Tax Lounge Blogs

The holiday season is over and now it’s time to shut down our engines, put it in neutral and prepare our game plan for 2014. In other words, put the focus on you in JanYOUary! 
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Wednesday, January 15, 2014

As investors review their year-end financial statements, many are examining their strategies and making preparations for managing their wealth in the future. The ringing in of the New Year brings n

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Internal on Saturday, December 28, 2013

Many people wait until the last minute to file their income tax returns, whether from taking more time to find and organize their documents or simple procrastination. As long as individuals get the

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 26, 2013

When the IRS delays the filing start date, spending is delayed. Due to the 15-day government shutdown in October, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is delaying the 2014 tax filing season start date until January 31. 

Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Monday, December 23, 2013
And, in hopes to make you happy, here are some tips for staying healthy during tax season.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Friday, December 20, 2013

The end of the year is nearly here, and many people are still making all of the last-minute financial transactions they can to reduce their tax liability for the upcoming tax season. There are a nu

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Monday, December 16, 2013
I suffer from friggatriskaidekaphobia, also known as the fear of Friday the 13th. I’ve always been a superstitious person so the date itself brings to mind visions of rotten luck following me all day.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Friday, December 13, 2013

Receiving correspondence from the Internal Revenue Service is enough to incite anxiety and panic in most Americans, and now a group of unknown individuals is using this fear to trick people out of

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Monday, December 09, 2013
With Thanksgiving only a couple days away, I am scrambling to complete everything on my to-do list. I have more groceries to get, decorations for the festivities to buy, and to double check that there are enough chairs at the dining table – especially since Uncle Sam may be joining us this year.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Tuesday, November 26, 2013

When it comes to end-of-year tax planning, most people focus on the deductions and credits that could put them in a better position and allow them to reduce their taxable income or secure larger re

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Internal on Saturday, November 23, 2013