Archives for August 2009

Still Don’t Want to Incorporate?

Still Don’t Want to Incorporate?

In a recent blog post titled 5 Reasons to Incorporate (in Addition to my Fees) I said the following: IRS statistics show that it audits Schedule C businesses much more frequently than it does S…

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Rasmussen Poll: 62% Favor Tax Cuts Over Government Spending

Rasmussen Poll: 62% Favor Tax Cuts Over Government Spending

According to a Rasmussen national survey, Sixty-two percent (62%) of Americans say it’s always better to cut taxes than increase government spending because taxpayers, not bureaucrats, are the best judges of how to spend their own…

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Top Tax Writer Rangel Not So Good With Numbers

Top Tax Writer Rangel Not So Good With Numbers

From The Wall Street Journal: When normal people happen to “find” their own money, it might mean a twenty left in a winter coat, or discovering change beneath the sofa cushions. But if you’re Charlie…

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Kay Bell on Tax Preparer Regulation

Kay Bell on Tax Preparer Regulation

Kay Bell, a member of the IRS’s taxpayer advisory panel (TAP) and author of the blog Don’t Mess With Taxes writes a terrific blog post about the status of the IRS proposal to regulate tax preparers. She cleverly…

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Tax Agents Spying on Twitterers, Facebookers and MySpacers?

Tax Agents Spying on Twitterers, Facebookers and MySpacers?

CPA blogger Bill Murray of April 15.com alerts us to a Wall Street Journal article in which the author, Laura Sanders, reports that [S]tate Tax Collection Agents in Minnesota, Nebraska and even here in California have…

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