David Rocci Tax Rants

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, or better known as NATO, is holding its Summit in Chicago this week.  Anti NATO protestors have made the Summit a major security concern for the city police.  Amongst some of the protests were groups

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Saturday, May 19, 2012

You’ve done it again   You did it in college.  You probably made your mother miss her due date and people tell you all the time that you “will be late to your own funeral ” You procrastinated and put

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Saturday, April 14, 2012

I went on a binge this week catching up on past episodes of “Shark Tank,” ABC’s hit show that has investors, The Sharks, listening to pitches from entrepreneurs seeking investment into their companies. The entrepreneurs are coming from all walks

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Monday, April 09, 2012

Did you receive a home buyer tax credit and it is time for you to repay it?  The Internal Revenue Service has a tool to help you determine how to handle repayment on your tax return. You may have to

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Sunday, April 08, 2012

The average tax refund this year is approximately $3,000 and many Americans don’t typically enjoy such a financial windfall. That leads to interesting and sometimes difficult financial decisions.  Some will run out and purchase entertainment items such as big screen

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Sunday, April 08, 2012

Winner winner That’s right a double winner The potential winner for the Mega Millions tickets being sold in stores (or online in  Illinois), isn’t the only one hoping for a winner.  The state where that resident lives is also hoping

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Friday, March 30, 2012

April 17th is near April 17th doesn’t nearly strike as much fear into most as April 15th, but this year you get two extra days to file your returns as the 15th is a Sunday. Those extra 48 hours aren’t

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Tuesday, March 27, 2012

WASHINGTON — With business tax filing deadlines fast approaching, the Internal Revenue Service today encouraged small employers that provide health insurance coverage to their employees to check out the small business health care tax credit and then claim it if

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Do you have March Madness?  I know we do around our household and I love every minute of it Many people are glued to the television this month, not only because you get to see huge upsets like Lehigh over

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Friday, March 16, 2012

Is it possible that the IRS owes me money?  They could if you forgot to file a 2008 tax return and you were to be paid a refund.  Refunds totaling more than $1 billion may be waiting for one million

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Tuesday, February 28, 2012