Where Your Tax Refund Should Go
While it may be tempting to spend your tax refund on a weekend getaway, there could be better ways to utilize that extra cash. You could start an emergency fund, pay off a credit card, or even donate to your favorite charitable cause. Before you decide where the money will go, consider the following ideas […]Continue reading ›
Jointly or Separately: How Should Married Same-Sex Couples File Taxes?
With tax filing just around the corner, many new same-sex couples are asking whether or not they should take advantage of simplified joint filing or file separately, as they did before marriage. While it may seem easier, filing jointly could actually result in higher taxes! It’s best to examine your circumstances and then consult a […]Continue reading ›
20 Tips for Wrapping Up Your 2016 Finances
As the year comes to an end, there are many ways you need to wrap up your finances. From 401k contributions and health care enrollment to beneficiaries and 529s, your actions from now until December 31st can make a significant impact on your 2016 tax return – and your 2017 financial outlook. Here is our […]Continue reading ›
Tips to Start Planning Next Year’s Tax Return
You just finished filing your 2015 tax return. Congratulations! Before you move on to the next item on your to-do list, take the time now to start planning for next year’s tax return. A little planning and organizing now will save you time and money next year. The following tips to start planning for next […]Continue reading ›