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3 Ways to Prevent Remote Work Burnout

How can you avoid remote work burnout? Emily is sharing her top three tips to help achieve a healthy workplace at home.
By Emily Gutierrez, Audit Senior Prior to the pandemic, Weinstein Spira allowed everyone to work from home once a week as part of the firm’s work-life balance philosophy.… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2021/03/3-ways-prevent-remote-work-burnout/

Insider Tips on Passing the CPA Exam

Are you working on passing the CPA exam? In today’s blog post, Parker is sharing tips to ensure proper preparation and to ultimately pass the exam.
By Parker Brunson, Tax Senior Taking the CPA exam at any time is a huge challenge, as those who have been through the process will attest. It can be a challenge trying to… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2021/03/insider-tips-passing-cpa-exam/

American Rescue Plan Act

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 is a $1.9 trillion economic stimulus bill signed into law on March 11, 2021.
By Lisa Chandler, Tax Shareholder The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 is a $1.9 trillion economic stimulus bill signed into law on March 11, 2021. Some of the… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2021/03/american-rescue-plan-act/

Virtual Job Hunting - How to Put your Best Foot Forward

How can you stand out from the pack in a crowded job market? In today’s blog post, Joshua is giving pointers to help you put your best foot forward.
By Joshua Sult, Experienced Staff Tax Accountant Even outside of COVID-19 times, applying and interviewing for a new or first-time position can be challenging. As a result… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2021/02/virtual-job-hunting-how-put-your-best-foot-forward/

Estate Planning During the COVID-19 Era

When is the last time you reviewed your estate documents? Join our estate planning expert, Amy, as she walks you through the important parts of any estate plan and what to consider during 2020.
by Amy Sbrusch, Senior Tax Manager Our world has been turned upside down, and the year 2020 will forever be remembered as the year of COVID-19.  With everything that is… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/10/estate-planning-during-covid-19-era/

The Real Life Experience of an Intern During COVID-19

“My experience with Weinstein Spira as an intern has been nothing short of amazing, even during COVID-19.” - Codi Carpenter, Summer 2020 Intern | Don’t miss her blog post on what she learned during her summer internship here.
By Codi Carpenter, Summer 2020 Intern My experience with Weinstein Spira as an intern has been nothing short of amazing, even during COVID-19. Was it different than I… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/09/real-life-experience-intern-during-covid-19/

PPP Flexibility Act Becomes Law

The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 (the Act) became law today. Check out our summary of the Act’s main points.
  The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act of 2020 (the Act) became law on June 5, 2020. This Act applies only to section 1106 of the CARES Act, which pertains… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/06/ppp-flexibility-act-becomes-law/

6 Ways to Ace Video Interviews

Have a video interview coming up? Don’t miss these suggestions from our recruiters, so you can go into your next video interview ready to impress.
By Elizabeth Harkness, Human Resources Manager Video job interviews are becoming more common in the hiring process due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  With stay-at-home orders… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/05/6-ways-ace-video-interviews/

6 Ways to Find Success When Working from Home

If you have never worked from home for an extended period of time, this pandemic-induced new schedule may be a shock to you and your family. Read Beth’s tips to keep her on track, happy and healthy while being a remote audit manager in this post.
By Beth Russell, Audit Manager   If you have never worked from home for an extended period of time, this pandemic-induced new schedule may be a shock to you and your family.… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/04/6-ways-find-success-when-working-home/

The Impact of the CARES Act on Retirement Plans

The CARES Act provides financial relief to individuals and business impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and contains several provisions that affect retirement plans.
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) became law on March 27, 2020.  The CARES Act provides financial relief to individuals and businesses… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/04/impact-cares-act-retirement-plans/

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act Summary

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act was enacted on March 18, 2020. To help you, we’ve summarized the legislation here.
Relief Available for Businesses and Individuals   The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (the Act), enacted on March 18, 2020, requires employers with fewer than 500… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/04/families-first-coronavirus-response-act-summary/

The CARES Act Summary

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the CARES Act) became a law on March 27, 2020. To help you, we’ve summarized the $2+ trillion and 880-paged legislation.
  Relief Available for Businesses and Individuals  The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the Act) became law on March 27, 2020. The estimated $2+ trillion and… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/cares-act-summary/

April 15 Tax Filing Deadline Extended

The IRS has announced that tax returns, originally due on April 15, 2020, will not have to be filed until July 15, 2020. Learn more about the extension here.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IRS announced that tax returns, originally due on April 15, 2020, will not have to be filed until July 15, 2020.  The postponement applies… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/april-15-tax-filing-deadline-extended/

A Message from Weinstein Spira Regarding COVID-19

Given the recent development surrounding the spread of COVID-19, we have instituted a remote work plan for our employees, and our physical office is currently closed. Please take a moment to read all of the precautions that are being taken at Weinstein Sp…
Given the recent developments surrounding the spread of COVID-19, Weinstein Spira has instituted a remote work plan for our employees, and our physical office is currently… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/message-weinstein-spira-covid-19/

COVID-19 Tax Payment Deferral

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin stated that individuals can defer tax payments up to $1 million for 90 days, and corporations can defer up to $10 million of tax payments for 90 days. Read more about these deferred tax payments here.
Updated (March 27, 2020) – Any federal income tax payment originally due on April 15, 2020 is automatically extended until July 15, 2020.  Following President Trump’s… https://www.weinsteinspira.com/blog/2020/03/covid-19-tax-payment-deferral/