Is Hiring a CPA Worth it? 5 Tips for Getting Your Money’s Worth
Often when people find out I’m a tax accountant, I get asked, “How much does a CPA cost?” It’s like me asking “How much does a home cost?” We all understand that a 1,000 square-foot home in Kansas has a different cost than a 1,000 square-foot penthouse condo in New...
Missed the Tax Return Deadline? Here's What to Do
What Aspiring Accountants Need to Know
The five keys to kick-starting new careers they don't teach in college. By Steven Sacks Neithetechnology nor accounting are the most important factors.
How the Ballpoint Pen Killed Cursive
Thicker ink meant it didn't smudge as easily as its predecessor, the fountain pen—but it also made writing by hand more physically demanding.
10 arrested outside Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma
About 160 people had gathered in front of the detention center to protest immigration-enforcement policies.
What's worse? A bad haircut or a bad tax return
Here's something to ponder: All 50 states regulate hair dressers, but only four — California, Oregon, Maryland and New York — regulate tax preparers.“The consequences of a bad tax return are much more serious than a bad haircut,” said Chi Chi Wu, staff attorney at the National Consumer Law Center (NCLC).Your tax return is probably the single most important financial document in your life.
How to ask for a tax extension
Every citizen is eligible for an automatic extension on their taxes
5 Year-End Tax Preparation Tips That Will Make Your Accountant Happy
Paying taxes is a joyless duty but there are ways to make the process less painful.
What Your Divorce Attorney Won't Tell You About Marital Debt
What is the estate or inheritance tax?
When planning an estate or inheriting assets there are many legal issues with which an individual must contend. Those who are ... Inheritances