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For years, Perkins, Lund, Collar and Associates, PLLC has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses.

Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

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Two Social Security Benefit Strategies Eliminated

With the passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, two strategies to potentially maximize Social Security benefit payments were eliminated. An Overview Prior to the budget's passage, married couples had two strategies to help maximize their Social Security benefits: "file-and-suspend" and "restricted applications."¹ Under … [Read More...]

PLC Sponsors Allen Tate Realtors Fundraiser for Education

Perkins, Lund, Collar & Associates, PLLC was pleased to sponsor Allen Tate's annual FUNnight fundraiser for education this year which was held October 6th at the NC State Alumni Center.   The Tate Tailgate, which benefits the Poe Center for Health Education, Wake Ed Partnership and Communities in Schools-Wake & Durham Counties, would not … [Read More...]

CPA Day of Service

Perkins, Lund, Collar & Associates, PLLC participated in our annual CPA Day of Service on September 29th.  This year, we volunteered at Raleigh City Farm located at 800 N Blount Street downtown.  Raleigh City Farm is a non-profit urban farm located on a formerly vacant one acre lot near William Peace University.  Their mission is to reconnect … [Read More...]

Retirement Announcement

After many years of service to our firm, Nancy Howle will be retiring at the end of September. She has been the smiling face you see each time you visit our office and the welcoming voice you hear on the phone when you call us. Nancy and her husband, Vic, will be traveling and spending more time with their daughter and three grandchildren. We are … [Read More...]

When Should You Begin Drawing Social Security Benefits?

One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security benefits is when they should start taking them. This is the $64,000 question. Making the right decision for you can have a meaningful impact on your financial income in retirement. Before considering how personal circumstances and objectives may play into your decision, it may be … [Read More...]

Travel and Entertainment Expenses and Recordkeeping

If you're reporting travel and entertainment (T&E) expenses on your tax return and you're audited, there's a good chance an agent will take a hard look at those items. Often the challenge won't be whether the expense was appropriate for the business, but whether your records meet the letter of the law. And the IRS and courts take a strict … [Read More...]

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