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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


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The IRS is Handing Delinquent Taxpayers Over to Private Collection Agencies

Do you know what happens when a company hands an account over to a collection agency? It typically means that your account is really delinquent and that the collection agency will hound […] Read More


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Rapper Inspires Students to Get Out of Debt

Photo Credit:Flickr/kowarski I have to admit I’m not the biggest fan of rap music. I am, however, a fan of any young person making music to encourage peers to pay attention to […] Read More


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Protect Your Children from Identity Theft

With identity theft at epidemic proportions in the country, few adults think about protecting their children’s identity from being stolen. But it’s time to turn your attention to your young children with […] Read More


When A Good Taxpayer Runs Into A Naughty Tax Preparer

Sometimes you might wonder how regular folks get into IRS trouble. There are a multitude of reasons for this happening. It could be the result of job loss, illness or divorce among […] Read More


Current Tax News is Mixed Bag of Good, Bad and Ugly

If you’ve been hankering for some relevant tax related news that might help you this time of year, it’s been pretty dismal. All you’ve been hearing about is the hoopla surrounding the […] Read More


Resist the Urge to Do Your Own Taxes

I always find it amazing when I hear that so many people prepare and file their own tax returns. I mean, honestly, there are so many other things we can tinker with […] Read More


How to Avoid Uber-Trouble with the Tax Man

Once, uber was a prefix that meant better, larger or greater than. It prefaced words like cool and rich and expensive. Today, though, we are getting to know Uber as a really […] Read More


Snipes Fights IRS After Stint in Club Fed

I doubt there is a person on the planet that would opt for giving away a huge chunk of their hard-earned money to a government agency for taxes rather than keeping it […] Read More


Married with Millions? Look Into The New IRS “Portability” Tax Break.

If you’re looking for a smarter, more efficient way to pass on wealth to heirs, the IRS has created it. According to The Wall Street Journal, “The Internal Revenue Service recently released […] Read More