What is per diem? Per diem is a fixed allowance amount that could be used in your tax return as a deduction. Literally, per diem means “per day,” and you can think of it as a set amount that you will be reimbursed for certain expenses per day. Instead of keeping a receipt every single […]
My friends are coming to the United States to have a baby so they can experience the best medicine in the world (let’s be frank, they are coming to give birth for the sake of citizenship). Before immigrating to America myself, I have always thought that once you are born in a country, you […]
We are delighted to announce that La Rusa has been named one of the best Accountant firms in Tampa. We were able to accomplish this because of our team and each of its members. We are honored to work with such responsible, dependable, encouraging, and humble professionals. We are also pleased to have such interesting […]
Where did FBAR come from? This law came into force in the 1970s intending to prevent tax evasion. It existed for many years, yet it wasn’t enforced and the majority of us have never heard about it. In 2010 information about this law appeared out of thin air, mostly due to the creation of […]
Big changes are coming to the cryptocurrency world, thanks to the infrastructure bill that is currently being negotiated by Congress. It appears to be strange and obscure that when we talk about the infrastructure, we mention crypto because there is absolutely no correlation between the two, yet our politicians have once again surprised us and […]
Say goodbye to free tax return preparation using TurboTax. If you used this popular tax software to prepare and submit your taxes to the IRS, you will have to find another option in 2022. TurboTax is leaving the Free File program next filing season. If you requested extra time to file and now have until […]
We have been asked by many of our clients: “What do I do, if I haven’t received the first installment of money for kids on July 15?” We are going to explain, but first, let’s understand what money we are talking about here. Child Tax Credit (CTC) explanation. Due to COVID-19, the government has taken […]
Elina Linderman, La Rusa, Wesley Chapel advising taxpayers on scam “IRS calls”. Featured in ABC Action News.
Elina Linderman, owner of La Rusa, Wesley Chapel, on IRS suspending new security feature for lack of security.
Featured in ABC Action News.