January 12, 2022

Getting Ready to Prepare Taxes – Auto Expense

Wow!  2022 already?  What happened to 2021?  As I get older, it really does become a blur. I am going to do a multi-part series on […]
December 29, 2021

Merry Christmas!

Who is reading a goofy CPA’s article on Christmas Day?  Well maybe you’re like me and you had all the kids and grandkids over a few […]
December 15, 2021

Inflation Strategies – Part 1 Individuals

The ugly monster is back.  After an almost 40 year break from the ravages of hyper-inflation, we’ve gotten soft and have forgotten how to live in […]
December 8, 2021

Feeling “Charitable” And Want To Give

There are two kinds of givers.  Those who research and think through their options, then deliberately support a charitable endeavor they believe in.  And then there […]
December 1, 2021

Gig Economy Tax Tips

Here is an interesting statistic that I came across recently.  According to recent data from the Federal Reserve, nearly on out of every three Americans is […]
December 1, 2021

Income Averaging For Farmers

How many of you remember when you were a kid that you dreamed of being a farmer or a rancher?  What!  Am I the only one […]
November 17, 2021

Clean Up Your Stock Portfolio

Anybody can own some stocks.  In fact, I encourage everybody to get into the stock market.  A simple concept called “dollar cost averaging” means that you […]
November 10, 2021

Protect Yourself From Fraud

Do you loose sleep at night wondering if you’ve been a victim of fraud?  Not me.  I have too many other things that keep me up […]
October 25, 2021

How Long to Keep Tax Records

So, I get asked often, “How long should I keep my tax records?”  My standard answer is… “Minimum of 3 years, better is 6 years.” Normally, […]