extended to the end of 2012 Wed, 29 Feb 2012 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=11 Year End Checklist http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=13 Year End Checklist Sun, 15 Jan 2012 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=13 Groupon & Living Social Tax Implications http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=7 Groupon & Living Social Sales Tax Implications Fri, 09 Dec 2011 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=7 Happy Thanksgiving! http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=6 Happy Thanksgiving! Tue, 22 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=6 Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) Credit Reduction and 2012 California Rates Now Available Online http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=5 FUTA payroll tax to decrease January 1, 2012 plus new 2012 California tax rates available online. Tue, 22 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=5 New 2012 Employer's Guide http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=3 New 2012 Employer's Guide is available. Wed, 16 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=3 2012 California Withholding Schedules http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=4 2012 California Withholding Schedules available. Wed, 16 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=4 Small Business Tax Workshop http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=2 Local IRS Workshop for Small Businesses Coming in December 2011 Wed, 09 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=2 Last Quarter of 2011 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=1 The end of 2011 is approaching fast! Wed, 02 Nov 2011 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.areliableservices.com/blog.php?id=1