Practice Forward Peer Group 2019

Practice Forward Peer Group 2019

Harper & Co. is proud to be 1 of 8 companies in the nation to participate in the Practice Forward Peer Group 2019 with Thomson Reuters. We are always striving to have the most current technology and to provide strategic planning solutions for our clients. We...
Consider a Roth 401(k) plan — and make sure employees use it

Consider a Roth 401(k) plan — and make sure employees use it

Roth 401(k) accounts have been around for 13 years now. Studies show that more employers are offering them each year. A recent study by the Plan Sponsor Council of America (PSCA) found that Roth 401(k)s are now available at 70% of employer plans, up from 55.6% of...
Selling your home? Consider these tax implications

Selling your home? Consider these tax implications

Spring and summer are the optimum seasons for selling a home. And interest rates are currently attractive, so buyers may be out in full force in your area. Freddie Mac reports that the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate was 4.14% during the week of May 2, 2019, while...
Check on your refund — and find out why the IRS might not send it

Check on your refund — and find out why the IRS might not send it

 It’s that time of year when many people who filed their tax returns in April are checking their mail or bank accounts to see if their refunds have landed. According to the IRS, most refunds are issued in less than 21 calendar days. However, it may take longer — and...
What type of expenses can’t be written off by your business?

What type of expenses can’t be written off by your business?

If you read the Internal Revenue Code (and you probably don’t want to!), you may be surprised to find that most business deductions aren’t specifically listed. It doesn’t explicitly state that you can deduct office supplies and certain other expenses. Some expenses...