Reminder: First Quarter Estimated Taxes Now Due

If you have not already done so, now is the time to review your tax situation and make a 2019 estimated quarterly tax payment using Form 1040-ES. The first quarter due date is now here. First-quarter due date: Monday, April 15, 2019  Remember, you are required to...

This Will Make You Love the Income Tax . . .

An Income Tax on “Potential Earnings” We Americans have fought with our internal revenue code since 1913. But slicing and dicing income, deductions, and a dizzying array of business and personal credits is hardly the only way that Uncle Sam could raise the...

Free App Avoids 100% of This Tax

A Way Around the Soda Tax! Traffic apps have revolutionized how many of us get from Point A to Point B. They started with in-dash navigation systems that needed updates every time a new subdivision or interchange appeared. Then they migrated to the phone with Google...

Romantic Tax Collectors Love Valentine’s Day, Too

Valentine’s Day Great for Taxes It’s February, and love is in the air. Restaurants are advertising intimate Valentine’s Day specials for two. Florists are rolling out the red carpet. And in the greeting card racks across the country, Hallmark’s...

2018 Tax Outlook: Big Changes in Place!

2018 Tax Cuts You Won’t Want to Miss If you blinked, you might have missed it! Late last year, Washington passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 — the biggest tax overhaul in 31 years. It was so long ago that Ronald Reagan was still in the White House....