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  • Tax calendar

    October 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 289

    Abstract: This calendar notes important tax deadlines for the fourth quarter of 2021.

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  • State taxes impact business sales, too

    October 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 299

    Abstract: Business owners sometimes decide to put their companies on the market. When doing so, they may focus on the federal tax implications of a sale. But there will be state tax implications, too. This brief article touches on some key issues regarding state taxes.

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  • Don’t get blown away by a windfall

    October 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 348

    Abstract: Receiving a sudden and sizable influx of cash may seem like a dream come true. It can be, but many people get blown away by a windfall and end up in worse financial shape. This article suggests some common-sense tips on creating a sensible, long-term plan.

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  • The deductibility of medical expenses

    October 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 385

    Abstract: Individual taxpayers may be able to claim medical expense deductions on their tax returns. However, the rules can be challenging, and it can be difficult to qualify. This article offers up five points to keep in mind about the deductibility of medical expenses.

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  • Being prepared for an IRS audit

    October 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 544

    Abstract: The IRS recently announced it intends to hire thousands of new employees as part of a tax-enforcement push, which could mean an uptick in audits sometime soon. The best way to survive an IRS audit is to prepare for one in advance. This article discusses what might trigger an audit, how taxpayers are likely be contacted and who can help.

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  • Safeguarding your critical documents

    September 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 229

    Abstract: Every adult has a variety of critical documents that should be protected. This brief article discusses the importance of having a dependable safe or bank safe deposit box in which to store key documents and even cash in case of a major disaster.

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  • Energize tax savings with an EV credit

    September 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 388

    Abstract: Electric vehicles (EVs) are increasing in popularity all the time, and more of them are qualifying for a federal tax credit. For example, the IRS added three more eligible models in July. This article discusses the definition of EVs for tax purposes as well as other important points about the credit.

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  • Which business website costs are deductible?

    September 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 488

    Abstract: Every business needs a website, but it’s not always easy to determine which costs of running one are deductible. Fortunately, there are guidelines and even IRS guidance to follow. This article discusses both the hardware and software costs associated with a website.

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  • The current state of estate planning

    September 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 571

    Abstract: Because of the current estate tax exemption amount ($11.7 million in 2021), many estates no longer need to be concerned with federal estate tax. As a result, more energy can be devoted to other aspects of estate planning. This article looks at important issues to still consider.

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  • Compiling a marital balance sheet in divorce

    August 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 296

    Abstract: Divorce is a difficult process for almost everyone. That’s why being clear and organized can help facilitate the process. This brief article discusses how the first step is generally to compile a marital balance sheet and what that involves.

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  • Stress testing your investment portfolio

    August 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 380

    Abstract: Many banks conduct regular “stress” tests to predict the impact of adverse external events. Essentially, stress testing is the ultimate “what if” analysis. This article discusses how investors can perform stress tests on their portfolios to assess and mitigate risk.

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  • 5 key points about bonus depreciation

    August 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 498

    Abstract: Like most business owners, you’ve probably heard about 100% bonus depreciation. It’s available for a wide range of qualifying asset purchases. But there are many important details to keep straight. This article presents five key points about this powerful tax-saving tool.

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  • Know the nuances of the nanny tax

    August 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 558

    Abstract: During the pandemic, many families have hired household workers. For any household worker who isn’t an independent contractor, “nanny tax” obligations may apply. This article explores the details of withholding, reporting and paying a household worker. A sidebar looks at the federal unemployment tax.

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  • Tax calendar

    July 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 202

    Abstract: This calendar notes important tax deadlines for the third quarter of 2021.

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  • A tax quirk of being a business partner

    July 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 340

    Abstract: In any given year, a partner in a business may be taxed on more partnership income than he or she received in distributions. As this brief article explains, this quirk of taxation lies in the way partnerships and partners are taxed.

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  • Are scholarships taxable?

    July 2021
    Newsletter: Tax & Business Alert

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    Word count: 389

    Abstract: If your child has been awarded a scholarship for college or another type of school, it’s certainly cause for celebration. But parents need to be aware of the potential tax implications. This article explains whether or not scholarships are taxable.

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