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25
Jul
2017

3 Midyear Tax Planning Strategies For Individuals

25.07.2017

In the quest to reduce your tax bill, year end planning can only go so far. Tax-saving strategies take time to implement, so review your options now. Here are three strategies that can be more effective if you begin executing them midyear: 1. Consider your bracket The top income tax rate is 39.6% for taxpayers

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18
Jul
2017

3 Midyear Tax Planning Strategies For Business

18.07.2017

Tax reform has been a major topic of discussion in Washington, but it’s still unclear exactly what such legislation will include and whether it will be signed into law this year. However, the last major tax legislation that was signed into law — back in December of 2015 — still has a significant impact on

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28
Jun
2017

What Might Happen If A 15% Business Tax Rate Becomes Law?

28.06.2017

President Trump has proposed a 15% federal income tax rate on business income — whether it’s earned by a traditional C corporation or by a pass-through entity such as an S corporation, limited liability company (LLC), partnership or sole proprietorship. If the 15% rate becomes law, what new tax planning opportunities might be opened up?

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28
Jun
2017

Claiming A Federal Tax Deduction For Moving Costs

28.06.2017

Summer is a popular time to move, whether it’s so the kids don’t have to change schools mid-school-year, to avoid having to move in bad weather or simply because it can be an easier time to sell a home. Unfortunately, moving can be expensive. The good news is that you might be eligible for a

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20
Jun
2017

2017 Q3 Tax Calendar: Key Deadlines For Businesses And Other Employers

20.06.2017

Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers during the third quarter of 2017. Keep in mind that this list isn’t all-inclusive, so there may be additional deadlines that apply to you. Contact us to ensure you’re meeting all applicable deadlines and to learn more about the filing requirements. July

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14
Jun
2017

Brown Edwards Announces New Partners

14.06.2017

  Brown Edwards, a leading regional certified public accounting firm, is pleased to announce Jason B. Ross and Billy C. Gilliam have joined the partnership. “Jason and Billy are both consummate professionals with extensive experience and a passion for client service. They will be excellent additions to the firm’s partnership.” says Managing Partner, Jason Hartman.

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13
Jun
2017

Pay Attention To The Details When Selling Investments

13.06.2017

The tax consequences of the sale of an investment, as well as your net return, can be affected by a variety of factors. You’re probably focused on factors such as how much you paid for the investment vs. how much you’re selling it for, whether you held the investment long-term (more than one year) and

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5
Jun
2017

Donating A Vehicle Might Not Provide The Tax Deduction You Expect

5.06.2017

All charitable donations aren’t created equal — some provide larger deductions than others. And it isn’t necessarily just how much or even what you donate that matters. How the charity uses your donation might also affect your deduction. Take vehicle donations, for example. If you donate your vehicle, the value of your deduction can vary

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