How to Get an IRS Tax Penalty Waived

 

The Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) has many tax penalties for taxpayers that fail to meet certain requirements.

Some of these penalties are:

How to Save $267,892 of Income Tax, Penalties and Interest

A new client came to us late last summer.

She dropped off a notice from the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”). It indicated her and her husband owed $267,892 of back taxes, penalties and interest. I don’t know about you, but that’s a lot of money to me.

As we reviewed the paperwork she provided, it quickly became apparent she did not declare the sale of … Continue reading »

4 Easy Steps to File Your Income Tax Extension

Your 2012 income tax return is due on April 15, 2013. What if you can’t get it done on time? Here are 4 easy steps to file your income tax extension.

 

 

1) Prepare a Tax Projection

Why I Work for the Top 1%

Recently there has been a lot of noise about the top 1%. They certainly have taken a beating.

This was highlighted by the Occupy Wall Street Movement last year.

It has received significant attention during the Election.

There are several different ways to define the top 1%.  In the interest of simplicity, we are saying its income over $400,000 per year.

How to Explain a Roth IRA to Your 25 Year Old

 

Roth IRA Eligibility

To be eligible for a Roth IRA you need to have earned income.  This is typically from wages earned as an employee.  Earnings from self-employment also qualify. The annual contribution is the lesser of your earned income or $5,000. The contribution can be made at any time during the year and up to April 15th following the year.