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Many working families who struggle to make ends meet find that housing and living costs are not the highest burdens they face. Instead, a new study shows that the rising costs of reliable child care i
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Friday, August 17, 2012

The Olympics has wrapped up and it caught the attention of most of my friends, even if only for a minute. My friend’s four year old daughter was even wrapped up into the Olympics especially gymnastics.  I found myself watching

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Thursday, August 16, 2012

November is quickly approaching and we are approaching Election Day as citizens will have an opportunity to vote on their presidential choice. The election will ultimately play a big role in our economic policy and we are nearing what Fed

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Beginning in calendar year 2012, all Registered Tax Return Preparers (Individuals who have a PTIN) and RTRP candidates must obtain 15 hours of continuing education annually. The programs should include two hours of ethics, three hours of federal tax law updates, and ten hours of other federal tax law.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Tuesday, August 14, 2012

So, you’re thinking of doing a ROTH IRA conversion, you might want to take into consideration changes that may happen over the next few years with the tax code. I’m not saying it will happen, but only something to take

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Sunday, August 05, 2012

Are you enjoying the Olympics so far? What was your biggest surprise? Michael Phelps not reaching a gold medal since he was a young lad? One of my biggest surprises was the Olympic athletes not having to pay taxes Surprised?

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Monday, July 30, 2012

Mitt Romney is making a huge mistake by not releasing his tax returns for the public to view. That is the one area that I agree after reading this blog at Don’t Mess with Taxes.  However, the main argument presented

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Saturday, July 21, 2012

Customers often shop online simply to save money by avoiding state sales tax on their purchases.  However, recently Amazon has made the headlines because they are looking to purchases be taxable, regardless of whether they have a physical presence in

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Friday, July 20, 2012

Recently I was hanging out with a good friend of mine, who admittedly, doesn’t know a lot about the economy or taxes, but said, “Why doesn’t the government just get the hell out of our way?”   I was stunned

Posted To: David Rocci Tax Rants By: David Rocci on Friday, July 13, 2012
Millions of Americans fall into what has been labeled the "sandwich generation." This demographic is defined as those individuals who are providing care or financial assistance to both their
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Wednesday, July 11, 2012