The Power of the Health Savings Account (“HSA”)

The Health Savings Account is one of the most powerful pieces of a well designed health care strategy. It includes saving money, saving taxes, building a tax-free ‘bucket’ for health care and most importantly taking control of your own health care strategy.

Should I put My Spouse on Payroll?

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Now although there are reasons not to put your spouse on payroll, I would argue there are two (2) GOOD REASONS to put a spouse on payroll before year-end. Both of these strategies create great excellent tax deductions and good use of money

How Many Properties Should I Put in My LLC?

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I truly believe that an LLC for every rental property isn’t needed for the far majority of real estate investors.  It’s expensive, cumbersome and provides nominal benefit when there’s not a lot of equity in their rentals….yet!!

1099 Rules for Business Owners in 2022

Businesses will now file Form 1099-NEC for each person in the course of the payor’s business to whom they paid at least $600 during the year. This payment would have been for services performed by a person or company who IS NOT the payor’s employee.

Does the Household Employee Tax Apply to Me and What to Do

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You may have thought the only time you may need to worry about the so-called “Nanny Tax” is if you decide to run for public office and facing a pesky reporter at a political rally. However, it’s a concern everyone needs to take seriously. If you have any household employees be aware that the IRS […]

What to do If I can’t pay my Taxes by October 15th

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So many people think all is lost when they can’t pay their taxes by October 15th and just decide not to file. The worst thing you can do on October 15th, is throw up your arms in exasperation and not file!! This is when things can quickly go from bad to worse. There are also several strategies to pay the taxes and keep the IRS off your back and not knocking on your front door.

How to Implement a 2021 Strategic Plan for Success

Even experienced business owners can benefit from using a Strategic Plan as an integral part of their business. It is so difficult to manage all of the loose ends and chaos that can occur when running a small business. A Strategic Plan sets forth a timeline of specific tasks that need to be completed in order to make your Business Plan a reality.

Pay Your Taxes by Credit Card and Score Some Points!

How many of you build, track and utilize credit card points for personal benefit? You can pay your taxes using a major credit card or a debit card online. Individuals can make these payments 24 hours a day and seven days a week.