Don’t Panic! GA State Returns Will Process

Georgia State Department of Revenue will begin to process Individual Income Tax Returns on February 1, 2018. The state has been completing an update to their systems to curtail fraud with tax returns, specifically with email phishing scams.  Be reminded of the following: Individuals: DOR will begin processing 2017 individual income tax returns on February 1,…

So It Begins.. Oh Those W4’s.

The W4 form is where it begins!  This is the first in a series of steps that IRS will take to help improve the accuracy of withholding following major changes made by the new tax law. Employers will begin using the 2018 withholding tables as soon as possible, but not later than Feb. 15, 2018.…

What’s New In SHOP For Small Businesses?

You should be aware of a few changes that are coming in 2018 to how small employers sign up for Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) health and/or dental coverage. For coverage that starts on or after January 1, 2018: Small businesses can apply for and enroll in SHOP health insurance through an insurance company or with OUR help here at A+ Finance & Resource…

CVS Agrees To Acquire Aetna

What a year of acquisitions!  Coventry and Humana were acquired by Aetna and HealthSpring was acquired by Cigna.   Here’s another one:  CVS Health to Acquire Aetna.   Here is the information and new Public Press Release, Click here.  

The Best Screenings To Help Prevent Illness

Even if you feel healthy, it is important to get the health screenings recommended by your doctor to stay well.   Ask your doctor which health screenings are right for you.   Here are a few screenings in general and for what is specific to men and women. Cholesterol screening/lipid profile – Start screenings at age 20,…

Ask These Business Questions

Reviewing your company’s cash flows, budgets, and balance sheets may be the last thing you want to review as a business owner.   Here are three financial questions you should be asking. Why Do I Need A Budget? Creating and sticking to a budget can be challenging; however, they are a necessary management tool. Think of…