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Security Summit Alert: Tax Professionals Warned of New Scam to “Unlock” Their Tax Software Accounts

Posted on February 22nd, 2017

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. Courtesy of the Internal Revenue Service [read on ..]


Understanding the W-2 form

Posted on April 19th, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   A few weeks ago, when I was getting ready to file my taxes, I looked over my husband’s W-2 form and started entering in the numbers. Starting at box one and going down through the list, entering in the required information. I then got to a box that [read on ..]


Verifying information can lead to fewer errors, penalties

Posted on March 16th, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   Every year thousands of companies are issued penalties for submitting W-2s with incorrect Social Security Numbers.  Penalties can be up to $100 per return and are costly errors that can be easily avoided.  Businesses have resources available to them to make sure their forms to the Social Security [read on ..]


Don’t fall for a phishing scheme

Posted on March 8th, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   As part of our ongoing effort to help our clients and partners keep their information safe, we want to share an update that the IRS has released regarding W-2 and phishing scams that are plaguing businesses. At Greenshades, security of information is our top priority. This includes making [read on ..]


Let Greenshades make filing your taxes simple

Posted on February 9th, 2016

By Justin Kirkland Greenshades Sales Engineer   Are you still filing your taxes on paper? Are you sitting at your desk filling out little squares on paper forms, tirelessly making sure that all of your tax data matches what’s in your company’s accounting package? Did you find out recently that you are to report these [read on ..]


5 Easy Ways To Be Better Prepared For 2016 Payroll

Posted on January 6th, 2016

Chris Hadden, CPP Technical Sales Manager How did you spend your New Year’s weekend? I spent mine reviewing my family’s spending in 2015 and began preparing my budget for 2016. While this may sound a bit sad (my wife certainly thought it was), I actually quite enjoyed it. Don’t get me wrong, I did plenty [read on ..]