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where is my refund?

Where’s My Refund?

Mar 6th, 2024

The best way for taxpayers to check the status of their federal refund is to use the “Where's My Refund?” tool, found at https://www.irs.gov/refunds. You can usually see your refund status after 48 ...

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2024 tax brackets

2024 Tax Brackets and Other Changes

Jan 24th, 2024

  • The standard deduction for married couples filing jointly for tax year 2024 rises to $29,200, an increase of $1,500 from tax year 2023. For single taxpayers and married individuals filing ...
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Identity Protection Pin (IP PIN)

IRS Piloting New Security Self-Mailer to Deliver IP PINs

Jan 15th, 2024

Taxpayers who typically receive a CP01A, We Assigned You an Identity Protection Personal Identification Number (“IP PIN”), may notice a change in the look of their mailed IP PINs in 2024. In addition ...

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401(k) and cafeteria plan limits for 2024

Retirement & Cafeteria Plan limits for 2024

Dec 18th, 2023

The IRS has recently released updated regulations regarding the contribution and plan limits for retirement plans and cafeteria plans for 2024. The retirement plan limits and thresholds for 2024 are ...

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Taxes due date

Filing Frequency and Unemployment Insurance Notices

Nov 22nd, 2023

Every  fall,  the  IRS  and  the state  in  which  your  business  resides  will  review  whether  your filing  frequency  requirement for withholding taxes (as well as for sales and use tax and other ...

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The Corporate Transparency Act

New Required Reporting - The Corporate Transparency Act

Nov 13th, 2023

Beginning January 1, 2024, all existing and new businesses will be required to file a new report. The Corporate Transparency Act aims to reduce financial crimes, and thereby mandates businesses to ...

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Ben Johnson, CPA

Welcome Ben Johnson, CPA!

Nov 6th, 2023

We are so excited to welcome Ben Johnson, CPA to our PPG Partners team! Ben brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with him to PPG. We can't wait to see how he will undoubtedly contribute to the ...

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Amazon scams

Amazon Scams

Oct 11th, 2023

It's Amazon Prime Days right now, but it's not all fun and games as you click "Buy Now." It makes sense that scammers would target the service/website/app and its customers. Scammers are creative and ...

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Traditional vs Roth 401(k)

Traditional vs. Roth 401(k)

Oct 4th, 2023

Let’s dive into a topic that's crucial for anyone planning for retirement: Roth vs. Traditional 401(k) accounts. Choosing between these two options can significantly impact your financial future, so ...

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Tax changes

WI Tax Changes

Sep 25th, 2023

Milwaukee City and County Sales and Use Tax


Beginning January 1, 2024:


  • City of Milwaukee imposes a new 2% sales and use tax

  • Milwaukee County sales and use tax increases from 0.5% to 0.9%

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