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Centralia Accountant: “You Might Need To See This Again”

The IRS just released a study which shows that the average time it takes ALL taxpayers to do their taxes is a total of 18 hours. (Editor: I wonder what the number is for Centralia IL-area taxpayers? Probably even higher) The number is even higher if you don't just use...

Four Tips On Gently Encouraging Your College Graduate Living At Home To Independence by Alan Newcomb

It's a hard world out there, for sure. (You know it's tough when they can't even get the Best Picture award right at the Oscars!) And for our young millennials, it sure seems like things are harder than they were when we were entering the workplace life. If you...

Centralia CPA’s: “Back-of-the-Napkin Financial Principles Even *I* Use”

"The game of life is not so much in holding a good hand as playing a poor hand well." - H. T. Leslie Meeting with clients this past week (and the week before) has been a blast. No -- really! And yes, I know, I should get out more. The reason we enjoy doing...

The Behavior Profile of Our Centralia IL Clients with the Highest Level of Financial Security

The madness of March certainly delivered over the weekend, huh? Plenty of upsets and surprises, which always makes this time of year fun for basketball fans. Or, so I hear. After all, this tournament seems to happen yearly, and until the IRS changes the deadline for...

Failure To Plan

You have to see opportunity before you can seize it. - Greg Hickman Through the burger-soaked haze of my morning, I'm sitting down to write to you about something important. But before I get there and speaking of burgers, how WAS your weekend? I sure hope it was...

Alan Newcomb On What to Look For in an Executor of Estate

We work hard for our clients. Crafting elegant, tax-saving and easy-to-understand strategies to help you save on your taxes is a joy. And, of course, removing from our clients the annoying hassle of dealing closely with government paperwork, deadlines and personnel --...

Considering Filing A Tax Extension In Centralia IL? Read This First.

Last week, I wrote all about those deadlines. <shiver> I know for a fact that the very word can strike pain and anxiety into the hearts of certain of my clients (who shall remain nameless). So, this week ... well, I'm going to give you the chance to exhale a...

Three New Tax Implications for Buying or Selling a House in the Centralia IL Area

Sometimes real estate is more art than science.Because every homebuyer's situation is nuanced from home to realtor to geographic location, there's no cut-and-dried way to go about it, and that's whether you're investing, moving or selling.But there are a few things...

Make these moves now

The world of achievement has always belonged to the optimist. - Harold Wilkins Some weeks are harder than others. That's why I make it a point every week to sit down and write to you--to lift your eyes, to remind you of what's possible...and, in the doing, it does...

Centralia Tax Professional Answers, “How Warren Buffett Did It”

"Fortune favors the bold." - Virgil Ah, sweet May. I love it. The birds are chirping and the flowers are blooming. Once the weather begins to get warmer, you see people start thinking about summer and, of course, they want to lose weight to look good in...

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!