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Revisiting a History of Marriage in the Tax Code, Part 12

By | January 17th, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: |

Let’s look at things that could be considered “hidden” marriage penalties.

Glossary: Independent Contractor

By | January 10th, 2018|Categories: Small Business Tax and Accounting|Tags: , , , |

In tax terminology, an independent contractor is someone who performs services for a business but who is not an employee of the business.

From the Archives: You Can’t Rent Out the Dream Home, But What if You Could? Part 5 of the HGTV Series

By | January 3rd, 2018|Categories: From the Archives|Tags: , |

This is part 5 out of 6 disjointed, strange posts in 2012 about what would happen (tax-wise) if someone won the HGTV "Dream Home." As you'll see when you read it, it was hard to follow, but it remains popular almost 6 years later.

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Top 5 Blog Posts of 2017

By | December 27th, 2017|Categories: From the Archives, Potpourri of Tax Topics|

It's time to look back at the most-popular posts on this site in 2017.

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Revisiting a History of Marriage in the Tax Code, Part 11

By | December 20th, 2017|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , , |

The tax reform of 1986 eliminated the marriage penalty at the lower income levels. The marriage penalty did still exist, but only at higher income levels.

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