Tag Archives: Taxes
Feb 06 2017
All taxpayers, business owners, and tax preparers should be aware of identity theft scams by people pretending to be IRS representatives through phone calls, text messages, or email communications. Tax related identity theft occurs when someone uses your Social Security …
Feb 01 2017
It’s Tax Season, getting a jumpstart on your taxes and filing before the deadline is always a great feeling. While working on this year’s taxes, make sure you don’t miss or forget these common deductions.
Jan 23 2017
Monday January 23rd marks the beginning of the electronic tax return filing season which will continue until April 18th. You might be thinking, “April 18th? Isn’t the deadline always April 15th?” April 15th falls on a Saturday this year, and …
Jan 19 2016
The 2016 tax season begins on January 19, 2016. The IRS will begin accepting individual electronic returns that day. The filing deadline to submit 2015 tax returns is Monday, April 18, 2016 – rather than the traditional April 15 date. …
Feb 23 2015
Starting a business is no easy task. There are long hours and sleepless nights, but with all the hard work comes a sense of accomplishment when you follow your dreams! Here are some tips for those starting a business.
Feb 26 2014
If you are making a career move, getting ready to retire, or have already retired, you should consider consolidating your retirement assets into one place. Why roll your funds into one IRA? Contrary to your mother telling you to “not …
Feb 21 2014
Your home’s equity can be a great resource for making home improvements, purchasing a new or used vehicle, college tuition, vacation, paying unexpected bills, and more.
Feb 03 2014
Some of the most common errors in tax preparation are preventable. If you are filing your own taxes this year, avoid these errors and save yourself any hassles or delays in receiving your tax return. According to the IRS website, …
Jan 31 2014
We have now officially entered tax season. Below are a few helpful tips to keep in mind while preparing your 2013 taxes.
Jan 07 2014
During the 2013 legislative session, the Iowa legislature enacted a property tax reform bill to reduce property taxes on business and industry. Signed by Governor Terry Branstad in June 2013, this legislation included a Business Property Tax Credit which is …