Employee Retention Credit: Be Aware of Scammers

Posted on April 17, 2023 • Manage Brilliantly

What is the ERC? The ERC is a refundable credit for businesses who paid employees during Covid. Who can claim it? Businesses who had a full/partial shutdown due to orders from the government OR Businesses who had a significant decline in gross revenues in 2020 or in 1st, 2nd, 3rd Quarters of 2021 OR Was […]

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Scam Email Notice

Posted on January 16, 2023 • Manage Brilliantly

You may have recently received an email notification regarding “Important Notice Renewal Due” from NC Certified Documents. Please disregard, as this is a third party company that is offering a service that we conduct annually when completing your tax returns. If you receive emails from anyone other than Secretary of State regarding your Annual Report […]

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Manage Brilliantly: Surviving a Recession

Posted on August 24, 2022 • Manage Brilliantly

Earlier in August, we received news the economy had contracted for two consecutive quarters, sparking a debate of whether we are in a recession. Many of our business owners have called to discuss concerns over slowing business conditions and cash concerns going forward. Several months ago, I sent everyone an email stating a recession could […]

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Unemployment Tax Rate

Posted on December 8, 2021 • Manage Brilliantly

Each year in mid-November to mid-December the North Carolina Department of Commerce mails out a letter informing businesses of their new unemployment tax rate for the upcoming year. Within the letter it reconciles your account and any charges that have posted to your account due to unemployment claims. If we process payroll for your business, […]

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