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Is Your Estate Plan Up-to-Date?

Whether you are ultra-rich or just have some wealth and important assets worth protecting, you need an estate plan. Too many people and their families fall victim to poor estate planning each and every year. You want to make sure… Read Now >>

How to Defer Capital Gains Taxes on Investment Property Sales

October 12, 2022
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If you recently sold commercial property or a rental property—or if you are planning to sell in the near future—you will want to minimize your capital gains taxes. There are a couple ways to avoid paying these taxes immediately: Defer… Read Now >>

The 10 Best Sources of Tax-Free Income

October 5, 2022
Real Estate Investment - Tax-Free Income concept

Tax-free income? It almost sounds too good to be true. However, there are numerous sources of tax-free income if you really study the Internal Revenue Code. Here are some of the best ways of generating income that is essentially tax-free… Read Now >>

The Benefits of Investing in Series I Bonds During Inflation

September 28, 2022
Financial growth chart, Series I bond concept

There are obviously a lot of drawbacks with inflation. It can be a tough time for investors when expenses go up and the value of the dollar essentially goes down. One method the U.S. Treasury Department is battling inflation is… Read Now >>

Does Your State Offer a PTE Tax Election?

September 21, 2022
PTE tax election concept. People sitting on stacks of coins

Recently, we posted an article about pass-through entity (PTE) taxes and how you can use your business entity structure to maximize tax deductions and minimize your business and personal income tax liabilities. Click here to read the full article. States… Read Now >>

Should You Consider a Spousal IRA?

September 14, 2022
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Whether you’ve joined the Great Resignation or are just a stay-at-home spouse with no tax-defined income, you can still set up and contribute to a retirement account. Traditional and Roth IRAs offer excellent tax-advantaged savings opportunities as you prepare for… Read Now >>

Understanding Your State’s PTE Tax Rules

September 7, 2022
Binoculars, pass-through entity metaphor for PTE tax laws

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) brought many significant tax law changes. Some were very beneficial to certain individuals and business owners. Other new tax rules were a bit more controversial. Perhaps the least popular change brought by the… Read Now >>

The Four Forces of Cash Flow for a Business Owner

August 24, 2022
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One of the best books that business owners should read is “Simple Numbers, Straight Talk, Big Profits!” by Greg Crabtree, CPA. In the book, he outlines the Four Forces of Cash Flow. This is a great cash flow model that… Read Now >>

A Tax-Deductible Cruise to Mexico for a Business Meeting?

August 17, 2022
Cruise ship for travel to Mexico for business meeting

If you are doing business in Mexico or planning a business meeting down there, one creative method of transportation is taking a cruise. It can be a fun and relaxing way to make your way down south while also offering… Read Now >>

Considering Self-Employment? Here’s What You Need to Know.

August 10, 2022
Woman in home office - self-employment concept

Are you considering becoming self-employed and taking control of your own destiny? It can offer a great sense of freedom and financial potential if you have a strong foundation for your business. However, there are tax implications you need to… Read Now >>

Cut Employment Taxes with an S-Corp

August 3, 2022
Self-employed businessperson saving on federal business taxes with S-Corp

If you are self-employed and finding yourself paying higher taxes, you may be able to save some significant cash by switching your business structure to an S-Corporation. You are likely currently reporting your business on Schedule C of your Form… Read Now >>