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December 2013

IRS Sends Possible Income Under-Reporting Notices

Posted on December 30, 2013

Form 1099-K is a new information return sent to businesses by "payment settlement entities" reporting the amount of credit card…

Tax Strategies For Charitable Giving

Posted on December 27, 2013

Now that the holiday season has arrived, you might decide to step up your charitable donations to boost your deductions for 2013.…

Are Disability Benefits Taxable?

Posted on December 26, 2013

Have you decided to include disability insurance as part of your financial plan? If so, the next decision is how to pay the…

Higher Income Taxpayers Brace For Higher Tax Bill With 2013 Returns

Posted on December 24, 2013

Many higher-income taxpayers will be in for a big surprise when they finally tally up their 2013 tax bill before April 15th. The…

Last Minute Tax Planning For 2013

Posted on December 23, 2013

There's not much time left for you to make beneficial tax moves for 2013. Consider these possibilities. * Maximize retirement plan…

Vehicle Donations

Posted on December 18, 2013

If you want to claim a deduction for donating your vehicle, you first need to make sure that your donation is made to a qualified…

2014 Standard Mileage Rates

Posted on December 11, 2013

The IRS has released the standard mileage rates for 2014.  Beginning on January 1, 2014 mileage rates are as follows: 56 cents…

403(b) Plans

Posted on December 04, 2013

Similar to 401(k) plans, 403(b) plans are defined contribution retirement plans.  The difference in names simply refers to the…

2014 Standard Mileage Rates

Posted on December 02, 2013

Taxpayers who use their automobiles for business or the production of income can deduct their actual expenses for use of an…

Year-End Developments Impact 2014 Filing Season

Posted on December 01, 2013

Tax season is scheduled to begin shortly and, as in past years, there are some possible glitches to be mindful of.…

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