New York State Funeral Directors Association

IRS Tax Break Applies to Limousines AND Equipment!

2017 has important tax planning implications for businesses that are considering purchasing new or used capital equipment, including hearses and limousines.

According to Section179.org this important tax deduction is designed with businesses in mind.

That’s why almost all types of "business equipment" qualify for the Section 179 deduction.

Data Breach Artwork

 

Equifax, the big credit reporting agency, recently announced a cybersecurity incident potentially impacting approximately 143 million U.S. consumers.

Equifax has established a dedicated website at www.equifaxsecurity2017.com to aid consumers in determining if their information has been potentially impacted and to sign up for credit file monitoring and identity theft protection.

This website also provides additional security information on steps consumers can take to protect their personal information.

A dedicated Equifax call center is also available toll-free at 866-447-7559, open daily from 7 a.m. to 1 a.m.

Equifax will send direct mail notices to consumers whose credit card numbers or dispute documents with personal identifying information were impacted.

To read the Equifax press release regarding the incident, please click this link: https://investor.equifax.com/news-and-events/news/2017/09-07-2017-213000628.