Tag: 2017

2017 and 2018 Simple IRA Contribution and Income Limits – Small Business Retirement Plans

A SIMPLE IRA is also a small business IRA-based plan with a simplified method for employers to make direct contributions (via salary reductions) toward their employees’ retirement and their own retirement…. Read more »

When Will I Get My Tax Refund and Why is my State e-file Still Pending? IRS Tax eFile Refund Cycle and Direct Deposit Schedule

You’ve filed your tax return and are expecting a tax refund. Congratulations!  Now, you want to know when to expect your refund.  Generally, if you e-file and use direct deposit,… Read more »

2018 HSA Contribution Limits and Tax Rules For High deductible Health Insurance Plans and Health Savings Accounts

[Updated with latest HSA limits following new tax laws] Based on IRS figures and tax law changes, here are the latest HSA limits.  HSAs have risen in popularity thanks to health-care… Read more »

2018 Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Qualification and Income Thresholds

Below are the EITC tables for the past few years. These are adjusted annually in line with inflation and other government mandates. The EITC supplements the wages of low income… Read more »