Category Archives: Taxes

Why We Won’t Open Your Attachment or Click on Your Link

Dear Geoffrey, I am attaching a PDF with my W2 information for my tax return. Dear Sterck Kulik O’Neill, Can you tell me how much it would cost for you to do my tax return. I am sending a PDF … Continue reading

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Don’t Fail to File… Even if it’s Only an Extension

Our team is working seven days a week to prepare taxes and to respond to other accounting emergencies of our existing clients. The partners want to make sure that the team is busy, but not crazed, and are now scheduling meetings … Continue reading

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Tax Planning for 2017

Donald Trump and the Republican party campaigned to make major changes in the tax policy. Until the scope of changes becomes clear, tax planning is difficult. Continue reading

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How Trump’s Election Changes Your Tax Planning

Donald Trump has promised to drastically lower taxes next year, and with Republicans controlling Congress, he’s likely able to get some or all of the tax changes he wants passed. Most of the proposals call for individuals and businesses to pay less, … Continue reading

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They’re Not from the Government, and They’re Not Here to Help

Sometimes people don’t file their taxes and ignore the tax collector’s notices. To get your attention, the government will create a wildly high estimated tax bill and put a lien on your property. When we are contacted by clients who … Continue reading

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California LLC Payments

California has a confusing number of LLC payment vouchers… Here is a quick guide that we’re passing around the office. Continue reading

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Tell Me What I Did Wrong on TurboTax!

I filed my taxes at the end of January but later received another W2. I have received my federal refund already and state is scheduled for this week according to the website. In any case, I went into TurboTax to amend … Continue reading

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Don’t Be [a] Delinquent

Here are 3 things to do to avoid being delinquent on your taxes… even if you haven’t filed your 2014 tax return and haven’t yet given your information to a CPA. Continue reading

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What Does a Crook Sound Like?

Crooks trying to scare people into paying phony tax bills are phoning homes around the country. We’ve recorded some examples of the calls so you don’t fall victim of the scam. Continue reading

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How Much Does It Cost…?

Keep the fee for the mundane down, and your overall accounting bill will be lower. Of course, the trade-off for a lower price is your time. Continue reading

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