Steven G. Horn

Fraud Alert: Wire Request

Seven ways to avoid being scammed Spring is a busy time of year for accountants and, apparently, for scammers trying to trick companies out of millions of dollars. We’ve reported before about imposter IRS agents calling individuals demanding debit card payments of alleged owed taxes to avoid police action... Read more

GA Small Business Save Big with R&D Tax Credits

“Some Georgia businesses are missing an opportunity to offset up to 50 percent of their Georgia income tax liability. Entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses often leave money on the table when they overlook research and development (R&D) tax credits,” says Williams Benator & Libby tax partner, Steve Horn. “They... Read more

2015 Year End Tax Planning Briefing UPDATED

Just before recessing for the holidays, Congress passed the bill we were waiting for that addressed the “Extenders.” Called the “Protecting Americans From Tax Hikes Act of 2015” (Path Act), the bill went further than expected with the “Extenders,” making more than 20 of them permanent so that we... Read more

2015 Year End Tax Planning Briefing

Astonishingly, we have less certainty in year-end tax planning than we did this time last year. So far, Congress has not passed any legislation that would extend a host of individual and business provisions that expired last December 31. While we expect Congress to address the so called “Extenders”... Read more