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Client Advisor Spring 2013 – IRS Introduces New Safe Harbor Home Office Deduction

Effective for tax years beginning in 2013, taxpayers can elect a simplified deduction for the business use of the taxpayer’s home. The deduction is $5 per square foot with a maximum square footage of 300. Thus, the maximum deduction is $1,500 per year. Here [...Read More]

Published: May 9th, 2013

Client Advisor Year End 2012 – Year-End Tax Planning Moves for Individuals

Uncertainty dominates year-end tax planning this year. Unless Congress acts, the Bush-era tax cuts will expire and bring higher tax rates and the loss of many deductions and credits starting in 2013. More individuals will be snared by the alternative minimum tax, which has [...Read More]

Published: January 7th, 2013

Client Advisor Fall 2012 – How the Health Care Law Will Impact Your Taxes

There has been a great deal of media coverage, mostly political, related to the US Supreme Court upholding the Affordable Care Act, also known as the Health Care Law. The intent of this article is to explain how the Affordable Care Act will [...Read More]

Published: October 22nd, 2012

Client Advisor Summer 2012: Read This before Tossing Old Tax Records

Now that you’ve completed your taxes for 2011, you are probably wondering what old records can be discarded. If you are like most taxpayers, you have records from years ago that you are afraid to throw away. To determine how to proceed, it is [...Read More]

Published: May 4th, 2012

Client Advisor Year End 2011: Business Benefits Abound This Year

There are an abundant number of provisions that provide tax relief to small businesses this year. Just so that you don’t overlook any of these benefits, or in case your business would like to position itself to take advantage of [...Read More]

Published: November 8th, 2011