Tag Archives: Taxes

Adam Determann

Mar 06 2019

Attention Business Owners: Save Time on Your Taxes with Direct Connect


In addition to the ways you’ve always been able to download your bank account transactions from Hills Bank Online to QuickBooks® or Quicken®; we now have another option for you – Direct Connect! Easily download your bank account transactions from …
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Adam Magee

Jan 28 2019

2019 Tax Season Tips


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Monday, January 28th marks the beginning of the electronic tax return filing season which will continue until April 15th for Iowans this year. Because of the Patriots’ Day holiday on April 15th in Maine and Massachusetts and the Emancipation Day …
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Chris Lewis

Jan 14 2019

Beware of Tax Identity Theft


Tax Identity Theft

All taxpayers, business owners, and tax preparers should be aware of identity theft scams by people pretending to be IRS representatives through phone calls, text messages, or email communications. Tax related identity theft occurs when someone uses your Social Security …
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Laura Hill

Feb 26 2018

How to Navigate the New Tax Code Using Non-Endowed Donor Advised Gift Funds


The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “Act”) has left many taxpayers rethinking their tax planning strategies. The increased standard deduction and reduced availability of itemized deductions may prevent taxpayers who have itemized in the past from doing so in …
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Brenda Langenberg

Feb 14 2018

Use Manage My Finances for Tax Season!


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Whether you’re organizing for tax preparation or consolidating your finances, Manage My Finances is a powerful tool to help you.

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Adam Magee

Jan 29 2018

2018 Tax Season Tips


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Monday, January 29th marks the beginning of the electronic tax return filing season which will continue until April 17th. This means taxpayers will have an additional two days to file taxes beyond the typical April 15th deadline.

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Katie Miller

Feb 01 2017

5 Tax Deductions You May Miss


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It’s Tax Season, getting a jumpstart on your taxes and filing before the deadline is always a great feeling. While working on this year’s taxes, make sure you don’t miss or forget these common deductions.

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Adam Magee

Jan 23 2017

2017 Tax Season Tips


2017 Tax Season Tips

Monday January 23rd marks the beginning of the electronic tax return filing season which will continue until April 18th. You might be thinking, “April 18th? Isn’t the deadline always April 15th?” April 15th falls on a Saturday this year, and …
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Todd Shaull

Jan 19 2016

2016 Tax Season Tips


2016 Tax Season Tips

The 2016 tax season begins on January 19, 2016. The IRS will begin accepting individual electronic returns that day. The filing deadline to submit 2015 tax returns is Monday, April 18, 2016 – rather than the traditional April 15 date. …
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Janelle Johnson

Feb 23 2015

Tips for Those Starting a Business


Tips for Starting a Business

Starting a business is no easy task. There are long hours and sleepless nights, but with all the hard work comes a sense of accomplishment when you follow your dreams! Here are some tips for those starting a business.

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