Peekz to meet with clients remotely until further notice

Peekz ConsultiN is going virtual for the time being. As public health concerns and precautions evolve daily surrounding the coronavirus, we are taking the situation seriously and want to minimize any impact on our clients. We have decided to practice social distancing, limit exposure and conduct all tax meetings and other appointments remotely for this … Continue reading Peekz to meet with clients remotely until further notice

Taxpayers have until July 15 to file their returns

Tax season for 2020 has begun. The IRS officially began accepting tax returns for the 2019 year on Jan. 27. Taxpayers initially had until April 15 to file their returns and avoid penalties. But the IRS extended the deadline to July 15 in response to pandemic concerns and hardships related to COVID-19. July may seem … Continue reading Taxpayers have until July 15 to file their returns

IRS: Double check your paycheck this summer

The IRS is asking people who work more than one job or who are starting new jobs this summer to do a "paycheck checkup."

How much to budget for a vacation and other travel tips from Peekz ConsultiN

We sat down with Amy Peek, accountant and owner of Pittsburgh-based accounting firm Peekz ConsultiN, to talk about the financial side of vacations:

Tax season is over — so, how did we do?

Now that the dust is settling on tax season, we have a pressing question: How did we do? Peekz ConstultiN wants your feedback.

Where’s my tax refund?

Congratulations, the IRS is sending you a tax refund. But where is it?

Peekz launches its first community: Debt Eliminators

Peekz ConsultiN is rolling out out the Pittsburgh accounting firm’s first community, Debt Eliminators.

Tax season begins January 28, with or without shutdown

The IRS said this week that the agency would start processing tax returns on Jan 28 and would issue refunds to taxpayers "despite the government shutdown."

IRS ups contribution limits on 401(k) plans

The IRS has some good news for taxpayers who are looking to aggressively save for retirement.

Meet with your accountant this fall; your tax return will thank you in the spring

Fall isn’t just for pumpkin spice lattes anymore. If you’re used to only seeing your accountant once a year during tax season -- Peekz ConsultiN owner Amy Peek says this is the year to make an exception. She’s advising taxpayers to meet with an accountant as soon as possible this fall while there is still … Continue reading Meet with your accountant this fall; your tax return will thank you in the spring