Bapple and Bapple, Inc. is a Certified Public Accounting Firm located in Crown Point, Indiana. Our firm has been helping clients with their accounting needs and concerns since 1985.
Our office of trained professionals work hard to meet and exceed our clients' expectations.
Highlights from the New Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
The new tax legislation was signed into law on December 22, 2017. There are changes to the standard deduction, individual tax rates, and much more. Please note that most of the changes will NOT affect your 2017 tax return. For more information, please read more here.
Indiana County Rate Changes for 2018
Please be aware that Effective January 1, 2018, twelve Indiana county income tax rates will change. All employers that prepare their payrolls using QuickBooks will have to manually change the tax rates in their payroll item list. Read more and download the document here.
SCAMS, FRAUD, & TROUBLE FOR ALL
Please be aware that there have been numerous viruses disguised as QuickBooks updates, notifications, etc. If in doubt, go to the following site, https://security.intuit.com/security-alerts.php which give you a list of fraudulent emails from using QuickBooks and Intuit products. The Bapple and Bapple staff wanted to alert you to these scams. As always, please call us with any questions you may have.
Please be careful not to accidentally download Windows 10 Update. Downloading it may cause your version of QuickBooks to malfunction. All versions of QuickBooks prior to 2015 are not compatible with Windows 10. The Windows Updates to watch for are: KB 2952664 for Windows 7, KB 2976978 for Windows 8, 8.1 and KB 3035583 for the Windows 10 update.
Business Entity Report Filing Change for Non-Profit Corporations
Beginning on July 1, 2016, the filing schedule for Business Entity Reports for non-profit corporations has switched from an annual cycle to a biennial cycle. All non-profit corporations will now file a Business Entity Report every other year.