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IRS Offers Rainbow After Storm

Hurricane Sandy has undoubtedly wreaked havoc on the eastern shore of the United States. While my New York family generally fared well in the storm, hundreds of thousands of folks have been displaced, are still without power or are sorting … Continue reading

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Taking the fun out of fundraising – Booster Club Fundraising

Friday night lights, football uniforms, cheerleaders, marching bands, nachos with bright yellow cheese served by Booster Club parents. All signs that fall has arrived in Texas. But the summer is when the action begins. The stadium needs a new scoreboard; … Continue reading

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Get a piece of the pie

If you own a small business or manage a small nonprofit, you should be excited about the small business health care tax credit available for 2010 tax returns. This credit is available to small business employers that provide health care … Continue reading

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One step at a time

I recently attended a cooking demonstration where the menu was remarkable – 72-hr braised short ribs with pickled papaya sauce served over creamed parsnips. The chef was completely in control despite the fact he had several things cooking at once. … Continue reading

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Payroll taxes must be paid first!

Money is tight. You’ve got to make a decision about which bills to pay. Not an uncommon scenario in this economy. For a business, these bills include payroll taxes due. For goodness sake, put these on top of the pile. … Continue reading

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What’s the deal?

Have you ever loaned a friend or family member money for a business venture … did you ever get the money back…can you take a loss on your tax return? Well, the Tax Court reminded us in D.D. Hultquist, TC … Continue reading

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I Got a Raise!

Last week, I opened my first paycheck of the new year and was grateful to see that I had gotten a raise. Even better, it was a raise that didn’t cost my employer anything. Even better yet, all my friends … Continue reading

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