Avoiding A Tax Audit

All taxpayers dread the prospect of facing an Internal Revenue Service audit. According to the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA), there are some steps you can take to minimize the likelihood that you’ll be audited or ensure…

Tax Tip Of The Day: Watch Out For Tax Scams

By Gregg Semanick-New Jersey‘s IRS Spokesperson During this time of year, tax scammers are prevalent. Remember, the IRS does not send out unsolicited e-mails to the public. Do not respond or open any attachments for e-mails received claiming to be…

Sayreville Through The Years

by Diane Norek Harrison SAYREVILLE-This first part was given to me for my column. Circa 1917, there was the Victorian Troop Marching Band. The members at this time were: William Hockenjos, Moon Bailey, Frank Johnson, John McCutcheon, Charles Burkshot, Emit…

This week's top newsmakers

Assemblyman Joseph Vas was indicted on 11 counts of conspiring with municipal employees to bill the city for $5,000 worth of clothing, sneakers and other personal items. The former Perth Amboy mayor is also accused of participating in a scheme…