Smartphones: Repair or replace?

  • September 27, 2018

A broken screen, a damaged port, a full splashdown in your neighbor's pool ... here are your options for rescuing your prized possession.

Unlock home office tax breaks

  • September 21, 2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act shuts down write-offs for corporate employees, but what about home office deductions for the unincorporated?

Have you ever taken the blame for your boss?

  • September 19, 2018

Question: "My boss recently shifted blame in my direction for some mistakes in a print campaign, when the problem was actually some simple miscommunication between us....

Your complete payroll guide to disaster relief

  • September 19, 2018

Hurricane Florence has devastated the Carolinas. Other disasters are lurking out there, too. Here’s what you need to know about Hurricane Florence relief, and about...

Google Gab: Effective animation in Slides

  • September 04, 2018

Animation in presentations should always serve a purpose. Let’s look at the scenarios and how animation can be applied to make your message clearer while presenting.

Tax news: September ’18

  • September 01, 2018

FBAR extension … State tax amnesty … Regs for pass-throughs … States sue the feds … Draft dodgers

To buy or lease? That is the question

  • August 30, 2018

It’s an age-old question with a new twist: Should you buy or lease equipment and other business property? While the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act improves the tax incentives...

Exploring better Google documents

  • August 30, 2018

When you’re crafting a large document, switching around to different windows to apply content you’ve already collected or new research and images from the web can be...

Squeeze under interest deduction cap

  • August 27, 2018

Watch out for a new deduction limit for business interest. Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, this deduction can’t exceed 30% of an affected business’s adjusted...

5 time-saving tips in Excel

  • August 24, 2018

Tips for keyboard navigation, autofilling, creating duplicate worksheets, sizing and selecting data.

Trim tax through weight loss program

  • August 23, 2018

If the program is prescribed by a physician to combat a specific illness or disease like obesity, the cost qualifies for the deduction.

Steer your kids into a Roth IRA

  • August 22, 2018

Suppose your teenaged child worked this past summer and raked in the money. Typically, your progeny might have an eye on the latest video game or smartphone, but there...