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The “Other” April 15 Deadlines

As you are probably aware, April 15, 2014, is the deadline for filing your 2013 federal income tax return. If you are not ready to file by then, you can obtain an automatic six-month extension until October 15 by filing IRS Form 4868 by April 15. Keep in mind that...

Underused Deductions for Business Owners

As the year begins, business owners should intensify their efforts to use every available tax deduction. Documentation is crucial, so keeping all relevant receipts will help. You also should maintain a log, explaining why certain items are business related and thus...

Five Years Later, Tax Lessons Learned

Five years ago, as the year 2009 dawned, investors weren’t celebrating. The broad stock market had crashed, many other asset classes had fallen as well, and pessimism had spread throughout the world. As 2014 begins, investors’ spirits are brighter. Major stock market...