Steps to Identify a Phishing Email

Phishing attacks from malicious hackers are becoming more prevalent in an age where we exchange information and data electronically through email. Given the sensitive nature of their businesses, law offices and CPA firms are natural targets for phishing attacks....

Defending Against WannaCry

As you may have heard, this past Friday hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide became infected with a computer virus known as “WannaCry” (or “WannaCrypt”). This virus spread rapidly due to a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was...

NC Franchise Taxes Increase for Certain Taxpayers

Some of our C and S Corporation clients are seeing significantly higher franchise taxes from the state of North Carolina for tax year 2016. In 2015, the legislature passed House Bill 97 which made significant changes to North Carolina’s tax structure. As part of...

Electronic Tax Payment Options for Individuals

Today’s world is becoming more and more electronically driven and individual tax payments are no exception. In response, the Internal Revenue Service as well as the North Carolina Department of Revenue have developed online payment systems which allow taxpayers to pay...