Hiring in the Age of Coronavirus

The U.S. job market gained 2.5 million jobs during the month of May, dropping the unemployment rate to 13.3 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. There’s likely been a lot of rehiring, with more to come as the economy continues reopening. However, until social distancing becomes a thing of the past, hiring…

How to Stay Productive When Working from Home

Due to the unprecedented effects of COVID-19, the line between our professional and personal lives has blurred. Trying to take care of job responsibilities from home requires new ways of navigating. Here are 6 ideas to help you become more productive while working at home – and stay grounded in these uncertain times. Dress for…

New to Remote Working? Here are Some Tips for Staying Productive

The COVID-19 pandemic has seen a rise in remote working. Even organizations that have always been against it have their employees working from home. With some areas experiencing complete lockdowns, this means you find yourself in an unfamiliar work environment. Remote working means that you have to work outside a traditional office environment. Although some…

Tax Relief provided by the CARES Act

Dear Client: We hope that you are keeping yourself, your loved ones, and your community safe from COVID-19 (commonly referred to as the Coronavirus). Along with those paramount health concerns, you may be wondering about some of the recent tax changes meant to help everyone coping with the Coronavirus fallout. In addition to the summary…

The FTB Extends Tax Deadlines For Californians

All California taxpayers now have until July 15, 2020, to both file their 2019 California tax returns and make certain payments. On March 18th, The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) announced updated special tax relief for California taxpayers due to the COVID-19 pandemic. FTB is postponing until July 15 the filing and payment deadlines for all…