July 14, 2014
“The only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin.” — Mark Twain
If you’re like most people, you do not enjoy filing taxes. You...
March 28, 2014
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Over the years many clients have asked me, most of them jokingly, if they can deduct the costs of keeping their dog or cat. One would think the obvious answer is no (...
March 25, 2014
An actor emailed me to ask if he could deduct his gym membership as a business expense, since staying in shape leads to more roles.
The same question could have been asked by one of my police or firefighter clients.
March 21, 2014
Do you know the first thing about free online e-filing?
If not, you will want to collect some information before your next tax...
March 19, 2014
Did you receive your tax refund this year? Did you neglect to send a tax return, thinking your income was too low?
You might have a stack of cash waiting for you.
March 12, 2014
Do you expect to get a Federal tax refund this year? There are several things that the IRS wants you, the taxpayer, to know about 2013 tax refunds.What’s New?
According to their website, “The IRS issues more than 9 out of 10 refunds in...
March 7, 2014
There are many reasons why you may need to obtain a copy of a past tax return. Perhaps you simply lost your copy or there is a pressing...
February 28, 2014
There are several different types of Federal individual income tax returns. You must use the...
February 6, 2014
Spring has arrived and April 15 will be here before we know it, but many of us won’t be ready to file our tax returns in less than a month.
Thankfully, the IRS allows taxpayers to request an extension of time to file, as long as the...
January 31, 2014
Income tax filing can be a dreaded event for some taxpayers, but if you are expecting a tax refund, it’s a good idea to know how much you could be getting back....