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Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Minimizing Capital Gains Tax on Sale of a Home Learn how to avoid capital gains tax and why home improvements that qualify for the residential energy property credit can make a difference when selling your home. Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Key Tax Changes Could Affect Your Tax Situation in 2021 Key tax provisions in the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 could affect your tax situation. Here's what you need to know. Sun, 01 Aug 2021 09:00:00 -0500 What Is the Net Investment Income Tax? The Net Investment Income Tax tends to affect wealthier individuals, but in certain circumstances, it can affect moderate-income taxpayers too. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Small Business: Understanding Payroll Expenses Whether you're a small business owner who is just starting or one who has been in business for a while - ready to hire an employee or two - here is what you should know about withholding, reporting, and paying employment taxes. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Settling Tax Debt With an IRS Offer in Compromise If you owe money to the IRS, an offer in compromise could be the answer. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Employee Relocation: What Happens to Your Home? Employees and small business owners often have questions about what to do with an employee's home - and what the tax consequences might be - when they move to a new job location. Here are some answers. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Advance Child Tax Credit Payments Start This Month More than 36 million American families may be eligible to receive monthly Child Tax Credit payments starting July 15, 2021. Here's what families need to know. Thu, 01 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Tax avoidance vs tax evasion Lowering taxes at all costs Thu, 07 Nov 2019 09:00:00 -0600 Spotlighting New Business Start UP You have some decisions to make, let me help. Wed, 15 May 2019 09:00:00 -0500 Less than two weeks left! Do you need to file an extension? call me today. Fri, 05 Apr 2019 09:00:00 -0500 Annual Dirty Dozen Do you have a refund left unclaimed? Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:00:00 -0500 Self Employment Are you paying Self Employment Tax? Sun, 10 Mar 2019 10:00:00 -0500 Starting A New Business? 10 Step guide to starting a business Thu, 28 Feb 2019 09:00:00 -0600 Resolutions Don't wait to make changes for the better Thu, 27 Dec 2018 09:00:00 -0600 Tax changes, Bitcoin, Instagram IRS changes the tax law, invites Bitcoin, and starts Instagram Wed, 05 Dec 2018 09:00:00 -0600 Planing For The Rest of The Year Planning Deadlines For The Rest of The Year Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:00:00 -0500 Password security Ways to protect yourself against security threats Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:00:00 -0500 Being a business owner has challenges and rewards Being a small business owner has it's own challenges and rewards Sun, 06 May 2018 04:00:00 -0500 Tax Deadline and Extensions The tax deadline is April 17, 2018. If you haven't made an appointment with your tax professional to file, you should consider filing an extension. Sun, 08 Apr 2018 04:00:00 -0500 Renewed Benefits Benefits that were renewed as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act. Sun, 01 Apr 2018 04:00:00 -0500 2014 Tax Returns The deadline to submit your 2014 return and claim a refund is April 17, 2018 Sun, 25 Mar 2018 04:00:00 -0500 New and Missing Forms It's time to take action on missing forms. Sat, 24 Mar 2018 04:00:00 -0500 New IRS deductions The IRS has decided to include three new deductions. This changes returns that have already been filed. Sat, 03 Mar 2018 03:00:00 -0600 MAX OUT YOUR ITEMIZED DEDUCTIONS FOR 2017 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 Side business is still a business Side business needs to be treated as a business Sun, 17 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0600 Estimating your income on Marketplace Insurance Underestimating your income when choosing the Marketplace Insurance can cause you to owe taxes. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0600 Expenses recordkeeping Recordkeeping for business expenses Tue, 26 Sep 2017 04:00:00 -0500 Charitable donation deductions What can you deduct as charitable donations? Wed, 13 Sep 2017 04:00:00 -0500 Do It Yourself Tax Software Is the Do It Yourself tax software the best decision for you? Thu, 31 Aug 2017 04:00:00 -0500 Cash Flow start A Few Ideas on Cash Flow Sat, 12 Aug 2017 04:00:00 -0500 Summer work Summertime work can be taxable Tue, 18 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0500 What is next? What are the next steps that you need to take to meet your goals? 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