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18 March 2014
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Exclusion for Cancelled Home Mortgage Debt

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Exclusion for Cancelled Home Mortgage Debt   If a lender cancels or forgives a debt you owe, you generally have to pay taxes on […]


27 February 2014
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Deducting Medical and Dental Expenses

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Deducting Medical and Dental Expenses If you plan to claim a deduction for your medical expenses, there are some new rules this year that […]


20 February 2014
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Four Estate Planning Mistakes to Avoid

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4 Estate Planning Mistakes to Avoid Delay – Individuals who often wait to start the planning process do so until there is insufficient time […]


11 February 2014
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The Cost of Taking Gold! Taxing Olympic Gold Medal Winners

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The Cost of Taking Gold!  Taxing Olympic Gold Medal Winners Unbeknownst to some, an American citizen is taxed on their worldwide income irregardless of […]


4 February 2014
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Is Discharged Debt Really Income

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Is Discharged Debt Really Income? During these tough economic times, an individual struggling financially typically breathes a sigh of relief when a creditor decides […]