Retirement Plan Reform: Retirement Changes for Individuals

The President signed the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020 on December 20, 2019. The new Act averts a government shutdown that would have begun on December 21, 2019, and includes several provisions related to retirement plan reform. The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (SECURE) (Division O [...]

By |2020-01-27T13:04:34-05:00January 27th, 2020|Financial, Governments|0 Comments

Explanation of the 2020 Form W-4

The 2020 Form W-4, Employee's Withholding Certificate, is very different from previous versions. This is due to the federal tax law changes that took place in 2018. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is not requiring all employees to complete the revised form and has designed the withholding tables so that they will work with [...]

By |2020-01-21T11:02:48-05:00January 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Income Tax Withholding Assistant for Employers

The IRS has launched a new online assistant designed to help employers, especially small businesses, easily determine the right amount of federal income tax to withhold from their workers’ pay. Known as the Income Tax Withholding Assistant for Employers, the new spreadsheet-based tool was designed to help employers easily transition to the redesigned withholding [...]

By |2020-01-02T14:44:00-05:00January 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree, how lovely are your branches! This year PBGW organized its first tree decorating contest. The staff was divided into teams. After lively brainstorming, each team selected a tree theme and decorated a tree to adorn our lobby. We increased our co-worker bonds, enjoyed fun and fierce competition, and [...]

By |2019-12-18T12:14:16-05:00December 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Passing of Our Founder and Friend

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Albert Pritchard, founding partner of Pritchard, Bieler, Gruver & Willison, P.C., and one of the original partners of the former Niessen, Dunlap & Pritchard.  Al passed away on November 19, 2019. Al worked hard from his humble [...]

By |2019-11-21T10:50:23-05:00November 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Community is our Heart: Manna on Main Street

On October 24, 2019, nine PBGW staff helped Manna on Main Street in their efforts to end hunger in the North Penn area. They volunteered as Manna kitchen helpers to plate food, engage guests, clear dishes, and clean up at the end of the night. In addition to giving time, PBGW also delivered food [...]

By |2019-10-30T08:22:16-04:00October 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bucks County Economic Development Corporation Presentation

A big thank you to Bob Cormack and Jim Pawlikowski from the Bucks County Economic Development Corporation for an informative presentation of their advantageous loan programs and tax incentive programs at the county, state and federal levels.  If you have any questions about such programs please feel free to contact us at 215-997-6700 to learn [...]

By |2019-07-25T09:20:24-04:00June 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

IRS Update

The IRS has announced that despite the government shutdown it will process tax refunds and that they will begin processing 2018 tax returns on January 28, 2019.

By |2019-07-25T09:20:24-04:00January 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments