Upcoming Tax Reporting and Compliance Returns: What’s Due in January 2018

Tax season commences soon – let’s review some upcoming tax reporting and compliance returns that are due in January of 2018. January 16, 2018 Form 1040-ES: Estimated Tax Payment (4th Quarter 2017) If you don’t pay your income tax obligations through withholding because you are self-employed or are otherwise required...

How Much Should You Give to a Charity: Or is There a Formula For Determining How Much You Should Give vs How Much You Can Afford

This answer is something that an attorney often says to a client: “it depends”. This is a highly personal decision that can encompass many factors. The personal and or religious beliefs of the person and their spouse. How they think that they can best help. Whether the contribution is in...

So I Just Lost My Job. Can I Now Deduct My Job Hunting Expenses For Income Tax Purposes?

Article by Steve Moskowitz, J.D., LLM., Senior Partner and co-author Anthony Dsiodi, J.D., LLM., Senior Associate Date Published Jan 2009 San Francisco Business Times In these difficult economic times countless Americans have been forced to look for a new job. Many of our readers will be surprised to learn that...