On October 1, 2023, a metro sales tax increase will affect seven metro counties in Minnesota. The counties of Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington will need to collect a new 1% local sales tax that will be used to fund transportation and housing projects.
In 2024, new provisions of the Secure Act 2.0 may allow businesses to help non-highly compensated employees in financial emergencies to take a withdrawal from their 401(k), 403(b) or 457(b) plan using emergency savings accounts that are linked to the plan.
VIDEO: Discover how CEOs of Airbnb, Starbucks, and Uber immersed themselves in their own businesses as customers and frontline employees, gaining valuable insights that transformed their companies. Learn how their firsthand experiences led to innovative improvements and a better understanding of their customers' needs.
When employment taxes aren't paid to the government, the Trust Fund Recovery Penalty is personally imposed on certain business owners and managers. Here are the rules, along with two cases where individuals were held liable and hit with the harsh penalty.
PODCAST: In our inaugural episode of Q&A Over Coffee, the Olsen Thielen team and Doug Loon, President & CEO of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, explore the new landscape of economic uncertainties facing business owners today. Topics covered include potential implications of new proposed tax legislation, workforce changes, increased financing
Business meal and vehicle expenses are a magnet for IRS review. If you claim deductions for them, it’s important to comply with the strict tax law substantiation requirements. Keep these DOs and DON’Ts in mind.