Fake IRS Letters | Rice County, Minnesota

Over the past couple of days, my office has received phone calls and clients stopping in with a letter from the IRS.  While this is fairly normal, these particular letters are, in fact, completely fake.  For one, the letter asks for a BLANK money order of $5,000 within ten business days.  The IRS would not […]

Financial Help Tips | Southern Minnesota

Things to Think of When You Need Financial Help! No matter if you’re married, divorced or widowed.  A farmer or business owner.  A person trying to sell their business or starting a new one.  A recent college graduate or a retiree.  Someone planning to retire in 20 years or 2 months.  You need financial advice–so […]

Federal vs. State Minimum Wages | Minnesota

Q:  How do I know if I have to follow federal minimum wage amounts or Minnesota? A:  A large employer has annual gross revenue of $500,000 or more and then you would have to follow the federal minimum wage rate which is currently $9.50.  But a small employer would be under Minnesota’s minimum wage rate […]

Salaries & Overtime | Southern Minnesota

Q:  I get paid a salary at my new job, and they have me working tons of overtime–which I don’t get paid for.  I heard that under the new DOL rules, they now have to pay me overtime, is that correct? A:  Effective December 1, 2016, salaried employees who earn less than $46,467 per year must […]

Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor in Faribault, MN

Sandy Flom LLC is pleased to announce that Mickey Crippen has joined our office! Mickey has been working in Faribault doing bookkeeping & tax returns since 2003 and is a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor so she will be a wonderful addition to our growing company to do your QuickBooks, payroll, bookkeeping, and tax returns. Sandy […]