1.||Florida Property Tax News: Property Tax Reform Committee Proceedings by Daniel A. Weiss|
Very much in the news these days are the public meetings of the Florida Property Tax Reform Committee. The Committee was appointed by Governor Jeb Bush. The Committee is holding hearings around the state, seeking public input.
Eight meetings are ...
[Added: 12 Apr 2007 Hits: 1034 Words: 605]
2.||Easy bookkeeping, accounts, tax for small businesses by John Harriyott|
As soon as you start in business, tax and accounts rear their head. Bookkeeping and accounts for small businesses has always been a time consuming chore. Fortunately I have at last found a way round it.
[Added: 15 Feb 2007 Hits: 880 Words: 483]
3.||March 1st is Florida's Filing Deadline For Agricultural Classification and Charitable, Religious and Educational Exemptions! by Daniel A. Weiss|
March 1 is the annual filing deadline for property tax exemption in Florida. This includes not only the homestead exemption, but also charitable, religious, educational scientific and literary exemptions, as well as agricultural classification.
Here are a few FAQs related to Florida's valuable exemptions and ...
[Added: 09 Feb 2007 Hits: 855 Words: 674]
4.||Tax preparation: Should You File Or Pay A Professional? by Kenneth L Myers|
You do not have to be a professional to do your taxes however if you have a complicated income structure or are just not quite sure, there are services to help you prepare taxes for yourself or your business. Like ...
[Added: 02 Feb 2007 Hits: 843 Words: 393]
5.||Tax return online is a hassle free way of calculating taxes by Michelle Barkley|
You may have spent many sleepless nights worrying about your tax return calculation, but this is a thing of the past now. You can rest easy because tax return online has come up with a solution that will surely ease off this pressure. Tax return online is a simple means ...
[Added: 25 Jan 2007 Hits: 821 Words: 490]
6.||Filing Your Tax Return. by Kenneth L Myers|
We all work so hard for our money that the thought of parting ways often makes us restless, yet everyone knows that our government was designed to function with our tax paying dollars. Many of us out there feel as though the only thing you can count on is ...
[Added: 14 Jan 2007 Hits: 832 Words: 664]
7.||Tax Return Forms by Lukas Wade|
According to federal laws governing taxation, any person, receiving an income in one form or the other, need to pay income taxes to the government annually. But, the job of preparing tax returns, the calculations and the many tax forms involved, constitute one of the harrowing ...
[Added: 03 Jan 2007 Hits: 814 Words: 727]
8.||Tax return online can ease your tax calculation work by Michelle Barkley|
Paying taxes has always been a bothersome and time consuming work, and many people in fact dread doing this calculation in the tax paying season. Filing taxes have become so easier these days that you simply do not ...
[Added: 31 Dec 2006 Hits: 934 Words: 489]
9.||Saving For Retirement: Make the Maximum Contribution to Your Retirement Plan & Retire Secure by James Lange|
Many people—perhaps you—feel they cannot afford to save for retirement. The truth is you may very well be able to afford to save, but you don't realize it. That's right. I am going to present a rationale to persuade you to contribute more than you think you can ...
[Added: 04 Nov 2006 Hits: 794 Words: 795]
10.||IRA & Retirement Planning Mistakes: Don't Fall Victim to Bad IRA and Retirement Plan Advice by James Lange|
Clint Eastwood playing "Dirty Harry" warns, "A man's got to know his limitations." This advice is particularly appropriate for financial planners and advisors who are giving advice beyond their expertise. Though I am biased because I have over 27 years of technical expertise in the IRA ...
[Added: 04 Nov 2006 Hits: 840 Words: 745]
11.||Tax Return Online Helps You Calculate Your Tax Returns Promptly by Michelle Barkley|
Preparing taxes can be quiet difficult for you, if you do not have a proper knowledge about calculation of taxes. Everyone wants to pay their taxes in time during the tax paying season in America. There are two ways of going ...
[Added: 30 Oct 2006 Hits: 789 Words: 430]
12.||Can I avoid sales tax on my aircraft by registering it in a Delaware Corporation? by Thomas A. Alston|
Many people believe that they can set up an LLC in Delaware or any other location outside California in order to avoid sales or use tax in California. The state where the LLC or corporation is registered has nothing to do with legally avoiding tax in California. ...
[Added: 25 Oct 2006 Hits: 825 Words: 387]
13.||Important Tax Lien Tips For Your Investments by Dalvin Rumsey|
Tax liens are said to be a good investment, but what is that makes them so profitable? To answer this question, you have to get a bit familiar with the basics of tax liens. In the following lines, I shall try to ...
[Added: 24 Oct 2006 Hits: 763 Words: 407]
14.||Tax Return Outsourcing Will Give You Peace of Mind! by Michelle Barkley|
Tax return is the official entry related to the financial expenses of an individual or a company in a given financial year. Any individual who has an income is supposed to pay taxes annually to the government. The amount that a ...
[Added: 12 Oct 2006 Hits: 889 Words: 499]
15.||IRS Sets Telephone Tax Refund Amounts by Richard A. Chapo|
In a recent decision, a federal court overturned a telephone tax that has been charged for years. Given the result, the IRS has decided to issue refunds for past collected taxes.
IRS Sets Telephone Tax Refund ...
[Added: 09 Sep 2006 Hits: 798 Words: 453]
16.||IRS Fast Track Settlement Program For Businesses by Richard A. Chapo|
The tax code is insanely complex. If you are a business having a dispute with the IRS, the fast track settlement program may present you with an option for resolving it quickly.
IRS Fast Track Settlement Program For Businesses
Whether an audit or ...
[Added: 09 Sep 2006 Hits: 766 Words: 389]
17.||Saving for Retirement: Compound and Grow Your Employer Matching Retirement Plan by James Lange|
If your employer offers a matching contribution to your retirement plan, the cardinal rule is: contribute whatever the employer is willing to match—even if it is only a percentage of your contribution and not a dollar for dollar ...
[Added: 04 Aug 2006 Hits: 901 Words: 357]
18.||Income Tax Burdens For the Non-Spouse Beneficiary: Perils of Failing to Roll a 401k into an IRA by James Lange|
Have you heard about a "stretch IRA" and wondered if it was some special kind of IRA? Well, it isn't. In the simplest terms, a stretch IRA is an IRA that has a beneficiary designation that provides for the possibility of maintaining ...
[Added: 04 Aug 2006 Hits: 834 Words: 460]
19.||Meet Deadlines and Earn Profit via Tax Preparation Outsourcing by Michelle Barkley|
Tax preparation is the information given out by an individual or an organization to a government body declaring all liabilities for taxation. Everyone wants to pay their taxes in time and be free of the tax liability as soon as it is possible. ...
[Added: 03 Jul 2006 Hits: 808 Words: 521]
20.||Tax Advice: Middle Class Tax Shelters Everyone Can Use, Many Don't by National Association of Responsible Lending and Investment|
Many people lose money for years to landlords because they mistakenly believe they cannot afford to buy a home. However, in most cases, these renters are where they are only because they are unaware of all their other options. Most people know that it's better to put your money into ...
[Added: 01 Jul 2006 Hits: 756 Words: 784]
21.||India Biotech Disappointed: Not Enough Tax Incentives by James Marriot|
The financial budget of India for the year 2006 has caused reasons to disappoint its biotech sector. The first shortfall was in dowsing expectations on the tax structure. While currently only costs of Indian patent filings are ...
[Added: 02 May 2006 Hits: 977 Words: 389]
22.||Paying Taxes Should Be Your Pleasure by Malik Ahmad|
Let's talk about one of life's two inevitabilities, death and taxes. Just the thought of taxes can scare people out of their minds. One should always keep in mind that in order to pay taxes, you must make a profit. Having to pay taxes is ...
[Added: 30 Apr 2006 Hits: 656 Words: 505]
23.||Making your money work for you at tax time by Russ Dalbey|
A plasma TV, a vacation… or a headstart on a goal?
It's that time of year again – tax time – and some of you may already be thinking of how to spend your tax refund. I know from personal experience that it's ...
[Added: 12 Apr 2006 Hits: 853 Words: 497]
24.||Smart Yearend Planning - Tax Deductions by Drew Miles|
There are three main areas we need to keep in mind as the year ends:
2. Corporate formalities
3. Planning for next year
Revisit the idea of converting your 10 largest expenses.
This is an ongoing process that should be done at least twice the ...
[Added: 10 Apr 2006 Hits: 717 Words: 343]
25.||Education Tax Credits for Higher Education by Keith Hoyng|
Is higher education costing you a fortune? There may be a way to help pay for those costs with the help of education tax credits. What are education credits, who is eligible, and why should we take them? Well, let's start with the first part of the question, ...
[Added: 08 Apr 2006 Hits: 734 Words: 805]
26.||Use Child Tax Credit for Tax Savings by Keith Hoyng|
Now, here's a real tax savings to the individual taxpayer with dependents. The child tax credit is a direct federal income tax credit based on the number of dependent children in your family. This federal ...
[Added: 08 Apr 2006 Hits: 1054 Words: 830]
27.||What is a Federal Income Tax Refund by Keith Hoyng|
"You're getting an income tax refund"! Those are the words that every taxpayer would love to hear. A federal income tax refund occurs if the tax you owe is less than the sum of the total amount of refundable tax credits claimed and the total ...
[Added: 08 Apr 2006 Hits: 743 Words: 841]
28.||Stupidest Tax Mistakes To Avoid This Time Around by Paul Wilson|
As the season to fill tax returns and forms approaches people get confused and nervy. The IRS dons the role of a huge brooding monster that is all set to devour you. Unfortunately most of us keep postponing ...
[Added: 22 Mar 2006 Hits: 772 Words: 856]
29.||Which 1099 Tax Forms concern you? by Keith Hoyng|
It's tax time again and you must be sure to receive all the necessary forms. What is a 1099 tax form and who gets one? A Tax Form 1099 is used to report income other than wages, salaries and tips. Here of late, this term ...
[Added: 14 Mar 2006 Hits: 979 Words: 860]
30.||10 ways to cut your property taxes by Paul Wilson|
Property taxes are decided collectively by school boards, town boards, legislators, and councils. The tax rate is set by collating the amount of funds an area needs. This is then divided that by the "total taxable" assessed value of the area. The tax an individual pays ...
[Added: 04 Mar 2006 Hits: 729 Words: 572]
31.||4 Critical Things You Should Demand From A Tax Professional by Sean Schiraldi|
4 Critical Things You Should Demand From A Tax Professional
1.COMPETENCE AND CREDIBILITY
It is very important that you research the credentials of
the person you have preparing your taxes. Look for
credentials such ...
[Added: 25 Feb 2006 Hits: 745 Words: 966]
32.||Tax Haven Raises 2006 Entry Price by Roger Munns|
While Monaco is a well known European tax haven, Andorra has remained little known outside of the financial community - despite enjoying the same tax advantages and arguably more private banking than her better known rival.
[Added: 29 Jan 2006 Hits: 724 Words: 606]
33.||Reduce your tax payments by Jakob Jelling|
Reduce your tax payments by claiming an interest payment deduction.
If you are busy paying off your student loans, the last thing you want to do is to pay interest on the money that you're about to give right back to the government. Luckily, in a lot of cases ...
[Added: 14 Jan 2006 Hits: 702 Words: 389]
34.||Inheritance taxes explained by Jakob Jelling|
Reduce inheritance taxes by giving gifts!
The inheritance tax is the same thing as the estate tax in the United States, but with a different name depending on the country that you are talking about. The inheritance tax is a tax that is supposed to be levied on the ...
[Added: 14 Jan 2006 Hits: 687 Words: 414]
35.||Learn the tax benefits of a Flexible-benefits Plan by Jakob Jelling|
Flexible-benefits Plan (FBP) is an employee benefits plan which helps the employees' to save considerable amount of taxes by paying certain expenses from their pre-tax income. Some of the eligible expenses from pre-tax income are medical, vision, dental, elder care, and ...
[Added: 08 Jan 2006 Hits: 814 Words: 651]
36.||Easily-Missed Tax Deductions that Every Realtor and Entrepreneur Should Know by Chris Bird|
Year-end Tax Planning Deserves Year-around Consideration
The reason so many IRS deductions go unclaimed - business owners don't know about them. Or they don't know about them early enough in the year to collect necessary information as they go along.
As a person running your own operation, ...
[Added: 04 Jan 2006 Hits: 1087 Words: 721]
37.||Tax debt relief frequently asked questions by Terry O'Rourke|
Tax debt relief is a serious matter and should be treated as such by anyone
involved with tax debt. This is why it is recommended that you learn your rights
as a taxpayer and seek the advice of tax professionals to protect you, your
[Added: 06 Dec 2005 Hits: 731 Words: 492]
38.||Tax debt relief by Rebecca Koch|
Tax debt relief frequently asked questions
Tax debt relief is a serious matter and should be treated as such by anyone
involved in it. This is why it is recommended not only that you learn ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 653 Words: 454]
39.||What are the taxes on earnings? by Jakob Jelling|
Almost all governments across the globe are funded– in some form – by the taxation of its citizens. Certain of the taxes are collected at the time of sales or service whereas certain others in a 12 ...
[Added: 08 Nov 2005 Hits: 656 Words: 578]
40.||How to minimize your taxes on wealth by Jakob Jelling|
Taxes on wealth or simply wealth tax is the tax levied on the value of wealth owned by a person. As the term 'wealth' carries with it a broader meaning, generally capital transfer taxes (which include inheritance tax and gift tax), property tax, and capital gains ...
[Added: 08 Nov 2005 Hits: 706 Words: 459]
41.||The Skinny on 1031 Exchange: Maximizing Profits by Minimizing your Tax Liability by Dan Johnson|
A 1031 exchange refers to Section 1.1031 of the Internal Revenue Code which was passed in 1990. Normally, when you sell all real and personal property, the tax code requires the payment of the Capital Gains Tax. That is to say, when you sell your office for $100,000 more ...
[Added: 30 Oct 2005 Hits: 786 Words: 556]
42.||Using The Tax Code To Create Abundance by Kalinda Rose Stevenson|
"Anyone may so arrange his affairs so that his taxes shall be as low as possible. He is not bound to choose that pattern which best pays the treasury. There is not even a patriotic duty to increase one's taxes." --- Learned Hand
[Added: 28 Oct 2005 Hits: 800 Words: 1558]
43.||Debt Settlement & Income Taxes - What You Need To Know by Charles Phelan|
Debt settlement has become a popular approach to resolving problem debts without having to file bankruptcy. With this approach, creditors agree to accept a portion of what you owe (usually around 50% or less) to settle the account, and the remaining balance ...
[Added: 23 Oct 2005 Hits: 789 Words: 564]
44.||The Role Of A Tax Collector by Michael Sneed|
The County Tax Collector is as independent government agency and is elected for a four-year term in the Presidential election year. It is essential that a County Tax Collector is independent to ensure that it can serve the taxpayers, local ...
[Added: 19 Oct 2005 Hits: 730 Words: 456]
45.||Getting Payroll Tax Figured Out by Sandy Baker|
There is nothing escaping payroll tax. It is something that you will need to deal with from the day that you get your first job until the day you retire. Payroll tax is the amount of money that comes out of your paycheck each and every time for the various ...
[Added: 17 Oct 2005 Hits: 677 Words: 345]
46.||What is your Marginal Tax Rate? by Jakob Jelling|
Find out how much money you will get after taxes!
If you're looking to find out how much money you're going to end up paying on taxes, you should definitely find out about your marginal tax rate. This amount impacts the percentage of your income ...
[Added: 12 Oct 2005 Hits: 663 Words: 395]
47.||Professional Tax Preparation Requires The Right Professional For Your Specific Needs by David Campbell|
Preparing taxes is one of the least enjoyable tasks a person faces each year. While many single or multiple income households feel that they can prepare their taxes on their own each tax season, it is a good idea to think about taking advantage of professional tax preparation services. In ...
[Added: 26 Sep 2005 Hits: 716 Words: 480]
48.||Using The Tax System To Finance A College Education by Shaan Randow|
For almost every family in America except the very rich trying to figure out a way to pay for their children's college education is a very real and pressing concern. A four year program at the cheapest ...
[Added: 01 Sep 2005 Hits: 437 Words: 413]
49.||Make The Most Of Your Investment: Purchase Spanish Property Through A Company And Lower Your Tax Bil by SpanishInvest.com|
When buying a property overseas there is more to consider than just finding the right property in the right location at the right price. More and more British residents are purchasing second properties in Spain, but not ...
[Added: 21 Aug 2005 Hits: 381 Words: 1038]
50.||Tips And Simple Guidelines On How To Calculate Payroll Taxes by Sara Jenkins|
Managing a business small, medium or big requires you to pay your taxes, as well as your employees taxes. Managing a payroll can be an arduous and taxing job, no pun intended. There are laws that require us to pay taxes and everyone ...
[Added: 15 Aug 2005 Hits: 395 Words: 567]