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January 20, 2010    
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Editor's Note
New tax forms are here, just in time for us to remind clients of how much they need their accountants. In addition to new forms for computing credits and the standard deduction, there is last minute legislation pending in Congress that could make 2010 contributions to Haiti relief tax deductible on 2009 tax returns. Stay tuned, and let your clients know you'll advise them as soon as legislation passes.

In the meantime, you'd better get your spring tan before the cost of tanning machines is increased, courtesy of our elected officials.

Finally, as the withholding tables change yet again, we're recommending a W-4 once-over with all of your clients who might be suffering from withholding confusion.

Best wishes,
Gail Perry, CPA
Managing Editor
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