IRS Issues Letters to Recipients of the Advance Child Tax Credit and the Third Stimulus

Beginning in December, the IRS will begin issuing Letter 6419 to recipients of the Advance Child Tax Credit. This letter will include the total amount of the advance payments taxpayers received between July and December of 2021.

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Required Minimum Distributions for 2021

What is new for Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) in 2021?  I am glad you asked. However, before we get to that, there might be a handful of diligent readers of this blog that are now asking themselves, “Hey, Blogger, what is an RMD?”    Again, I am glad you asked.  An RMD is an amount that must be withdrawn from a retirement account when you reach a certain age.   It’s not much more complicated than that, but there are some additional things to consider which we will address later.

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Beginning January 1, 2022, the standard mileage rates for use of car, van, pickups or panel trucks are as follows:

  • 58.5 cents per mile driven for business use, up 2.5 cents from the rate for 2021; and
  • 18 cents per mile driven for medical, or moving purposes for qualified active-duty members of the Armed Forces, up 2 cents from the rate for 2021; and
  • 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations; the rate is set by statute and remains unchanged from 2021
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The Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington has worked with Bormel, Grice & Huyett, P.A., since 1988. Their knowledge of the arts and the arts community make their services invaluable. They can translate accounting terminology into a comprehensive language. For many organizations, the accounting firm of Bormel, Grice & Huyett provides the financial "information bridge." We whole-heartedly recommend Bormel, Grice & Huyett, excellent accountants who care about our arts organizations.
Jennifer Cover Payne, Executive Director, Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington

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