Undoubtedly, you want to make things as easy as possible on your heirs, from both a financial and emotional standpoint. Strategy: Investigate the idea of using a “funeral trust,” which you fund ahead of time to help pay for future funeral costs. And a funeral trust may benefit from a special tax election.
Small Business Tax Deduction Strategies
Section 179 vehicles should be a key part of your small business tax deduction strategies. Can Section 179 property fit in with your business tax strategies?
Let Business Management Daily help you get each and every rental property depreciation credit and business tax deduction you’re entitled to.
Consider the tax implications of business insurance. You might want to adjust your policies—or secure new ones—to ensure that you maximize the tax benefits.
If your child is in college, he or she may be planning to move off-campus at some point. At the same time, you could be looking to buy real estate to shelter your income. Here’s how to kill two birds with one stone.
The economy may be shaky, but employee confidence that their paychecks are accurate remains firm, according to the National Payroll Association, which recently conducted a “Getting Paid in America” survey.
Faced with rising costs, Quality Environmental Professionals Inc. scrambled to find ways to cut costs without laying off staff. But when the CEO tried to cut into the doughnut budget, employees balked. Employees offered to work an extra hour or two each week to ensure the continued flow of doughnuts ...
Making a large donation to your favorite charity? You don’t necessarily have to give a cash gift. Instead, you might donate shares of stock in your portfolio. But there’s a “wrong way” and a “right way” to do it.
It’s always a challenging task to complete your federal tax return. But wading through this year’s version is even tougher than usual. Reason: A slew of new law changes and adjustments are reflected on Form 1040 for the first time.
You can choose between two main types of charitable lead trusts (CLTs): nongrantor (or nonreversionary) trusts and grantor trusts. Which one should you use? It depends on your objectives.
Eight women from the Tampa Bay area have joined an EEOC class-action lawsuit against Sterling Jewelers, owner of Jared, Kay Jewelers and Marks & Morgan stores. The lawsuit alleges that Sterling pays women in retail sales positions less than men and denies them promotions ...
Donald Snyder, former director of the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC), forfeited his right to pension benefits when he was convicted of engaging in “a scheme to defraud the people of the state of Illinois,” Attorney General Lisa Madigan said.