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Alan Newcomb’s Holiday Season Prayer

I came in to the office this morning, and I noticed that traffic is already a little lighter around town. Many of us are still working, but I have plenty of friends who have already taken time away from work, starting today. Whatever your faith background, it's hard...

Newcomb’s 6-Step Plan For Preparing For A Financial Emergency

Here at Team Alan Newcomb, we are working hard through a pile of returns for our Centralia IL tax clients, both from extensions and for corporate filings (due tomorrow, 9/15, as I sit down to write this on Monday morning!) -- but that doesn't mean I won't carve out...

Start the decade right

Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. - Henry David Thoreau Well, now the holidays are truly behind us, and this is the week where reality sets in for everybody. No more family (which might be a relief?), no more parties, no more presents. Just...daily...

Alan Newcomb’s 2017 Tax Planning Guide

The third quarter of 2017 is officially behind us, and we are moving into the final portion of our year. The NFL is in full swing, school is back, and life begins to barrel at all of us in new ways. Believe it or not, the holidays are around the corner! (In fact,...

Alan Newcomb On How to Win Through Giving

The fall is here, but before we're able to *really* enjoy it around here at Team Newcomb, we are carefully working through our roster of 2014 tax returns that were put on extension. As I mentioned last week -- we are still able to set appointments for other matters...

Newcomb’s Tax Extension Cheat Sheet

This has been an intense tax season. For those of us in the tax professional community, there have been emails, message board postings and blog posts flying about the difficulties that many have been facing with regards to all of the additional paperwork called for in...

Alan Newcomb’s 4 Secret Financial Tips To Start Using Today

Meeting with clients for mid-year planning sessions the past few weeks has been wonderful. No -- really! And yes, I know, I should get out more. The reason we enjoy doing this (especially this time of year), is seeing that look on our clients' faces when we identify...

Preparing a Disaster Plan In Centralia IL

All of our hearts are with Houston, and the areas surrounding that have been devastated in the past few days. It feels a bit like Katrina did, though the true measure of the disaster is still yet to be understood (as in New Orleans). What *is* clear is that many...

Training Your Heart For Good Financial Stewardship In Centralia IL

Working with my Centralia IL clients' finances over the years has given me a bit of a crash course in human behavior. Often, I'm floored by the generosity I see displayed by many clients -- even those without significant means. Other times ... well, I think that we...

2012 Numbers for Tax Preparation for Centralia TaxPayers

Memorial Day weekend often feels a little incongruous, don't you think? Burgers, pools, picnics -- set against the solemn backdrop of remembrance for the sacrifice of so many thousands who have laid down their lives so we can have those freedoms. However, when you...

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!