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On September 15, 2021, the Internal Revenue Service sent out the third set of Advance Child Tax Credit (ACTC) payments. Over 35 million families received a total of approximately $15 billion in payments. Most of the payments were direct deposits to bank accounts.
The remaining ACTC payments are scheduled for October 15, November 15 and December 15. Qualifying families will receive payments of up to $300 per month for dependent children under age 6 and up to $250 per month for children ages 6 through 17.
The IRS reminded families who have not filed a 2020 income tax return that they still are eligible to sign up. There is a Non–Filer Signup Tool on IRS.gov.
This week a House of Representatives committee took... More
A beneficiary designation form is a simple and accessible tool that allows donors to make testamentary charitable gifts and streamline the administration of their estates. A beneficiary designation is a way to transfer an asset to an individual, organization or multiple beneficiaries upon the owner's passing. For financial accounts such as individual retirement accounts (IRAs), a beneficiary designation is typically a paper or electronic form provided by the account custodian that allows the account owner... More
Several years ago Martha and Frank built a very unique home on 45 acres of beautiful rolling hills and woods. Frank passed away three years ago, and Martha now solely owns the 45-acre parcel and... More
Foundation is tax-exempt under Sec. 501(c)(3) and a private foundation under Sec. 509(a). Foundation requested approval to set aside funds as a grant to a public tax-exempt charity (Charity). Charity... More