January 1, 2011

Healthcare Reform… The Rest Of The Story

In my last column, I had fun picking on the stupidity of our state legislature’s feeble attempt to make sufferers of the common cold suffer even […]
January 1, 2011

Time to Start Cleaning up… How to “Merge Accounts” in QuickBooks

As we approach the end of the year many of us are beginning to get a nasty feeling that keeps nagging: “…dang! It’s already September?!?! I […]
September 17, 2013

REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS NEED A LOG OF TIME SPENT FOR RENTAL LOSS by John R. Bullis

Peter Hofinga and his wife Margaret Wong lost their U.S. Tax Court case to deduct rental losses on their returns.  They did not prove he spent […]
October 14, 2013

Open House And NevadaDay Celebration Event

Join us as we celebrate Nevada Day and the Grand Opening of COUNTRY Financial Agent: Jim Gray’s new office Enjoy a night of Beer Tasting, Live […]
October 30, 2013

ANOTHER IRS BAD APPLE by John R. Bullis

Of over 90,000 IRS employees there are bound to be a few “bad apples” that act wrongfully.  Most IRS employees are hard working, dedicated, intelligent and […]
November 6, 2013

How to Kill A Recovery

Did you know that the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council has ranked Nevada as the 3rd best tax system for business in the U.S.?  They also […]
November 22, 2013

DON’T SELL APPRECIATED REAL ESTATE, TRADE IT by John R. Bullis

If you bought rental real estate years ago before the Great Recession and it has gone down in value, you might have a big gain if […]
December 17, 2013

THE FEDERAL DISABILITY INSURANCE TRUST FUND PROBLEM By John R. Bullis

The Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Federal Disability Insurance Trust Funds sent identical letters on May 31, 2013 to the […]
January 7, 2014

MEDICAL EXPENSES By John R. Bullis

Some folks ask “just what is a medical expense” that I can deduct for income taxes? Medical expenses eligible to be deducted as itemized deductions on […]