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Record-breaking 13th Annual Food Drive

Sending out a special note of appreciation to the Borgida & Company clients and staff who donated a record-breaking 2,650 pounds of food and $1,235 in monetary donations to our 13th annual MACC food drive!! During an Open House celebration on


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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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7 Ways The 2017 Tax Bill Affects Connecticut Taxpayers

    1) Decrease in Income Tax Rates   The 2018 income tax rates are as follows: Single                                        Married Filing Joint


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Fifty Shades of Tax Deductions

No Fifty Shades of Grey here.  Here are Fifty Black and White Tax Deductions and Credits. 1) Standard Deduction – Taxpayers can take the higher of the Standard Deduction or their Itemized Deductions. 2) Medical Expenses 3) Medical Miles –


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7 Easy Ways to Decrease Your Income Tax and Keep More Money

 1) Maximize Your Contributions to Your 401(k) Plan Many employers will offer a 401(k) plan. Employees need to take advantage of this plan. This will likely be one of the cornerstones of your retirement plan. If your employer offers a


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