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Tax Tip: Find Easy-to-Use Online Tools on IRS.gov

4/20/17

If you need tax help, the IRS has many online tools. You can e-file your tax return, check your refund status or get your tax questions answered.  Best of all, you can use the tools on IRS.gov any time.  Wayne Lai, a WNDE tax manager, said, “The IRS provides an assortment of filing tools on the...

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Claiming a Tax Deduction for Medical and Dental Expenses

3/21/17

  Your Medical Expenses May Save You Money at Tax Time, But a Few Key Rules Apply Due to the 10% AGI threshold for taxpayers less than 65 years old, explained Krystle Dean, CPA, a senior tax manager for WNDE, clients often are not able to take the available tax deduction for medical...

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Developing a Mergers and Acquisitions Strategy

3/06/17

Mergers and acquisitions are an important part of the strategic long-term management of a company. So just what is a mergers and acquisition strategy?  A company merger is defined as the consolidation of companies or assets into one where the acquired company ceases to exist, and a company...

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WNDE Partner Paul Treinen Discusses Prospects for Tax Reform

2/28/17

U.S. businesses and individuals are, for the most part, hopeful of tax reform legislation this year as both the White House and U.S. Congress are focused on improving productivity and growth.  With the GOP in control of the White House and both the House and Senate, it appears that comprehensive...

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Seven Reasons Taxpayers Should E-file Their Taxes in 2017

2/14/17

Taxpayers who still file paper returns may find now is the best time to switch to e-file. Last year over 85 percent of taxpayers filed their taxes electronically. There are really no good reasons to paper file, said WNDE Partner Candace Huie, unless a filer is specifically prohibited from...

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Tax Tip: What You Need to Know about Taxable and Non-Taxable Income

2/01/17

  “All income is taxable unless there is a specific law that states the particular type of income is not taxable,” said Christina Wenk, a senior tax manager with WNDE. She offered some basic rules you should know to help you file an accurate tax return: Taxable income.  Taxable...

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identity theft and taxes

Tax Tip: How Identity Theft Can Affect Your Taxes

1/27/17

Tax-related identity theft normally occurs when someone uses your stolen Social Security number to file a tax return claiming a fraudulent refund.  Many people first discover the fraud after they file their taxes.  It’s becoming a bigger and bigger problem every year, said Erin Johnson, a...

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