Company News & Updates

Nebraska Property Tax Valuation

Nebraska Property Tax Valuation By Jimmy Schulz Property owners in Lancaster County should have recently received a postcard in the mail informing them of their 2021 Preliminary Real Estate Valuation. This information is also now available on the County Assessor's...

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Important Updates on Recent Stimulus Bill

Important Updates on Recent Stimulus Bill PPP Round 2 & ERC Guidance January 8, 2021 President Trump signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021 (the Act) on Sunday, December 27. Highlights of certain COVID-19-related provisions that may impact taxpayers,...

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Announcing Ron Ecklund’s Retirement

Ron Ecklund After over four decades of service to HBE, Ronald Ecklund, has retired from his career in public accounting. As one of the firm’s original partners, representing the “E” in HBE, Ron was instrumental to the growth and success the firm enjoyed over the...

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2020 Year-End Tax Planning for Farmers

2020 Year-End Tax Planning for Farmers December 8, 2020 As the end of the year comes near, it is important to consider certain tax saving moves that can be made to help reduce tax liabilities for this year and future periods. If you believe any of these items may...

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2021 Payroll Frequency Phenomenon

2021 Payroll Frequency Phenomenon In any year with 365 days, there will be six days of the week that occur 52 times and one day of the week that occurs 53 times. This causes the chance of having an additional payroll when paying employees on a weekly or bi-weekly...

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Guidance on PPP Non-Deductibility Timing

Guidance on PPP Non-Deductibility Timing November 20, 2020 On November 18, the IRS released Rev. Rul. 2020-27, which clarifies the timing of the non-deductibility of expenses related to forgiven PPP proceeds. This is a follow up to the original IRS guidance issued in...

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