Category Archives: Other stuff

IRS2GO – Mobile App Updated

Accounting Technology reports on the IRS update on August 15, 2015 to its IRS2GO app that supports direct payments, enables users to receive tax tips and to check refund status within 24 hours after the IRS receives an e-filed return. Version 5.2 … Continue reading

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September 11 – Patriot Day

Also known as National Day of Service and Remembrance. 

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September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

Now for the fifth consecutive year, American College of Sports Medicine is drawing attention to a problem that threatens the health and welfare of the Nation’s young people. One in 3 children in the United States is overweight or obese. … Continue reading

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Selected Economic Indicators for Missouri and the Plains States

Gross domestic product (GDP) means:                          …total value of goods and services produced during a period not including foreign earned income. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) 2014 data on … Continue reading

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Federal highway funding law has “other purposes”

President Obama signed H.R. 3236 into law on July 31, 2015. Short title is “Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015.” To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other … Continue reading

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Happy National Watermelon Day!

Holiday Insights.com and many other sources recognize today, August 3rd, as National Watermelon Day. The Gardner’s Network, however, says it falls on August 18. So, if your local community organizers failed to set up a pit spitting contest today, there … Continue reading

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What bird is this?

Last week a strange bird came walking past the front door to Integrated-Fitness on East Main Street, rounded the corner and sat for awhile on the loading dock. Then, after looking both ways, it crossed Gunstock and went to the … Continue reading

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Missouri rules of the road for bikes and cars

A Warsaw man whose bicycle is frequently his mode of transportation told of a dangerous incident he experienced with a motorist this week. He (bicyclist) was rounding an uphill curve on a narrow city street near a main traffic-lighted intersection. … Continue reading

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Benton County, Mo. Tax Lien Sale

The July 16 edition of Benton County Enterprise published the first notice of a tax lien sale. Missouri state law mandates such sales are held at 10 a.m. on the fourth Monday in August. This year on August 24, 2015 the sale will … Continue reading

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Finding Lost Money

Check out the resources here to find out if you have money you forgot about or never realized has been waiting to be claimed by you or family members. There are scams out there to be avoided, but the information … Continue reading

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