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5 Reasons Taxpayers over Age 70 1/2 Should Make a Charitable Donation From Their IRA

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”) almost doubled the Standard Deduction. Beginning in 2018, Single filers can claim $12,000, Head of Household $18,000 and Married Filing Jointly $24,000. Additionally, the maximum amount that can be deducted for state and


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Scanlon Packs the House

On Thursday, September 27th Borgida & Company hosted a presentation entitled “How the New Federal Tax Law Affects You”. A big crowd joined us for dinner and asked questions regarding their concerns about the 2018 tax law changes. A autumn-themed


How to File a Personal Property Tax Declaration in Connecticut

All Connecticut business owners that own personal property must file a Personal Property Tax Declaration by November 1, 2018. Failure to file this declaration or filing late will result in a penalty equal to 25% of the assessed value of


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NEW!!! 2018 Fall Seminar Series Announced

Join us for Dinner & Important Discussions You’ll Want to Hear.   Thursday, September 27th  How The New Federal Tax Law Affects YOU 5:30pm – 7:00pm, 360 East Center Street, Manchester, CT Thomas F. Scanlon, CPA, CFP®, President of Borgida


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Understanding the New 20% Pass-Through Income Tax Deduction

In December, 2017 President Trump signed the new tax bill.  This is known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA).  What received a lot of attention in the media was the tax cuts for individuals. For Connecticut taxpayers, check


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