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Alan Newcomb Reveals The Billionaire’s 4 Keys to Success

Well, after the midterm election results have settled for a while, I promised I would pipe in with my thoughts about what this means for tax policy moving forward. Here they are: ... Yes, you read that right. Despite what may seem like a fundamental shift in the...

Alan Newcomb’s 2014 Tax Time Document Chase List

Just a little over two weeks from now, we will begin filing client tax returns to the IRS (electronically), and our Centralia IL tax preparer offices will be jumping. --> And by the way, though we aren't *filing* until the 31st, we at Team Newcomb ARE working...

New credit card rules can trap you

"Old times never come back and I suppose it's just as well. What comes back is a new morning every day in the year, and that's better." - George Edward Woodberry Last week, I sent a note re: avoiding an audit, and I've heard from quite a few friends and clients who...

Centralia IL Tax Professional Warns of 2013 Tax Changes and Expiring Tax Breaks

I've been very affected by what happened in the Philippines last week, even safely ensconced in our Centralia IL tax preparation office. It's shocking, painful, and the devastation wrought by "the worst storm of all time" is only barely being uncovered. One report I...

Alan Newcomb Answers “Where’s My Refund?”, And Other Questions For After Your Return Is Filed

This is never a very fun "holiday", but it's worth marking every year. Friday, April 24th is our National "Tax Freedom Day" -- that's the date by which you've finally worked enough days just to pay off your taxes for the year. The rest of the year is your "take home"...

Alan Newcomb Suggests You Don’t Just Pass Along Money …

We're knee-deep in tax forms and legal documentation this week (with a nice little dash of healthcare forms thrown in, new for this year). Our families miss us (though apparently, according to the commercial last night, all will be forgiven if I purchase my child a...

How Comprehensive Travel Insurance Can Help Centralia IL Families Avoid Vacation Nightmares

First off, a quick reminder that estimated taxes for the second quarter are due June 15th. This one always feels as if it came a little quick (2 months instead of the normal 3), so if this applies to you, you'll want to make sure you have that all set up in time....

Newcomb On Real World College Expenses

There was some eye­-opening news recently about student debt. From the WSJ article: http://on.wsj.com/1fEi4eG ... ... As of July, 6.9 million Americans with student loans hadn't sent a payment to the government in at least 360 days, quarterly data from the Education...

The coming tax ‘Armageddon’ for you

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. - Mark Twain Can you believe it's...

Re: A salve for all this chaos

If you've been paying attention to the news the last few weeks, it seems that we've been reeling a bit as a nation, and on the world stage. However, it looks like the Ebola mess may be a little more contained than was initially feared (though still very terrible). The...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!