Helpful advice for your business and personal life…

You may try to keep your personal life and your business life separate, but they’re bound to overlap, sometimes in surprising ways. Case in point: Two basic principles for managing your personal finances also apply to managing your business. Pay Yourself First Before you start d

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Tax Time…

As 2014 winds down, consider some of the following suggestions for saving on your taxes — both this year and in 2015. Pay Fourth Quarter Estimated State Taxes Early Taxpayers who itemize on their federal returns may deduct any state income taxes paid during 2014. Paying fourth quarter
Income Taxes

Time for an Income Tax Checkup

Midyear is a good time to review your income tax situation. You can make sure your estimated income tax payments are on track and look ahead to see if there are any tax-saving opportunities you can take advantage of before year-end. The Need To Estimate Income Taxes The IRS requires i

Tax Credit Opportunities

Tax deductions aren’t the only things to consider when looking for ways to reduce your 2013 tax bill. There are a number of tax credits that you may be able to claim. A tax credit reduces your tax liability dollar for dollar (and, in some instances, may be fully or partially “refundab