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Three Ways A Small Business Can (Legitimately) Avoid Regulations

By | April 18th, 2018|Categories: Small Business Tax and Accounting|Tags: , |

A common question from business owners is, how can a small business avoid the crush of taxes and regulations while still staying within the confines of the law?

Iowa Taxes and Married Filing Separately, Issues 4 and 5: Capital Losses and IRA Deductions

By | April 11th, 2018|Categories: State Taxes|

Iowa’s taxation of married couples has quirks that can throw a taxpayer or tax preparer for a loop. This part in the series of blog posts will focus on capital losses, and deductions for IRA contributions.

What If My Ex Won’t Sign Form 8332?

By | April 4th, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , |

If your ex won't sign Form 8332 to let you claim the kids, you don't have a lot of good options.

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What are Excess Social Security Refunds?

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , , |

What are “excess Social Security taxes” and how do some taxpayers get a refund of those taxes? Let’s take a look.

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Iowa Taxes and Married Filing Separately Issues 1, 2 and 3: Items of Income, And Other Basics

By | March 21st, 2018|Categories: State Taxes|Tags: , |

Iowa taxes get quirky when married couples file separate tax returns. Today’s post will focus on a couple of filing basics when filing separately, as well as how to account for basic things such as W-2 income.

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