- March 11th, 2015
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With its well-manufactured lawns, Long Island is a hotbed for landscapers. This time of year, the challenge for landscapers is not keeping lawns green but instead maximizing income tax returns. That’s why we’re here to offer small business tips for landscapers to use when filing tax returns.
- February 25th, 2015
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Deductions are a popular discussion during tax season, and it’s not hard to see why. Everyone loves saving money. Unfortunately, understanding which deductions you qualify for and how to appropriately file for those deductions can be confusing, if you have a limited understanding of taxes and deductions. Still, we don’t…
- February 20th, 2015
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Nobody likes interest. It’s existed for thousands of years and some of the most powerful figures in our history have had to take out a loan… even a Pope (see Pope Sixtus IV). This may just be conjecture, but we’re guessing they did not particularly enjoy paying those loans back…
- February 6th, 2015
- Comments Off on Tax Scams – Examining the IRS’s Dirty Dozen
The original Dirty Dozen was one of MGM’s biggest moneymakers in the 1960’s. It told the story of twelve morally compromised men who were given a brutal shot at redemption in the bloodiest of wars. That’s Hollywood’s Dirty Dozen. The IRS’s dirty dozen has an equally reprehensible reputation (without…
- December 1st, 2014
- Comments Off on 5 Tax Saving Tips for the Holidays
The holiday season is always a great time of year to be charitable, but you don’t need to send yourself to the poor house in the process. There are many ways to make the most of what you already have, and turn what you don’t need into a charitable donation….