With the housing market selling at depressed prices, is this a good time to purchase a home and use it as a rental property? The answer to that question will [Read more…] about Is It Time to Consider Purchasing a Rental Property?
Archives for August 2011
Many an investor has soured on the continuing declines of the stock market. The Wall Street Journal reported on August 20 how investors can turn their stock losses into gains by using [Read more…] about Roth Conversions & Recharacterizations – Tax Planning Tips
The IRS estimates that $54 billion of tax revenues are lost annually relating to noncompliance of employment taxes. What is being done to collect this money? The IRS has entered into agreements with 29 state agencies to share the results of employment tax examinations and has begun to randomly select employers [Read more…] about Independent Contractor vs. Employee
Let’s assume you are an employee or business owner going on a business trip. Wouldn’t it be great if you could combine a mini-vacation with the business trip and write off [Read more…] about Can You Write Off a Personal Vacation as a Business Trip?