Accounting and Tax Services for Small Businesses and Individuals in the Des Moines, Iowa Area and Beyond
The Dinesen Tax Times
in 1948, Congress created filing statuses. The original filing statuses in 1948 were: Single; Married Filing Jointly; and Married Filing Separately.
After Poe v. Seaborn, proposals to equalize the tax treatment of married couples were floated in 1933, 1934, 1937 and 1941, but none of the proposals were adopted.
I'm always confused when an unethical client bothers seeking out the help of a licensed professional.
Iowa allows a deduction in full for health insurance premiums paid with after-tax dollars. This sometimes creates questions about what exactly counts as a "health insurance premium." For example, does dental insurance count? The short answer is, yes.