Families First Coronavirus Response Act Update

Friends, Additional clarity surrounding the Families First Coronavirus Response Act has been provided.  The Secretary of Labor has released a poster outlining the provisions required under the new Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act.  The effective date of compliance is...

Cooper Norman Office are Going Virtual During COVID-19

Dear Clients and Friends, At Cooper Norman we are continuing to do our part to help minimize the spread of COVID-19.  As such, we feel it is necessary to make additional temporary adjustments in our business practice for the protection and safety of our staff,...

Idaho Tax Filing Deadline Update

Friends, We wish to update you on a couple of matters: The U.S. Department of Labor has created the “COVID-19 and the Workplace” website.  The website contains information on common issues employers and employees face when responding to COVID-19, and its effects on...

IRS Filing Deadline Update

Friends,   The IRS has provided additional guidance regarding the April 15th filing and payment deadline. Yesterday, the IRS issued Notice 2020-18, restating and expanding upon previous guidance given in Notice 2020-17.  The Notice outlines the following:  ...

Federal Income Tax Due Date and the FFCRA Decision Tree

In an effort to keep you informed of legislation impacting you as a business owner and taxpayer, we will continue to correspond as matters evolve.  Please feel free to reach out to your Cooper Norman point of contact with any questions we can help you navigate....

COVID-19 Cooper Norman Response

March 15, 2020 Re:  COVID-19 Dear Clients and Friends, As the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic evolves, we want to let you know that Cooper Norman continues to closely monitor and actively respond to recent developments.  National and local governments, schools...
Jordan Graves has attained his ABV designation

Jordan Graves has attained his ABV designation

Exciting news from Cooper Norman’s Forensic & Valuation Services team. Jordan Graves recently earned the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) credential issued by the AICPA. In order to become an ABV, Jordan had to do the following: Maintain Regular AICPA...

The New I-9 Form is Available

USCIS has released a new I-9 that all employers should start using beginning January 31, 2020. For more information, please see the links below. What’s New: https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/whats-new/whats-new New Form:...
Recession Proofing Your Business

Recession Proofing Your Business

Construction is booming in Eastern Idaho and profits have been strong. In strong economies, many bad business decisions are covered up with profits. It is only in an economic downturn that the sheets are pulled back and the bad practices are exposed. By why wait for...