December 26, 2017
Expiring after 12/31/2025 unless otherwise noted
Take action now: There is still time to take advantage of a few tax tips as deductions in 2017 are projected to be more valuable than waiting until 2018.
· Pay 2017 state taxes in 2017. (unless subject to AMT)
· Prepay 2018 real estate property taxes in 2017. (unless subject to AMT)
· Accelerate charitable contributions.
· Prepay Miscellaneous itemized deductions.
We buy pets as holiday gifts with the best of intentions. Haven’t decades of commercials shown us that there’s nothing more adorable than a cute little ball of fluff jumping out of a gift-wrapped box into its new owners’ welcoming arms?
While most of us look forward to the holiday season, it can also be a major source of stress. We’ve borrowed several fast and easy mindfulness techniques you can use to help reduce stress when your “Ho-Ho-Ho!” turns into “Oh-No-No.”
When is the last time you thought about what you’re most thankful for? If you’re like most of us, it was probably last Thanksgiving. But even crazy and chaotic years have their points of light, so here’s a handy list to help prepare yourself in case you’re put on the spot at this year’s Thanksgiving dinner. By the way, It’s also a good reminder of just how much we have to be thankful for.