Disability Business Overhead Expense Insurance

By guest author Lawrence B. Keller, CLU, ChFC, CFP? As the owner of a medical or dental practice, you are the key to its success. Your patients and staff rely on you. If you become disabled, you may be unable to provide the services your patients expect or the...

Will mortgage rate increases cool a hot housing market?

By our guest writer Bob Cahill: Of course no one really knows if the increase in mortgage rates will cool a hot housing market.? The answer depends on factors that are worth watching in the coming months, ?especially if you?re in the market to purchase. First of all,...

Spring Clean Up Project #3: Your Credit Report

Currently, three companies, Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion, track everyone’s credit histories. Don’t forget that banks, lenders, retailers, landlords, and other “credit grantors” use credit reports generated by these companies to determine...

IRS Online Tax Tools for Small Business and Self-Employed

From IRS Tax Tips News: You don?t need to be a tax expert when you?re running a business, but you may need to know the basics so your business can run smoothly. The IRS.gov Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center has useful tax information and services for...

IRS SIMPLIFIES CALCULATING HOME OFFICE DEDUCTION

Check out Rev-Proc 2013-13 to learn about a simplified way that taxpayers can calculate the home office deduction starting in 2013. Here is the press release issued by the IRS: IRS Announces Simplified Option for Claiming Home Office Deduction Starting This Year;...