Tax and Financial Planning
for consumers and small business owners

The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA) represents more than 15,000 CPAs and aspiring CPAs. Below you will find guidance and information to help you manage your day-to-day finances, minimize your taxes and meet your long-term financial goals.




Budgeting, Saving and Investing

6 Ways to Talk About Money With Family

Posted: February 9, 2016
6 Ways to Talk About Money With Family Tips to help adult children speak to their retired or retiring family members about money.


College Planning

Tax Credits That Can Help Lower College Costs

Posted: August 26, 2015
Tax Credits That Can Help Lower College Costs Are you looking for ways to minimize the costs of higher education? There are some tax laws that can help lower your outlays.



Retirement Planning

Financial Fraud and Seniors: What You Need to Know

Posted: January 1, 2016
Financial Fraud and Seniors: What You Need to Know One in 5 Americans who are age 65 or older have been the victim of financial fraud, losing a total of $2.9 billion every year. What can you do to protect yourself or loved ones from this kind of crime?



Tax Tips

Ways to Pay Your Tax Bill

Posted: February 5, 2016
Ways to Pay Your Tax Bill If you owe federal tax, the IRS offers many easy ways to pay. Make sure you pay by the April 18 deadline, even if you get an extension of time to file your 2015 tax return.



Small Businesses

SBA Offers Superstorm Sandy Relief Loan Program

Posted: February 5, 2016
SBA Offers Superstorm Sandy Relief Loan Program With the "Super storm Sandy Relief and Disaster Loan Program Improvement Act,” the Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Disaster Assistance is offering another opportunity for recovery for homeowners, renters and businesses affected by Superstorm Sandy.