On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Employers with fewer than 500 employees will be required to provide emergency paid sick leave and family leave to employees affected by COVID-19. The new law is effective April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. Exemptions are available for small businesses with less than 50 employees … [Read more...] about Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)
On March 27, 2020 President Trump signed this relief package aiming to boost the economy with over $2 trillion in relief. With much funding going towards hospitals, testing, and transportation, individuals and businesses will feel the relief as well. We are attempting to summarize some of the key provisions in the Act, though we understand many answers are still … [Read more...] about The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
Rivero, Gordimer & Company (RGCO), CPAs and Advisors, is pleased to announce that tax supervisor Jill McSpadden, CPA has been nominated for the Florida Institute of CPA’s (FICPA) Women to Watch award in the Emerging Leaders category. McSpadden was nominated for this award because of her demonstration of leadership, contributions to the profession, community service, and … [Read more...] about Rivero, Gordimer & Company’s Jill McSpadden Nominated for FICPA Women to Watch Award
3/17/2020 - By Rivero, Gordimer & Company As we learn more about the evolution and impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we want to assure our valued clients and friends that we are monitoring the situation closely. At this time, our main concern is for the health and safety of our clients, our employees and their families. Additionally, we are following CDC and World … [Read more...] about Important COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update
By: Mike Helton, CPA It was 1993. I had just landed an internship at a CPA firm near my college campus. I was getting baptized in 1040’s and State tangible tax returns and learning how to calculate double-declining balance depreciation (by hand). It was after tax season, so, at some point during the day, the office Partner in Charge visits my little cubicle to tell me … [Read more...] about Blockchain – A New Revolution?