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  • March 7, 2013

    Yes, if you play it right. Some 4.6 million small businesses are based at home, according to the Small Business Administration, yet only about 3.4 million of these taxpayers are writing off their costs. Some of you are leaving money on the table...

  • February 20, 2013

    Most people know that April 15th is the tax deadline. Fortunately, most people file their taxes in a timely manner. However, a lot of people don't and may not initially realize that they may incur IRS penalties for filing or paying their taxes...

  • February 12, 2013

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Pew Research calls it the “Lost Decade Of the Middle Class.”

    “Since 2000, the middle class has shrunk in size, fallen backward in income and wealth and shed...

  • February 10, 2013

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Did you forget to say happy birthday to income taxes? Feb. 3 was the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 16th Amendment...

  • February 7, 2013

    So glad you asked! Published tax rates are confusing, and cause many people to think they are paying more in taxes than they really are.

    Your “marginal tax rate” is generally the same as your...

  • January 23, 2013

    Moving to a new home involves a lot of planning and work, and it can be costly as well. If you are moving because you got a new job, or your current job changed...