How the Budget Deal Will Change Medicare and Social Security
There's good news, but a popular claiming strategy will end.
6 tips for getting the biggest tax refund
Does your preparation for tax day start with a trip to the liquor store, or perhaps a one-way ticket to Costa Rica? Taxes are unpleasant, but drinking or fleeing the country is not the answer. Tackle your taxes head-on with solid preparation, and the experience may turn out to be more pleasant than you thought it would be. Here are a few tips to help you with your tax preparation and increase...
TaxProf Blog: The 100 Most Influential People in Tax and Accounting
I am honored to be included on the list of Accounting Today's 100 Most Influential People in Tax and Accounting for the ninth year in a row: Caron once stood out as one of the few serious tax bloggers out there; now that there are a lot more tax blogs...
Why Your Business Needs Bookkeeping
When you own a small business, it is imperative that you keep a good set of books that are consistently and contemporaneously updated. The tax man will not be satisfied with records that were thrown together at the end of a year.
Return-to-Work Accommodations and Modifications: What Employers Should Know
A return-to-work (RTW) program helps an employee who has suffered an extended illness or injury return to work as efficiently and safely as possible
Health savings accounts are a great back-door way to fund your retirement
Health savings accounts let you save for health-care expenses and retirement if you use them effectively. Are you spending or saving?
What Gene Wilder's Death Can Teach You About Estate Planning
Gene Wilder, who died Aug 29th at age 83 from complications due to Alzheimer’s disease, kept his illness hidden from most people for at least three years. Is this a common approach? What have you seen in your practice in how to deal with these issues? What are some “red flags” to be watchful of …
Transamerica New Age of Advice
Transamerica New Age of Advice is a website dedicated to helping financial professionals better serve their clients their clients in today's evolving landscape.
Here’s Why the Cancer Death Rate Has Plummeted
10 things real estate appraisers won’t tell you
The aftermath of the real estate bust has made life tougher for appraisers—and their customers are feeling the impact.