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A New Scam Just In Time For The Holidays

Just in time for the holiday season it looks like the criminal minds have come up with a brand new way to scare people out of their hard-earned money. I have to […] Read More


Hurricane Irma

Rebuilding Tax Records After The Storm(s)

National Guard Photo by David Sterphone/Public Domain For those of us in the mainland U.S. affected by hurricanes Harvey and Irma, we got punched hard. First Texas, then Florida. Many people in […] Read More


disaster victims

Be Sure You’re Helping Disaster Victims Not Scammers

Photo by: Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Lally/Public Domain Criminals take advantage of the compassionate at every opportunity. Tragedy is no exception. Anyone with a heart wants to help those in Texas, […] Read More


tax fraud

Tax Time Made Dad Go Bad

As a tax attorney I hear stories and come across news in professional journals that the majority of people never hear or see. And, trust me, many of the stories are difficult […] Read More


IRS Audit

The Dreaded IRS Audit Letter Arrived

It’s not that you were expecting it, but the fact is, it has happened. The IRS sent you a letter saying your taxes are being audited. Now what will you do? An […] Read More


wedding

The Tax Consequences of Tying The Knot

June is typically one of the most popular months for couples to tie the knot. If you are getting married this month, I hope you have already considered the tax consequences associated […] Read More


United Airlines

Will The IRS Really Tax Public Humiliation

Photo Credit: © Raimond Spekking / CC BY-SA 4.0 (via Wikimedia Commons)   If you didn’t hear about the doctor who was pulled off a United Airlines airplane and made to give up the seat […] Read More


dark web

Your Tax Return Info Could Be For Sale on The Dark Web

Most ordinary folks don’t spend much time thinking about what’s going on in the underworld known as the dark web. In fact, most people are probably completely unaware of the existence of […] Read More


refund

Is The IRS Waiting For You to Claim a Refund?

Every U.S. citizen meeting the minimum filing requirements is required to file a tax return. If you don’t file and you owe the IRS you could end up in big trouble, facing […] Read More


identity theft

Identity Theft on Steroids

Protecting your identity and preventing scammers from getting your valuable information is no longer simply your individual responsibility. Your identity can now be stolen through the company you work for and there’s […] Read More