Feb. 2019

Deductions Personal exemption deductions for yourself, your spouse, or your dependents have been eliminated beginning after December 31, 2017, and before January 1, 2026. For 2018, the standard deduction amount has nearly doubled for all filers. Withholding Due to the...

Jan. 2019

Tax reform affects if and how taxpayers itemize their deductions Tax reform that affects both individuals and businesses was enacted in December 2017. It’s commonly referred to as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, TCJA or simply tax reform. In addition to nearly doubling...

Dec. 2018

There are steps you can take now to make sure your tax filing experience goes smoothly next year. Taking these steps will also help you avoid surprises when you file next year. Check withholding – do a Paycheck Checkup soon Since employees typically only have one or...

Nov. 2018

The different filing statuses Taxpayers don’t typically think about their filing status until they file their taxes. However, a taxpayer’s status could change during the year, so it’s always a good time for a taxpayer to learn about the different filing statuses...

Oct. 2018

New Tax Law If you’re wondering how you’re affected, not to worry, we have your back. I’m doing all the work to make sure to be up to date and that you can use me to file your taxes with complete confidence. That said, many folks are wondering what’s in the bill and...

Sep. 2018

Education Credits Taxpayers who pay for higher education can see tax savings when they file their tax returns. If taxpayers, their spouses or their dependents take post-high school coursework, they may be eligible for a tax benefit. There are two credits available to...