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IRS highlights importance of payroll tax compliance

Posted on April 15th, 2019

By Brittany Llorente Brllorente@greenshades.com Payroll Taxes. Two words that usually send a bit of anxiety through a payroll professional’s life. The deadlines, calculations and payments make in-house payroll difficult for most and that’s why our Payroll Tax Service solution was created. Did you know? “Payroll taxes withheld by employers account for nearly 72 percent of [read on ..]


E-Verify and E-Verify Services are unavailable

Posted on December 31st, 2018

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   Last week, the IRS issued an alert that the IRS offices would be closed due to the current budget situation and lapse in government appropriations. The alert reads as: “Due to the current budget situation, all IRS offices are closed. We will resume normal operations as soon as [read on ..]


Security Summit warns employers: Be alert to identity theft and W-2 scams

Posted on December 6th, 2018

A quick note from Greenshades: In an effort to keep our clients, partners, and readers informed we want to share pertinent information that we feel you might find useful and to make sure you have the safest tax season possible. If you have any further questions, please contact security@greenshades.com.   Information courtesy of the Internal [read on ..]


IRS extends tax year 2018 1095-C deadline

Posted on November 30th, 2018

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   It looks like Christmas came a little early this year for some tax preparers. As in previous years, the IRS has gifted payroll departments across the nation an extension on the deadline for the 1095-C form. This notice was sent via an IRS news email (and via their [read on ..]


IRS reminds employers, business owners of Jan. 31 filing deadline for wage statements, independent contractor forms

Posted on November 21st, 2018

Courtesy of the Internal Revenue Service WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded employers and other businesses that Jan. 31 remains the filing deadline for wage statements and independent contractor forms. The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act of 2015 started a requirement for employers to file their copies of Form W-2, Wage [read on ..]


Tax Security 101: Tax professionals must use strong passwords, encryption to protect taxpayer data

Posted on July 25th, 2018

A quick note from Greenshades: In an effort to keep our clients, partners, and readers informed we want to share pertinent information that we feel you might find useful and to make sure you have the safest tax season possible. If you have any further questions, please contact security@greenshades.com.   Information courtesy of the Internal [read on ..]


IRS continues warning on impersonation scams; Reminds people to remain alert to other scams, schemes this summer

Posted on June 19th, 2018

A quick note from Greenshades: In an effort to keep our clients, partners, and readers informed we want to share pertinent information that we feel you might find useful and to make sure you have the safest tax season possible. If you have any further questions, please contact security@greenshades.com.   Information courtesy of the Internal [read on ..]


IRS warns tax pros of new scam posing as professional associations

Posted on May 24th, 2018

A quick note from Greenshades: In an effort to keep our clients, partners, and readers informed we want to share pertinent information that we feel you might find useful and to make sure you have the safest tax season possible. If you have any further questions, please contact security@greenshades.com. Information courtesy of the Internal Revenue [read on ..]


IRS withholding tables updated for 2018

Posted on February 15th, 2018

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate It seems like 2018 is just getting started, but there are already a lot of changes that have started taking place. Due to changes in the tax reform legislation, this is just one of the steps that the IRS will be making in response to the new tax laws. [read on ..]


Homeland Security announces Tax Identify Theft Awareness Week

Posted on January 30th, 2018

By The Greenshades Security Team Security@Greenshades.com   Phishers, scammers, and thieves are a cyber security nightmare. From January 29 to February 2, Homeland Security and other federal agencies are providing resources to better protect and inform consumers to protect them against those who would steal their tax-related identity and those who pose as the IRS. [read on ..]


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