Can I Deduct That Business Meal?

The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act expressly repealed the deductions for entertainment, amusement, or recreation.  However, the Act did not specifically address the deductibility of expenses for business meals. On October… [more]

NEW Maryland Tax Credit on Student Loans

A tax credit has been made available for 2018 Maryland tax returns for individuals with student loan balances in excess of $20,000.  The catch:  The application is due by September… [more]

Check Your Withholding NOW

Congressional auditors are reporting that approximately 30 million taxpayers—21 percent of U.S. taxpayers—are likely to face a larger tax bill when they file in 2019 because too little was withheld… [more]

Outside LSWG – Steven Eader

LSWG supervisor Steven Eader recently had an opportunity to visit the island of Oahu where he hiked the Pali Notches trail and went scuba diving around the Corsair Plane wreck.

Stuff The Bus 2018

LSWG got onboard the yellow school bus with several bins of school supplies for the United Way of Frederick County’s 10th Annual Stuff the Bus campaign.  LSWG’s office manager, Kathaleen… [more]

Outside LSWG – Battle of the Beltways

LSWG’ers Lisa Frushour and Cindy McGiffin caught a major league baseball game while at the National Harbor attending the AICPA Not-for-Profit Conference.  The Washington Nationals beat the Baltimore Orioles that day—and… [more]


LSWG principals, Kevin Hessler, Barbara Roman, and Jennifer Clingan recently attended the annual INPACT Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Leaders from 22 different CPA firms from around the country… [more]

Outside LSWG – Angela Murphy, CPA

LSWG’er, Angela Murphy, and her husband, Doug, got to spend a little quality time with Lord Stanley in June. They’ve had photo opps with the Cup before, but this is… [more]

Outside LSWG – Ted Gregory

It’s not all work all the time here at LSWG.  We’re more than just CPAs and we sometimes venture out of the office. Ted Gregory is a CPA and principal… [more]

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