Are you ready to file your 2021 tax returns?

No date has been set for when taxpayers can begin to electronically file 2021 tax returns, but the IRS said it will be announced in the near future. The season typically begins in late January. Before e-filing can begin, IRS systems must be configured to process the previous year’s returns, and changes to tax forms… Read more »

5 Tax Tips for 2022

When the ball drops at midnight on December 31, don’t think that it’s too late to make any changes to the outcome of your 2021 tax returns. There are plenty of things you as an individual can do after Jan. 1, 2022 to impact the result of your returns for 2021. Here are 5 tips… Read more »

Helping Hands Makes Headway at Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park

Helping Hands reported for duty at the Naval Park in downtown Buffalo in August to assist with a preservation project of the PTF-17 boat in the Park’s shipyard. The boat was used during the Vietnam War and constructed by Norway. With only 4 of these boats left, this preservation project is essential in keeping an… Read more »

CTBK Opens Up Its Doors for Open House

Explore beyond our firm’s doors and get a sneak peak of how we work as one team in a collaborative setting. Join us to learn about our services, industries, and clients in addition to insight on our firm culture and training and development opportunities for our team. All individuals attending must wear a mask regardless… Read more »

Helping Hands Kicks Off Summer

Our team wanted to start the summer of 2021 much different than what 2020 offered. As the city of Buffalo and the local area began opening its doors again, CTBK began planning ways to give back to the community in different ways than what the pandemic allowed. Our Helping Hands Committee began planning events following… Read more »

IRS Releases Update on Tax Deadline

No plans to extend tax season beyond April 15 In a February 23 testimony before the House Appropriations Committee Financial Services Subcommittee, IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig said that IRS is not planning to extend the April 15 filing deadline despite requests from several House Democrats. Rettig also noted that a final decision on the matter hasn’t… Read more »

Students Reach the Summit at CTBK

Read time: less than 5 minutes COVID didn’t stop us from hosting our 6th Annual LEAD Summit this year. We had the distinct privilege to spend the day with 18 talented accounting students on July 23. Although it was our first-ever virtual LEAD Summit, the fundamentals remained from prior years, all in which enticed students to… Read more »