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  • Teamwork: Who is the accountant on your business team?
    Teamwork: Who is the accountant on your business team?
    For the participants in Calling All Female Entrepreneurs, we ask them before the class to repeat this mantra "I can not do this by myself!" Repeat "I can't do this by myself". We teach the Robert Kiyosaki, cash flow...
  • Obama and Sharpton
    Al Sharpton owes $4.5 million in taxes
    Al Sharpton, who has made headlines in recent days with his involvement with the Michael Brown case in Ferguson, is making new headlines. Actually, he is making the repeat of old headlines about himself with some new and troublesome details,...
  • Tax Planning
    Year-End Tax Tips
    The 2012 American Taxpayer Relief Act and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) established higher tax rates , phased out and eliminated deductions and exemptions at high income levels, which caused many of my clients to experience “sticker shock...
  • Estimate your tax refund
    How to estimate your IRS tax refund for 2014, 2015
    When it comes time to file your taxes you probably go into stress mode. However, if you are expecting to receive a tax refund it is a good idea to know how much money you can expect to receive.By using a tax refund estimator, you will have an...
  • Jonathan Gruber
    Jonathan Gruber admits 'mislabeling' in Obamacare to get rid of tax breaks
    In a sixth video, MIT economist Jonathan Gruber, one of the architects of Obamacare, admitted to subterfuge in an effort to get rid of tax credits for employer-based health insurance, CNN reported Friday. The "only way" they could get...
  • Figuring out the tax deductibility of your co-op maintenance payment
    Are you paying too much? Figure your co-op tax deduction in 6 easy steps
    If you've checked out any co-op listings in NYC, you've most-likely seen a note in the listing information something to the effect of "% tax deductible." Ever wondered what that means or how it's figured out? It's...
  • Offer in Compromise Acceptance
    IRS Offer in Compromise: Four Strategies to Get Your Offer Accepted
    An Offer in Compromise program is a great way to settle a tax debt with the IRS. However, the majority of taxpayers who sought a compromise either received a rejection or they end up paying too much money to the IRS. The article will discuss about...
  • KSTP poll suggests surprises
    KSTP poll suggests surprises
    If KSTP's polling is right, this story might indicate that Minnesota's pundits might've gotten this election wrong. Here's what's got everyone speculating:When it comes to making choices for political candidates on Election Day...
  • Tax Deduction for Health Insurance
    When to claim a tax deduction for health insurance
    June 28th is National Insurance Awareness Day, which provides Americans with a notice that they need to review their insurance coverage to make sure that it is meeting their requirements. This is true when it comes to health insurance because you...
  • Judge dismisses IRS lawsuit: Tax exempt scandal, case comes to an end
    Judge dismisses IRS lawsuit: Tax exempt scandal, True the Vote's claim is 'moot'
    A judge dismisses an IRS lawsuit filed by True the Vote on account of the IRS opting to sanction tax-exempt status for the organization in question. Although the governmental agency was being targeted over an ongoing tax exemption scandal, Judge...
  • NY Senate race down to wire.
    Race features State Senate's only farmer/business owner
    Meeting State Senator Cecilia F. Tkaczyk (D-Duanesburg) at a small business show in the Capital Region recently, this small business owner was impressed by her calm and poise. These qualities must have served her well in her nail-biter election in...
  • Government Health Program
    Government Healthcare Updates
    Premium credit is available for health insurance purchased on Federal ExchangeA government payment/premium credit is available for qualifying individuals who purchase health insurance on an exchange. The credit is payable in advance if the...
  • LP in 2014 Elections
    Libertarians marching toward 2014 election showdown
    The Libertarian Party of Texas has 135 candidates on ballots across Texas for the 2014 elections, far more than any other state. These two North Texas candidates and one activist are just a small part of the campaigners and the seldom seen people...
  • Bruce Rauner
    Bruce Rauner's tax returns reveal his extreme success and wealth
    Illinois Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner’s tax returns from last year have been made public by his campaign persons, according to the Chicago Tribune on Friday. The results of the disclosure reveal no surprises on top of what has...
  • Concerned with employee productivity?
    New book promotes productivity in the workplace with brain health
    David Mahoney was a smart businessman interested in the bottom line of his companies, which included Avis-Rent-A-Car, Hunt Wesson Foods, Good Humor, and many others. Capital Region businessmen would want his savvy and curiosity: What causes...