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Fri, 01 Oct 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Defer Capital Gains Using Like-Kind Exchanges https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#3 If real estate's your game, did you know that it's possible to defer capital gains by taking advantage of a Section 1031 exchange that allows you to swap investment property on a tax-deferred basis? Fri, 01 Oct 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#3 What Is a Designated Roth Account? https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#2 If you are a high-income earner who participates in a 401(k), 403(b), or governmental 457(b) retirement plan that has a designated Roth account, making contributions to that account could be a smart move. Wed, 01 Sep 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Verifying Your Identity When Calling the IRS https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#4 If you need to contact the IRS, you will be asked to verify your identity. Here's what you need to know before you call. Wed, 01 Sep 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Tax Rules for Divorce and Alimony Payments https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Tax rules regarding divorce and separation can and do change - as they recently did under tax reform - and the last thing on anyone's mind during a divorce or separation is its effect on their tax situation. Wed, 01 Sep 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Tax Relief for Those Affected by Natural Disasters https://www.selenafoggcpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Tax relief may be available if you've been affected by a natural disaster this year, but only if you meet certain conditions. 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Sat, 03 Mar 2018 03:00:00 -0600 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=25 MAX OUT YOUR ITEMIZED DEDUCTIONS FOR 2017 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=24 Due to recent changes in the tax rules for 2018, people need to max out their itemized deductions for 2017. Thu, 21 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=24 Side business is still a business https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=23 Side business needs to be treated as a business Sun, 17 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0600 https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=23 Estimating your income on Marketplace Insurance https://selenafoggcpa.com/blog.php?id=22 Underestimating your income when choosing the Marketplace Insurance can cause you to owe taxes. 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