Know your Preparer

There are over 900,000 tax preparers in the United States.  These preparers include Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Enrolled Agents (EA), and unlicensed PTIN holders.  The only thing all those who get paid to prepare tax returns have in common is that...

The Gig Economy

While many are not familiar with the term gig economy, most are familiar with some of its components.  These include ride sharing such as Uber or Lyft, and Airbnb.    In fact, according to the Federal Reserve, a full third of Americans are involved...

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Deductions this Year

As we start the tax season, let’s look at what is on the table.  This is not an all-encompassing list and is a general discussion.  Each individual situation should be discussed with a tax expert.  Most individual taxpayers, especially those who have W2...