Tax Advantages of being a home owner

Tax Advantages of being a home owner

  When you own a home you are able to deduct a lot of home related expenses if you itemize your deductions. That means that you will have to file…

What Is A Bitcoin?

What Is A Bitcoin?

A Bitcoin is a form of digital currency that is not controlled by the government or any other entity. It was invented in 2009 by an entity or person operating…

5 Important Tips For 2014 Tax Planning

5 Important Tips For 2014 Tax Planning

Your new goal for 2014 should be to gain a higher level of understanding about your income taxes, plan for your tax liability and get organized. This will make tax…

Self Employment Income Needs To Be Turned Into Pension Plan

Self Employment Income Needs To Be Turned Into Pension Plan

For people who are self employed, had a great year and want to save for retirement, it is advised that they start a defined benefit plan by the end of…

Strategies To Reduce The Net Investment Income Tax

Strategies To Reduce The Net Investment Income Tax

The goal of planning  net investment income tax (NIIT) is to manage the adjusted gross income and net investment in order to reduce the total amount subject to federal tax….

Tax Provisions That Expire In 2013

Tax Provisions That Expire In 2013

There are many tax provisions that are scheduled to expire at the end of 2013. You should consider taking advantage of these provisions while they exist. Tax Breaks For Individuals…

Education Tax Deductions and Credits Can Help Save You Money

Education Tax Deductions and Credits Can Help Save You Money

The cost of college is always increasing; however, there is some relief with education tax deductions and credits. Qualified education expenses may be deducted for your dependents, yourself or your…

Alternative Minimum Tax | Tax Planning

Alternative Minimum Tax | Tax Planning

The purpose of the alternative minimum tax (AMT) is to help keep the wealthy from using tax loopholes in order to avoid having to pay taxes. It was designed to…

Where did your tax dollars go ? Calculate Now

Where did your tax dollars go ? Calculate Now

Where did my tax dollars go ? During the tax time of the year, this thought might cross your mind.  Use this graphic (published by wheredidmytaxdollarsgo.com) to see how your…