Tax Day is Monday, April 18, 2016

Tax Day is NOT April 15th this Year “April 15th” is infamous. Simply speaking this date brings about anxiety in most people. Because traditionally, the deadline for filing your Income Tax Return is April 15th every year. In 1913, Congress declared the first official “Tax Day” to be March 1, 1914. It was pushed back to March 15th in 1918, and was changed to the current April 15th in 1955. However, in some years we are granted a few extra … Continued

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Go Blue to Protect Florida Children Blue ribbons and pinwheels adorn businesses and homes alike in support of bringing about a conscious awareness surrounding prevention. April was first proclaimed as National Child Abuse Prevention Month in 1983. The Blue Ribbon Campaign to prevent child abuse was begun in 1989, andĀ Prevent Child Abuse America introduced Pinwheels for PreventionĀ in 2008. The Children’s Bureau of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services funds the annual initiative, and they outline the history of … Continued