Your tax refund under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

You’ve heard all the hype about the new tax law. Perhaps your paychecks were a bit bigger in 2018. But lots of people have one question on their minds right now. Am I going to get a huge tax refund this year? Maybe. But maybe not. First, let’s look at what all the fuss is …


Will I owe tax when I trade in my business vehicle?

Prior to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), taxpayers could exchange like-kind business property (such as trading in a business vehicle) and defer any gain until the property was ultimately sold. Property that was eligible for this tax-free exchange included both real and personal property. If you traded in a business vehicle in 2017 …


3 helpful links for tax planning in 2019

There are some significant tax changes in 2019 that will affect the tax return you file in 2020. Now is the time to make a plan that allows you to take advantage of these changes. Below is easy access to three links we recommend you read as you plan for the new year. 1. Retirement …


How can I reduce my tax liability before the end of the year?

If you have completed a tax projection that shows tax due, now is the time to look at ways you can reduce or defer your tax burden before the end of the year. Where should I invest to reduce my personal tax liability? Individual taxpayers can take advantage of various tax planning strategies. Here are …


Do I need a tax projection?

As this year is coming to a close, many of us are already thinking forward to tax time. Now is the time to look at your full financial picture while there is still time to make financial decisions that will impact your tax burden. How do I get started on my tax projection? First, contact …


Tax Planning and The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Tax Planning and The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act The tax year 2018 is quickly ending. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) makes tax planning more challenging this year, but certainly not impossible. Over the following weeks, we will be discussing various aspects of the TCJA, which must be considered to maximize the tax …