Education Tax Credits Help Pay Higher Education Costs

7/26/12

Two federal tax credits may help you offset the costs of higher education for yourself or your dependents. These are the American Opportunity Credit and the Lifetime Learning Credit. To qualify for either credit, you must pay postsecondary tuition and fees for yourself, your spouse or your...

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Job Search Expenses Can be Tax Deductible

7/26/12

Fall is a season that often leads to career and personal planning and major life decisions, such as buying a home, moving or a job change. If you are looking for a new job that is in the same line of work, you may be able to deduct some of your job hunting expenses on your federal income tax...

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Scott Jones Named OC RMA President

7/25/12

The Orange County Risk Management Association (OC RMA) is pleased to announce that Scott Jones has been named the organization’s president. The RMA is a member-driven professional association which seeks to promote the use of sound risk principles in the financial services industry; Scott is...

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Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare

7/24/12

By Paul Treinen, Tax Partner, While Nelson Diehl Evans LLP On June 28, 2012, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision regarding the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act (HCERA), which are...

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Thomas Kretschmar: Valuation

7/06/12

Thomas Kretschmar, CPA, CVA, is an Assurance Partner. He has over 30 years of accounting experience, including five years as a chief financial officer in private industry. He was first employed at White Nelson 1980-83, and returned to the company in 1988. He has been a partner since 1998. Thomas...

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