Retirement funds and how to care for them have been a hot topic during this pandemic. For some, it's been easy to leave them untouched. For others, retirement may no longer be an option. But with the creation of the CARES act, some incredible tools have been introduced that can help you maintain and save your retirement funds.
Hello Summerville! As you read this, we hope you continue to be safe and healthy. It's been nice to come to work every day and see a sense of normalcy in our incredible town. Let's keep it up! It is very clear to everyone that this pandemic has affected our finances in more ways than one. One of the many unsung woes during this time has been retirement plans. The CARES act of 2020, the act that has supplied us with our stimulus checks and other resources, has also been geared towards helping retirement plans stay alive. With the unemployment rate being so low, the difficulties of getting unemployment, and the need of making it through financially has put pressure on retirement plans. Many are making the decision of taking out their funds because it is necessary.
There are now options that can help you get economic relief that won't require you to decimate your retirement plans. Thanks to the CARES act, new changes have been put into place to help support those with retirement and IRA plans who are dealing with the effects of a very flimsy stock market that continues to fluctuate. With these new adjustments under the cares act, retirees are allowed to pull out as much as they would like from their retirement plans, but you don't have to if you don't want to. If you do leave your account alone for the next year or so, it will give you the benefit to recover from this flimsy market. There is a benefit to leaving your benefits alone.
These changes and opportunities are groundbreaking and will help you save your retirement and IRA while still supporting you financially now. Before the CARES act, withdrawing from your IRA and your retirement plan came with some serious repercussions. But now, that has all changed.
Allowing people to tap into their retirement accounts and giving them a few years to pay it all back is huge! These changes are providing financial assistance now from the money that is already yours, while still helping you protect and pay back into your retirement. It will still guarantee that you have retirement funds when the time comes to actually retire. Make sure to chat with us about your next steps when it comes to making these choices, even as great as they are. Make sure to include your financial advisor when making these decisions, too. They will be able to walk you through the best benefits available to you and what is going to be the most cost-effective way if you'll need to pay back these loans. They can also walk you through how to keep your retirement plan intact.
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The world is continually getting smarter by the minute, so it should be no surprise that our beloved Quickbooks will also be reaping the benefits of a smarter life.
Tax day is getting closer and closer. With that looming, we encourage you to visit our offices and be prepared for April 15th. Electronic submission opened on January 27th, so if you are ready to submit your tax documents electronically do so now. If you need help doing so, please visit us. If you are waiting to send everything manually, you'll have to wait a little bit longer. With the continued growth in technology, the future of tax day and the effort it takes to get there is going to become simpler and easier. Artificial Intelligence has made its way into the interface of Quickbooks, and we are very excited to see what this new development will bring to our clients, their clients, and the future of filing taxes.
This past November was the 6th annual Quickbooks Connect, an annual conference designed to bring together business owners and professionals to discuss how to run their businesses better. This year the topic was the exciting emergence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how it will help businesses grow in ways we've not seen before. As a huge proportionate of Quickbooks, we are so excited to see the growth and change in their new applications.
This exciting new application of Quickbooks will have many other incredible tools to help your small business run better than ever before. We are so excited to see this continue to evolve and to see what these new applications will do for our clients! Don't hesitate during this busy tax season to come in and visit us if you have any questions about Quickbooks or your taxes! Until then, enjoy this new update, never let a question go unasked, and get your taxes is on time!
The Pathways Team