When Opportunity (Zone Funds) Come Knocking

By Matthew Goodfellow, CPA – Harris CPAs The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has made sweeping changes to the Tax Code with most of its provisions being effective for the 2018 tax year. By now, most of the major changes have been gone over in excruciating detail, however there seems to be one thing that hasn’t been talked about much: …

Does your business qualify for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit?

By Audrey Florence – Harris CPAs What is it: The Work Opportunity Tax Credit is a Federal tax credit available to employers for hiring individuals from certain target groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment. The target groups includes veterans, temporary assistance for needy family (TANF) recipients, supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) recipients, designated community residents, vocational rehabilitation …