Archive for the ‘TAXES’ Category

Forever Taxed or Never Taxed – If You Have Taxable Savings, You Have a Problem; by Established CPA and tax adviser, Ed Slott

Forever Taxed or Never Taxed – What does your retirement plan include? If you have taxable savings – you have a problem, and so do your beneficiaries! Life insurance may be the most under used strategy to protect large retirement balances from being decimated at the highest levels of taxation. Who is most at risk? […]

March 4, 2015 · Jennifer · One Comment
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The Disturbing Truth Behind Your Next Income Tax Return

Comment by R. Nelson Nash – Another reason to read the two books I put on the Book Recommendations list this month. It is extremely important to understand the mindset that Woodrow Wilson unleashed on this country. As a result people willingly look to the State to solve the problems we face in life. The […]

May 6, 2014 · Jennifer · No Comments
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Take Advantage of Some Commonly Overlooked Tax Deductions for 2013 Tax Season

Start Preparing Now for the 2013 Tax Season Take Advantage of Some Commonly Overlooked Tax Deductions With 2014 still months away, the last thing you probably want to do is think about your taxes. However, many experts say now is a good time to start looking for ways to increase your refund or reduce the […]

September 20, 2013 · Jennifer · No Comments
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Is Deferring Taxes a Sound Financial Decision?

July 23, 2013 · Jennifer · No Comments
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545 vs. 300,000,000 Peo­ple – Charley Reese’s Final column! – Orlando Sentinel – On Politicians and Taxes

Please read! READ, WEEP, PRINT AND KEEP! This should be on the front page of every newspaper. Charley Reese’s Final column! A very interesting column. COMPLETELY NEUTRAL. Be sure to Read the Poem at the end.. Charley Reese’s final column for the Orlando Sentinel… He has been a journalist for 49 years. He is retiring […]

April 12, 2013 · Jennifer · No Comments
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FORBES – Tax hikes hit trusts hard – beneficiaries pull money out before March 2013

  The Internal Revenue Service allows a 65-day grace period (through March 6, 2013 this year) to take distributable net income out of the trust and treat it as distributed in 2012.   Canadian Tax Shelters Offer No Refuge from Uncle Sam.

January 10, 2013 · Jennifer · No Comments
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Income Taxes are Voluntary Compliance – When We Move, GOD Will Move – Joan of Arc

There is no law that states anyone of us HAS to pay income taxes. SO, Why Does the IRS Keep Telling Everyone that Income Tax is VOLUNTARY Compliance? – Steve Hempfling – 2010 Invited by the free enterprise society to speak about how for the last 25 years he has been searching for the law […]

August 14, 2012 · Jennifer · One Comment
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2009 NYS Tax Increases.

How many times can we be taxed on the same dollar and how long are we going to put up with this highway robbery? This information is taken from a report given at the New York State Senate Republican Conference. Source:SFY 2009-10 Enacted Budget; Analysis of Senate and Assembly Democrat Budget Resolutions; and A Better Choice […]

August 15, 2011 · Jennifer · 2 Comments
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Estate Planning – 2011 and 2012 Present Window of Opportunity

Estate Planning – 2011 and 2012 Present Window of Opportunity Estate Planning – 2011 and 2012 Present Window of Opportunity Forefield Inc. does not provide legal, tax, or investment advice. All content provided by Forefield is protected by copyright. Forefield is not responsible for any modifications made to its materials, or for the accuracy of […]

April 28, 2011 · Jennifer · No Comments
Posted in: 2011 Tax Changes, Estate Tax Exemptions, Estate Taxes, TAXES

Using a Car for Business? Grab These Deductions

Using a Car for Business? Grab These Deductions If you use a car for business, you get the benefit of tax deductions. There are two choices for claiming deductions: Deduct the actual business-related costs of gas, oil, lubrication, repairs, tires, supplies, parking, tolls, drivers’ salaries, and depreciation. Use the standard mileage deduction and simply multiply […]

March 10, 2011 · Jennifer · No Comments
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Top 8 Ways Children Lower Your Taxes

Top 8 Ways Children Lower Your Taxes Got kids? They may have an impact on your tax situation. Here are the top 8 things to consider if you have children.

March 10, 2011 · Jennifer · No Comments
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Estate Tax Exemption Is Portable (For Now)

Thanks for your comment Courtney. Much appreciated. Saw your articles in Google concerning Portability. Just wonder if you are aware of the fact that if one elects Portability I am told that they lose stepped-up valuation, cannot do an A/B split, and must file the dreaded IRS Form 706. On the other hand if they […]

February 19, 2011 · Jennifer · 3 Comments
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2011 Tax Changes At-a-Glance

2011 Tax Changes At-a-Glance A host of tax provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003–commonly referred to collectively as the “Bush tax cuts”–expire at the end of the year. While it’s possible that new legislation could extend some or all of these expiring tax provisions, election-year politics make it difficult to predict what action, if any, […]

September 4, 2010 · Jennifer · 4 Comments
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Taxable, Tax-deferred or Tax Free Money

How would you like your money, Taxable, Tax Deferred or Tax Free? Over a twenty year period, do you know the accumulating affects of paying taxes on your wealth building ability? Let’s say you have one dollar. And let’s say you are able to double that dollar every year for twenty years. Do you know […]

August 1, 2010 · Jennifer · No Comments
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The Power and Impact of Taxes


July 28, 2010 · Jennifer · No Comments
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Six Months to Go Until The Largest Tax Hikes in History

Six Months to Go Until The Largest Tax Hikes in History July 1, 2010 Contact: Ryan Ellis, ATR Tax Policy Director: – Americans For Tax Reform. In just six months, the largest tax hikes in the history of America will take effect. They will hit families and small businesses in three great waves on […]

July 15, 2010 · Jennifer · 2 Comments
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Estate Tax Laws Have Changed for 2010 & 2011

Minimize Taxes For Your Beneficiaries. Many people feel they do not need a will because their taxable estate does not exceed the amount allowed to pass free of federal estate tax. These assumptions, however, should be reviewed given the current state of change in the federal estate tax laws. The federal estate tax laws in […]

February 15, 2010 · Jennifer · 5 Comments
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W2 Employees – How To Keep More Income

W2 Employees – How to Keep More Income What is the biggest single financial obligation of each person in the USA? Taxes. With all the bailouts, and government spending we can be sure that our taxes will not be being reduced any time soon. W2 workers are taxed before they get their earnings. Then they […]

May 4, 2009 · Jennifer · One Comment
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Tax Strategies – Increase your Net Worth by Thousands – WithOUT Making More Money!

Tax Strategies – Increase Your Networth By Thousands – WithOUT Making More Money! a NEW webinar series… Thanks so much for attending our “Increase Your Net Worth / Tax Strategies” webinar over the last week or so. The feedback was incredible… I so appreciate all your kind words and was happy to help.

April 11, 2009 · Jennifer · One Comment
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Escrows – pay with mortgage or use to save interest?

Escrows – Pay With Mortgage or Use To Save Interest? Why do a lot of lenders not give mortgages unless you pay them escrows with the monthly payment?  They will not even give you an option. Because they make good use of your money while it is waiting for tax time. There are some lenders […]

March 7, 2009 · Jennifer · 2 Comments
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