Overlooked Tax Deductions for Small Businesses

Tax deductions can make all the difference when it comes to saving money for your small business. Here are some of the most overlooked tax deductions for small businesses. Startup Expenses Deduction It’s possible that you could deduct your startup expenses for...

Top Business Tax Deductions

When you own your own business, you know how important it is to get as many tax deductions as possible. That’s why we’ve created a list of the top 7 business tax deductions to save you the most money. Home Office Deduction If you work from a home office or...

Are you leaving tax money on the table?

Source: 401 (k) 2013, Flickr. Every year, tens of billions of dollars worth of unclaimed tax refunds and other financial assets languish in government coffers. In addition to unclaimed tax refunds, state governments are holding onto nearly $42 billion worth of...

Tax Deadline Tips for the Procrastinator

Source: e.file.com, Flickr. Here are some important tax deadline tips for the procrastinator, as the April 15th tax deadline is just around the corner: EXTENSION: All taxpayers are granted an additional six months to prepare and file a tax return. Individual taxpayers...

Uncle Sam’s Easiest Tax Shelter, for the Average American

Most people think of tax shelters as being complicated, expensive strategies that only the wealthiest taxpayers use in order to cut their tax bills to Uncle Sam. But what many investors don’t know is that a very simple and easy-to-understand investment—U.S. savings...

How to Stretch Your Budget for the 4 Most-Expensive Holidays

                          Source: Tax Credits, Flickr.   It’s easy to forget about holidays when you put together a monthly budget, but if you take a look at a calendar, you’ll notice most months have them. Unfortunately, celebration is rarely cheap. Christmas can...