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14 May

Limit Surprises Next Tax Season by Checking Your Withholdings

May 14, 2019 | By | No Comments

Authors: Joshua Caddel, CPA and Haley Norwood, CPA With the changes from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), many taxpayers were surprised with less than favorable results after filing of their 2018 tax return. Likely, part of the problem was not withholding enough from each paycheck to cover federal and/or state taxes. Because of […]

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03 May

Oregon House Bill 3427 Passes the House and Moves to the Senate

May 3, 2019 | By | No Comments

Update – On May 16, 2019, Governor Kate Brown signed HB 3427 also known as “The Student Success Act.”  The new tax will go into effect January 1, 2020.  Read our latest update. On May 1, 2019, the Oregon House of Representatives passed HB 3427.  This bill is referred to as the “Student Success Act” […]

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20 Mar

Tax Savings for First-Time Homebuyers

March 20, 2019 | By | No Comments

The Oregon Legislature passed a bill (HB 4007) that provides tax benefits for those saving for their first home. First-time homebuyers in Oregon may be allowed to deduct up to $5,000 ($10,000 if married filing jointly) from their taxable income for deposits in an Oregon First-Time Homebuyers Savings Account (FTHSA). The total amount of principal […]

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06 Feb

Thinking of a Merger, Sale or an Acquisition?

February 6, 2019 | By | No Comments

Manufacturing companies across the nation are optimistic about 2019 according to the Leading Edge Alliance 2019 National Manufacturing Outlook and Insights Report (click the link to download the report). In addition to growing sales and improving profitability in the upcoming year, manufacturers surveyed indicated they will be considering mergers or acquisitions. Ownership transfers often represent the most […]

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01 Feb

Manufacturing Companies Plan to Prioritize Cybersecurity Spending in 2019

February 1, 2019 | By | No Comments

The Leading Edge Alliance (LEA) released the 2019 Manufacturing Outlook and Insights Report. Contained within the report was a finding that in 2019: 75% of manufacturers surveyed plan to invest or prioritize cybersecurity spending 54% of manufacturers will be increasing spending on technology or intelligence Of those focused-on technology developments, 34% stated that cybersecurity is a […]

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