What you need to know about the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

President Trump has signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Among other things, the new law: Requires certain employers to provide paid leave benefits to employees affected by the coronavirus outbreak; expands unemployment benefits and offers grants to states to process and pay claims; and mandates coverage of coronavirus testing with no cost-sharing…. Read more »

Virginia Tax Update

As Federal measures to mitigate the economic effects of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic continue to roll out, states are slowly adopting their own guidance. On March 19, 2020, Governor Northam announced tax changes to assist Virginia residents and businesses in hope of lessening the economic impact caused by COVID-19. [ Updated March 20, 2020 | 1:52pm… Read more »

Federal Tax Filing Delayed until July 15

[ Updated March 28, 2020 | 1:00pm ] Federal measures to mitigate the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to roll out. On March 20, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin announced that the federal income tax filing deadline has been extended to July 15, 2020.  As of this writing, there are few details concerning the new extension and specific… Read more »

Coronavirus Update for YHB Offices

YHB is committed to responding as quickly as possible to developments regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We are following the recommendations provided by the Commonwealth of Virginia and the CDC.  While the risk of contracting the coronavirus in the U.S. is currently low, we will follow the advice of local and national public health authorities. [updated March… Read more »

YHB Named on 2020 Firms to Watch & Regional Leader List

YHB has been recognized in the nationally published Accounting Today’s 2020 Top 100 Accounting Firms annual publication Firms to Watch list and as one of the top regional leaders in the Capital Region (Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and West Virginia). This honor continues YHB’s legacy as a regional leader within the accounting world. YHB has appeared… Read more »

2020 Community | Annual Life & News Update

As we turn the page and are now well into 2020, your team at YHB is already running full speed ahead. We kicked off the year with the acquisition of Woodcock & Associates, P.C. in Fredericksburg, VA, a CPA firm recognized for its construction industry consulting expertise. With this acquisition, YHB now has eight locations… Read more »

Top Blog Posts of 2019

We’ve published a lot of content this year, but a few posts seem to be particularly popular! Here’s a review of our top blog posts that received the most attention this year. 1. Data flow Diagrams – Mapping Your Way to Better Security Data flow diagrams are focused on individual (or interconnected) business processes. It… Read more »

YHB Welcomes Justin Bryan and Luke Gore as Partners

Winchester, VA (October 1, 2019) — The shareholders of Yount, Hyde and Barbour (YHB) have voted to admit Justin Bryan and Luke Gore as principals into the Firm effective October 1, 2019. “We are proud to welcome Justin and Luke as partners of YHB. Justin’s tax expertise and extensive industry knowledge has been key in… Read more »

The Path from Intern to First Year Associate

CJ Freedman is a 2019 graduate of the University of Lynchburg (previously Lynchburg College) and a first-year audit associate in our Richmond office.  CJ majored in accounting and was introduced to life at YHB during his 6-week internship the summer after his junior year.  Following his internship, CJ accepted our job offer to join YHB… Read more »