Our 2016 Furniture Insights Survey results are in! December was a good month for many of the participants in our survey of residential furniture manufacturers and distributors. New orders in December were up 11 percent over December 2015.
2017 is a big valuation year for property taxes in North Carolina, with several Triad counties up for revaluation. There is a window of opportunity for businesses that own real property in the counties mentioned below to appeal their 2017 value and realize potentially significant savings. The optimum time to appeal is within thirty days of receiving your 2017 valuation.
Smith Leonard PLLC continues growth in talent and resources as they announce promotions and intern hires for 2017. In addition to several recent new hires, the Smith Leonard management group has seen three promotions in the tax department.
The Internal Revenue Service is warning about the growth of a W-2 email phishing scam in which fraudulent emails are sent to human resources departments seeking information about employees’ tax data. The scam is now targeting schools and other organizations in addition to for-profit companies, according to the IRS.