Tax Mommys Blog

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
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warned about a widespread phone scam that has targeted taxpayers, including recent immigrants, in almost every state in the country. Victims are scammed by being informed, over the phone, that they owe the IRS tax money and it must be paid promptly through a wire-transfer or with a pre-loaded debit card.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Rachel Dionisio on Thursday, October 31, 2013
I can’t believe that it’s time for Halloween again! I’m reminded every time I step into a retail store, get on my Facebook page, or drive by yards filled with carved pumpkins.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Almost twenty years of marriage to a diehard fisherman and over a decade and counting of raising two boys, and yet I had never had a new washing machine. It was always a hand-me-down – you know, someone was upgrading to the front loader, someone was moving, someone didn’t want to haul it to the curb – so I ended up with the leftovers.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Wednesday, October 02, 2013
During the government shutdown, there will be limited Internal Revenue Service operations; however, we at Liberty Tax want to remind taxpayers that the tax laws still remain in effect and everyone should continue “business as usual” - meaning the IRS still expects to receive your checks  and deadlines must still be met.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Rachel Dionisio on Tuesday, October 01, 2013
So many Americans are struggling to understand how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) works and applies to them. The reason being is that each individual’s situation is different.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Monday, September 30, 2013

“Get Your Affordable Care Act Together.” -Gordon D’Angelo. On a recent radio talk show, Liberty Tax owner Ray Nations put it about as plain and simple as it gets, “If a hurricane is coming, you prepare.” 

Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Tuesday, September 10, 2013
In case you missed the latest tax news, changes are ahead for same-sex marriages in the U.S. and abroad. Starting September 16th, the IRS and Department of Treasury will treat same-sex legally married couples as married for federal tax purposes.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Friday, August 30, 2013
While everyone else is bidding farewell to summer and heading back to school, I am jumping out of my skin excited! I’m what you would call one of those insanely crazy football fans. You know, the one who gets a lot of stares.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Monday, August 26, 2013
With July 4th well behind us, retailers are packing up the grills and hammocks and pulling out the “Back to School” banners. I do my best to shield my boys’ eyes when we walk through Target (why ruin their summer bliss); that doesn’t mean I’m not scouting out the back to school deals now.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Thursday, July 18, 2013