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7 Ways To Minimize Taxes In Retirement

MoneyTipsA stable income is critical to a comfortable retirement – as is limiting the amount of that income that you give to Uncle Sam. Maximizing retirement income and minimizing taxes requires advance planning – as illustrated in these seven tips. ...Read More

How Seniors Should Handle A 1099-C

MoneyTips By Eric Olsen, Executive Director, HELPS Nonprofit Law Firm At this time of year, creditors sometimes send out what is called a Form 1099-C. They email it to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and copy the person who owes them debt. The f...Read More

Achieve Financial Literacy!

MoneyTipsApril is National Financial Literacy Month. Why do we dedicate this calendar page to highlighting financial skills and education? The tax deadline? Sound financial decisions are important all year long, but most Americans never learned how to ...Read More

Don’t Let Taxes Kill Your New Business

MoneyTipsIt is an exciting time when you start your new business. You have so many things to think of that you may forget one of the most important aspects — taxes. Before you dive into the business world, take a few minutes to consider the tax aspects...Read More

What Is My IRS Pin?

MoneyTipsThe last few years have been difficult ones for the IRS with respect to security issues, and the agency is determined to improve security during this year's filing. Electronic filing is particularly vulnerable because of the speed of the proce...Read More

Deduct Your Student Loans!

MoneyTipsChances are that if you have student loans, you need every bit of extra cash that you can get. Did you realize that your student loans might be able to generate some cash for you? Under certain circumstances, you may be able to save on your...Read More

6 Tips For When An IRS Letter Arrives In The

MoneyTipsFew things are more frightening than opening your mailbox and finding a letter from the Internal Revenue Service. You may wrack your brain wondering what you've done to receive an IRS notice. But there’s no need to pretend it didn't arrive or...Read More

How To Save For Taxes If You Are A Freelancer

MoneyTipsAre you tired of working for others? Being your own boss can be very rewarding both financially and spiritually, but there are challenges associated with freelance work. Taxes are one of the most difficult aspects because self-employment bring...Read More

Joint Tax Filing For Married Same-Sex Couples

MoneyTipsOn June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court settled the issue of same-sex marriage in the U.S. with the landmark decision in Obergefell v. Hodges. This decision requires states to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples and for states to recognize...Read More