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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.

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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Iowa Taxes and Married Filing Separately: Introduction

By | March 7th, 2018|Categories: State Taxes|Tags: , |

Iowa’s taxation of married couples has quirks that can throw a taxpayer or tax preparer for a loop. We’ll discuss these quirks in a series of blog posts over the coming months.

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Basics of the Iowa Pension Exclusion, Part 1

By | November 15th, 2017|Categories: State Taxes|Tags: , |

Iowa allows taxpayers to exclude some or all of their retirement income under certain circumstances. Here are the basics of how the Iowa pension exclusion works.

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Deducting Long-Term Care Premiums on an Iowa Tax Return

By | November 1st, 2017|Categories: State Taxes|Tags: , |

Long-term care premiums are deductible in full on the Iowa tax return, NOT subject to the federal limitations.

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