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Archive for March 2016

Last-Minute Moves That Can Lower Your Tax Bill

Last Minute Moves to Lower Your Tax Bill by Dana McGuffin CPA

Only one month to go until tax filing day! That means you still have time to trim your 2015 tax bill. Here are last-minute moves to consider and deductions to remember. Maximize your 2015 IRA contribution. You have until April 18 (or April 19 if you live in Maine or Massachusetts) to make deductible 2015…

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Tax News – 2016 Tax Changes to Note

2016 Tax Changes

2016 tax changes you need to know about: Effective beginning with 2016 taxable years, the de minimis tangible property safe harbor has increased to $2,500 per invoice or item. The change affects regulations issued in 2013 that clarified when your business could expense tangible real and personal business property. Previously, the de minimis safe harbor…

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Improve Your Financial Well-Being With an Annual Review

Take Stock of Your Financial Well-Being

You’re slogging through paperwork, gathering and organizing information to prepare your tax return. Take heart – you can make your hard work do double duty by using those same records to improve your financial well-being. Here are suggestions to get you started. Write down your financial goals. How much money will you need to meet…

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