Archive for the ‘Tax Info (by year)’ Category

Get emailed when your NYS tax refund is issued!

Monday, March 31st, 2014

New York taxpayers can sign up to receive an email when their income tax refunds are issued. There’s no longer any need to call the department or check your refund status online. – Sign up for email today by logging into your Online Services account and selecting “Manage email” from “Account Preferences” at the top […]

Newsday’s Money Fix: New income tax changes

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

Our own Michael Trager is quoted in a recent article in Newsday which highlights some of the changes for 2013 taxes. With higher rates and lower deductions, says Michael Trager of Trager, Kevy & Trager in Mineola, “it’s not a pretty picture.” Visit Newsday to read the entire article.

Cost of Living Adjustments for 2014

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

2013 2014 401(k), 403(b) and 457 Deferral Limit $17,500 * $17,500* 401(k), 403(b) and 457 Catch-up Contribution $5,500 * $5,500* SIMPLE Deferral Limit $12,000  * $12,000* SIMPLE Catch-up Contribution $2,500 * $2,500* Annual Compensation Limit $255,000 $260,000 Defined Contribution 415 Limit $51,000 $52,000 Defined Benefit 415 Limit $205,000 $210,000 Dollar Limit for Highly Compensated Employees […]

Basic Star

Friday, September 27th, 2013

The NYS Department of Taxation and Finance has opened the website for Registration for the Basic Star. All homeowners in New York State currently receiving that real estate tax exemption must complete the application to continue to receive the benefit. You can look up your STAR code at http://www.tax.ny.gov/pit/property/star13/lookup.htm. You can then register online in […]

Deadline Reminders – What’s due June 20, 2013

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

The following item is due by Thursday, June 20, 2013. For Businesses: New York: Sales tax return for quarterly filers due.

Deadline Reminders – What’s due June 17, 2013

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

The following items are due by Monday, June 17, 2013. For Businesses: Deposit payroll tax for May if the monthly deposit rule applies. For Individuals: Individuals outside the U.S.: File Form 1040. Pay the second installment of 2013 estimated tax. New York: Personal income tax estimated tax payments due. New Jersey: Gross Income Tax (Individual) […]

Deadline Reminders – What’s due May 15, 2013

Monday, May 6th, 2013

The following item is due by Wednesday, May 15, 2013. For Businesses: Deposit payroll tax for Apr if the monthly deposit rule applies.

Deadline Reminders – What’s due May 10, 2013

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

The following item is due by Friday, May 10, 2013. For Businesses: File Form 941 for the first quarter if you timely deposited all required payments.

Deadline Reminders – What’s due April 30, 2013

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

The following items are due by Tuesday, April 30, 2013. For Businesses: File Form 941 for the first quarter. Deposit FUTA tax owed through Mar if more than $500. New York: Employer’s quarterly combined withholding, wage reporting, and unemployment insurance return due. For Individuals: New York: MCTMT return for individuals.

IRS Releases the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2013

Friday, April 5th, 2013

IR-2013-33, March 26, 2013 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today issued its annual “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams, reminding taxpayers to use caution during tax season to protect themselves against a wide range of schemes ranging from identity theft to return preparer fraud. The Dirty Dozen listing, compiled by the IRS each year, […]