Words Count: The Thomas Howell Ferguson Blog

  • February 13, 2017

    9 Ways to Get Help From the IRS

    By: THF

    If you are in search of a convenient place to get answers when filing a tax return, IRS.gov is the place to look! Numerous tools and services are available 24/7.

  • February 06, 2017

    Welcome Brittany Bowman

    By: THF

    THF Welcomes Brittany Bowman to the Firm.

  • January 20, 2017

    Welcome Bill Knight & Laura Hutchinson

    By: THF

    THF Welcomes Bill Knight and Laura Hutchinson to the Firm.

  • January 17, 2017

    6 Tips to Protect Data from Online Threats

    By: THF

    We urge you to combat identity theft by doing more to protect personal and financial data from online threats. Here’s an overview of basic steps to help protect your data...

  • January 16, 2017

    THF Congratulates Catherine Carver!

    By: THF

    THF Congratulates Catherine Carver on Passing the CPA Exam.

  • January 10, 2017

    3 Deductions/Tax Credits related to Education Costs

    By: THF

    With the near year just starting, it’s important to plan for your taxes. There are several tax planning opportunities to consider. One item that affects many families is higher education costs paid to an eligible institution. An eligible institution is any accredited college, university, vocational school or other accredited post-secondary educational institution eligible to participate in a student aid program administered by the U.S. Department of Education.

  • January 06, 2017

    IRS Lowers 2017 Mileage Rates

    By: THF

    The Internal Revenue Service has issued the 2017 optional standard mileage rates to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes.

  • December 29, 2016

    How to Avoid a Tax Refund Delay

    By: THF

    As tax filing season approaches, we are reminding taxpayers about steps they can take now to ensure smooth processing of their 2016 tax return and avoid a delay in getting their tax refund next year.

  • November 30, 2016

    THF Welcomes Back Paola Blackburn to the Firm!

    By: THF

    THF welcomes Paola Blackburn back to the Tax Services Department in the Tallahassee office.

  • November 09, 2016

    Reminder for Parents and Students: Check Out College Tax Credits for 2016 and Years Ahead

    By: THF

    With another school year now in full swing, we are reminding parents and students that now is a good time to see if they qualify for either of two college tax credits or other education-related tax benefits when they file their 2016 federal income tax returns next year.