Combating Identity Theft And Tax Fraud

As tax season rolls around it is extremely important to secure your customer’s personal identifying information in order to protect them from identity theft. Identity theft, especially when it relates to filing your taxes, can be crippling for a person’s…

How To Fill Out Tax Forms To Get The Best Deductions

F.J. Raymond is credited with saying, “Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is quite as satisfying as an income tax refund.” While this may be a bit of an exaggeration it is true that a large tax refund…

Common Factors That Increase Property Taxes

While homeowners can expect to pay property taxes each and every year, they don’t always notice how much they are paying. Unlike a sales tax, property taxes are very complicated and often differ from town to town. Each local government…

What Happens To Taxes And Insurance In 2014?

What Happens To Taxes And Insurance In 2014? As President Barack Obama enters his last two years of presidency, many Americans are wondering what kinds of new taxation and insurance changes to expect for the future. Throughout the next year,…

7 U.S. States With No Income Taxes

When it comes to income tax, it is no mystery that there are large variances state by state. In fact, there are some states that have no income tax liability. Many of these states pick up the difference with changes…

How the Super Rich Avoid Paying Taxes

We’ve all heard tell of billionaires who can’t be bothered to pay taxes. Yet, how are they able to accomplish such a thing? The top earners in America simply hire the best tax lawyers, who understand which tax loopholes are…

If Income Taxes Increase, Will Rich People Leave the USA?

Ever since this country was founded, Americans have hated paying taxes. So it should come as no surprise then that many rich American citizens are considering leaving the country and renounce their citizenship to avoid paying those taxes. The Abroad…

Taxes and Bankruptcy: What You Need to Know

There are so many intricacies in bankruptcy law that is can be very overwhelming, especially considering that getting to the point of having to file for bankruptcy is overwhelming in itself.  Often what affects what and how can get lost…

Claiming a Home Office on You Taxes

A home office can be one of the best tax deductions for professionals that choose to work at home. Unfortunately, a home office tax deduction is also one of the biggest red flags for an IRS audit. To avoid tipping…

5 Top Tips to Avoid a Tax Audit

We all know taxes are a necessary part of our lifestyles. We need schools, emergency services and government. What we really don’t need as small and medium business owners is a comprehensive tax audit. Tax audits are a very lengthy…