Agent & Outside Brokerage auditing for tax reporting
Scouring through your Brokerage's people's page to check each agent, their organization, and Outside Brokerage profile(s) are up to date can be daunting. The easiest way is to head to Reports> Tax Returns Report, choose the year you're reporting for, choose include Outside Brokerages, if you're providing tax forms to them, and download as an csv, xlsx, or google drive file and look for the missing data there!
Agents who's 1099/T4A's are reported as organizations, read this article on how to setup/handle this.
USA: Preparing 1099 Reports
Loft47 does not file your 1099 tax reporting, we provide the information not the filing mechanism to file forms either digitally or paper based. We recommend Track1099 or Tax1099 to complete the IRS filing, or send the information to your accountant ...
Tax Prep Checklist
Navigating your tax forms, updating your agent’s contact information, isn’t rocket science but it can be overwhelming! Being well prepared is the difference between peace of mind or utter chaos! We’ve put together a checklist that will guide you ...
Beginning Balance/Mid Year/Year End Commission & Deduction adjustments
When switching Back office software Mid year we require to add ytd adjustments for agents commissions, production and fee information in order to have accurate 1099 and T4A information. This is also the case for agent's switching from being payable ...
Canada: Preparing T4A Reports
** Loft47 generates information to create T4A information, we do not file this information with CRA. See filing information here. For the full tax preparation checklist, click here Tax Settings (Turn on Reporting) Turn on your reporting by adding the ...
Adjusting your tax settings
Adding/Updating Brokerage Tax ID Head to your Brokerage menu (the menu with the gear cog), click Edit Settings Add/update your Brokerage's Tax ID Turning on Tax Reporting In your Brokerage Menu>Settings, scroll down to the Allowable tax year field ...