Antares Group named a Top 300 Accounting Firm and Top 300 Fastest-Growing Firm

Antares Group, Inc., has been named as a Top 300 Accounting Firm for 2020 by INSIDE Public Accounting. This national ranking by the award-winning newsletter for the public accounting profession recognizes the country’s top accounting firms in terms of revenue and growth. Antares Group has also been named a 2020 IPA 300 Fastest-Growing Firm. “We […]

Ga. DOL requires employers to file partial claims online during temporary shutdowns

The Georgia Department of Labor announced that effective March 16, 2020, all Georgia employers must file partial claims on behalf of their employees for any week during which an employee (full-time or part-time) works less than full-time due to a partial or total company shutdown caused by the COVID-19 public health emergency. According to the […]

IRS extends due dates for ACA reporting

The IRS has announced an extension to the reporting deadlines mandated by the Affordable Care Act for Tax Year 2019. The IRS has extended the 2020 deadline from January 31 to March 2 for employers and insurers to furnish individual statements on 2019 health coverage and full-time employee status. The additional time was given in […]

Antares Group named a Top 400 Accounting Firm by INSIDE Public Accounting

Antares Group, Inc., has been named as a Top 400 Accounting Firm for 2019 by INSIDE Public Accounting. This national ranking by the award-winning newsletter for the public accounting profession recognizes the country’s top accounting firms in terms of revenue and growth. Antares Group is a leading accounting firm with locations in Atlanta and Boston, […]

Minimum wage increases add pressure to labor costs

With wages going up across the country, owner/operators must be sure to continue to place a priority on planning to try to offset the increased cost pressure as much as possible. Approximately 40 percent of the states will have minimum wage increases in 2019. Some are going up just a few cents (e.g., Alaska increasing […]

Check deductibility before making year-end charitable gifts

As the holidays approach and the year draws to a close, many taxpayers make charitable gifts — both in the spirit of the season and as a year-end tax planning strategy. But with the tax law changes that go into effect in 2018 and the many rules that apply to the charitable deduction, it’s a […]