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Don’t panic, we are just a phone call away…

Now that the busy tax season is over… Do you find that you haven’t filed one or more prior years’ returns?? DON’T PANIC!! We can help you. We can quickly and accurately file ALL past due returns. We have the … Continue reading

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2012 Small Business and Florida Unemployment changes.

Well, the Florida Unemployment is now called “Reemployment Assistance” instead of unemployment compensation. Also, the wage base that has been set at $7,000 annually per employee has risen to $8,000 per employee this year. Most employers have also seen a … Continue reading

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Lania CPA

We finished 2011. Most of our clients knew how they fared for 2011 and look forward to 2012. Now that all of the tax returns, both business and personal, are filed… take a look and see how your small business’s … Continue reading

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2011 Federal Unemployment INCREASE in Florida

To my friends and long-term clients from Joe Lania ; The federal unemployment tax has remained unchanged for many years. The taxable rate, after a consistent State credit, has been .008 for many, many years. This year, it has increased … Continue reading

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Happy, Healthy 2012 from Joe Lania

HAPPY NEW YEAR to all of our friends, followers and long-term clients. We all wish you a Happy, Healthy, Safe, Warm and Blessed 2012. As you receive your 2011 tax and financial docs, please safeguard them until your appointment. If … Continue reading

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Democrats to Introduce Bill to Extend Payroll Tax Cut

Democrats to Introduce Bill to Extend Payroll Tax Cut WASHINGTON, D.C. (NOVEMBER 28, 2011) BY MICHAEL COHN Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said Monday that he plans to introduce legislation this week that would extend the payroll tax cut … Continue reading

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When you’ve lost your Home Base (by Joe Lania)

Most of us remember, as kids, having a home base.  Home Base was a place that was safe, secure and somewhere to rest and refigure your next moves.  Our games played were “tag”, ringaleevio, and for those from the Bronx, … Continue reading

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About Joseph S Lania CPA

At Joseph S Lania CPA, our goal is to help you reach your business and personal goals by assuring you that all filing requirements and other compliance issues are handled by us, in a prompt, professional manner. We want to … Continue reading

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Expensive failure to file S-Corp, LLC and Partnerships timely

The IRS increased the monthly penalty for failing to file a partnership return from $89 per partner to $195 per partner. This penalty can be assessed for a maximum of 12 months. For example, the maximum penalty for a partnership … Continue reading

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ESTABLISHING YOUR SMALL BUSINESS

ESTABLISHING YOUR SMALL BUSINESS What do we need in order to establish the right small business? • Vision : Number one, we need a vision. A vision of what we intend to do and who we intend to sell it … Continue reading

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