Updated Form I-9 for Verifying Employment Eligibility of Workers

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services recently revised the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to expand it to two pages, to provide additional data fields such as for the worker&#...

Marston Named MBQ Power Player for 4th Consecutive and 5th Overall Year

Once again, it's time for MBQ's Power Player issue. And once again, The Marston Group CEO, Chip Marston, has been recognized with the venerable honor in the CPA category. The publication&r...

Reminder Regarding Increased Medicare Tax Withholding For Certain Employees for 2013

Employers and employees are reminded that as part of 2010's health care reform legislation, an additional 0.9% Medicare surtax became effective on January 1, 2013. Beginning in 2013, in additio...

Daily News Article Highlights Marston Group’s Growth Locally and Abroad

The Marston Group (TMG) has been growing both globally and locally, and that reach was recognized in a recent article by The Daily News, a local business publication that provides business and comm...

New Online Service for Verifying Resale and Exemption Certificates

Tennessee businesses frequently have customers wanting to make purchases free from sales tax, either because the customers intend to resell the items they are purchasing or because they are making ...

Visible Music College Board Additions Include Chip Marston

Visible Music College recently voted in Chip Marston, CEO, The Marston Group, Aislynn Rappe’ of Ardent Studios, and Jeff Williamson of Union Avenue Baptist Church to the college’s Board...

Tennessee Secretary of State Warns Businesses of “Statewide Corporate Scam”

On January 25, 2013, Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett’s office posted a notice on the Tennessee Secretary of State website regarding an official-looking document that business taxpaye...

William C. (Bill) Drummond Joins The Marston Group, PLC, As Principal

The Marston Group, PLC, is proud to announce the addition of Mr. William C. (Bill) Drummond, CPA, as a Principal in the firm’s practice. Mr. Drummond comes to The Marston Group after a disti...

New Tennessee Department of Revenue Filing and Payment Requirements for 2013

Many of you have already received notice that effective January 1, 2013 the Tennessee Department of Revenue is requiring all franchise and excise tax returns prepared by tax preparers using compute...

Important Information for High-Income Taxpayers in 2013

The good news is that as of January 1, 2013 we have “permanent” tax laws with which we can work. The not-so-good news is that for many high-income taxpayers, the tax bite may feel signi...