IRS Issues 2022 Standard Mileage Rates

The IRS issued Notice 2022-03 showing the updated calculations for optional standard mileage rates of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. This notice went into effect January 1st, 2022. A quick breakdown of these calculations are below and can be found on the official IRS website: 58.5 cents per mile driven…

Rebuild RVA – Small Business Grant Program

Rebuild VA Grant Fund (Rebuild VA) has expanded its eligibility criteria to allow more small businesses and nonprofits to apply. Any small business or nonprofit with $10,000,000 or less in gross revenue OR 250 or fewer employees may now apply. Additional information can be found here. Governor Ralph Northam announced the $70 million for small…

IRS issues final regulations on the deduction for meals and entertainment

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service issued final regulations on the business expense deduction for meals and entertainment following changes made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). The 2017 TCJA generally eliminated the deduction for any expenses related to activities generally considered entertainment, amusement or recreation. However, taxpayers may still deduct business expenses…