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TAX SEASON, IS HERE, LET’S REVIEW THE MOST IMPORTANT CHANGES

1. Do you own or use any virtual currency? Virtual or digital currency, such as bitcoin, has been around for a few years. What is new is where the IRS states that this convertible currency should be treated as property … Continue reading

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A THING OR TWO TO KNOW TO IMPROVE YOUR FINANCIAL HEALTH

1.   Checking fee: Find out if you meet the criteria for free checking, otherwise find online banks and community banks they still offer free checking without all the requirements to qualify.  A thing to remember is that online banks pay higher … Continue reading

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Ten Facts about Adoption-Related Tax Savings

Adoption can create new families or expand existing ones. The expenses of adopting a child may also lower your federal tax. If you recently adopted or attempted to adopt a child, you may be eligible for a tax credit. You … Continue reading

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Taxpayer Guide to Identity Theft

We know identity theft is a frustrating process for victims. We take this issue very seriously and so should you. What is identity theft? Identity theft occurs when someone uses your personal information such as your name, Social Security number (SSN) … Continue reading

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8 Tips to Save You Money in the 2012 Tax Season

Worried all tax saving options have been exhausted once the clock struck midnight on New Year’s Eve?  Yes, most money-saving options to defer income or claim deductions become a great deal more limited after December 31, there is still a … Continue reading

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Financial Health for Your Business

Everyone remembers their own personal health, but many Business Owners forget that their Business also needs to stay fit and healthy.  Check ups and lots of attention will help foster a strong and Financially Healthy Business.  Check out these tips … Continue reading

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Disaster Relief & Your Taxes

NEW YORK — Victims of Hurricane Irene that began on Aug. 26, 2011 in parts of New York may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service. The President has declared the following counties a federal disaster area: Albany, … Continue reading

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Disaster Preparedness Part 2: Planning and Practical Tips to Safeguard Your Business

Unpredictable by nature, disasters (natural or man-made) can happen anywhere at any time, and often with little to no warning. Planning, Planning and Planning is crucial to ensure that your business can get back to normal operation in as little … Continue reading

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Disaster Preparedness & Your Finances

Here are some tips to keep in mind and prepare before a disaster happens, so you can safeguard your loved ones and your assets: Create a Backup Set of Records Electronically Keep a set of backup records in a safe … Continue reading

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Collecting on a Client Invoice

Oftentimes the best way to make sure your customers pay for the services or products you offer through your small business is to have them pay up front. This means you have the money in hand before you begin any … Continue reading

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