Articles for April, 2020
Tax and Financial News
Should You File an Amended 2018 Return?
April, 2020
During the holiday season in December, Congress passed the Consolidated Budget Appropriations Act of 2020. Included in this Act was a tax package that renewed more than 24 tax...
General Business News
CARES Act - Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act
April 2020
On March 27, President Donald Trump signed into law a historic $2 trillion stimulus package designed to provide economic relief to individuals and businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic....
Stock Market News
Understanding the Oil War between Russia and Saudi Arabia
April, 2020
Over the past six years, domestic crude oil has experienced a volatile ride. 2014 saw the emergence of American shale as producers were attracted to the $114 price levels. However, in 2016 the price for a barrel eventually...
Financial Planning
The Economic Impact of Coronavirus
April, 2020
In the days ahead, the COVID-19 pandemic will likely be described in economic terms as a Black Swan. This phrase is used to describe an event that: 1) was unpredictable; 2) causes severe...
What's New in Technology
New to Remote Working? Here are Some Tips for Staying Productive
April, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has seen a rise in remote working. Even organizations that have always been against it have their employees working from home. With some areas experiencing complete...
Guest Writer of the Month
Understanding Three Revenue Metrics
April, 2020
According to the 2019 Small Business Profile, a project from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy, there are 30.2 million small businesses, making up 99.9 percent of all U.S. businesses. With 59.9...
Tip of the Month
6 Financial Tips for an Emergency
April, 2020
The effect of the coronavirus on our lives is unprecedented. While we’re all sheltering in place while trying to manage our daily tasks, it’s undoubtedly taking a toll on us mentally, physically...
Congress at Work
Focused Almost Exclusively on Mitigating the Health and Economic Impact of the Coronavirus
April, 2020
Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020 (HR 6074) – Introduced by Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY), this was the first bill passed to authorize funding in response to the...