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18
Oct
2015
18.10.2015

Contributing to a traditional employer-sponsored defined contribution plan, such as a 401(k), 403(b) or 457 plan, offers many benefits:

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17
Oct
2015
17.10.2015

The tax treatment of investment income varies, and not just based on whether the income is in the form of dividends or interest. Qualified dividends are taxed at the favorable long-term capital...

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16
Oct
2015
16.10.2015

Teenagers’ retirement may seem too far off to warrant saving now, but IRAs can be perfect for teens precisely because they’ll likely have many years to let their accounts grow tax-deferred or...

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15
Oct
2015
15.10.2015

Mortgage interest rates are still at historically low levels, but they’re expected to go up by year end. So if you’ve been thinking about helping your child – or grandchild – buy a home, consider...

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14
Oct
2015
14.10.2015

By distributing profits in the form of dividends rather than salary, an S corporation and its owners can avoid payroll taxes on these amounts. Because of the additional 0.9% Medicare tax on wages...

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12
Oct
2015
12.10.2015

Brown Edwards & Company, LLP is pleased to announce that Melissa C. Stanley, CPA has joined the firm as a partner in the Roanoke office. Prior to joining Brown Edwards, Melissa was a partner in...

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11
Oct
2015
9
Oct
2015
09.10.2015

With the U.S. Supreme Court’s June 25 decision upholding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) yet again, employers subject to the act’s information reporting provision can no longer afford to put off...

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8
Oct
2015
08.10.2015

Even though portability now allows married couples to use up both spouses’ estate tax exemptions without having to make lifetime asset transfers or set up trusts, this “easier” path isn’t necessarily...

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7
Oct
2015
07.10.2015

If you donate your vehicle, the value of your deduction can vary greatly depending on what the charity does with it. You can deduct the vehicle’s fair market value (FMV) if the charity:

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