rgstinsoncpa.com RSS Feed https://rgstinsoncpa.com/ Take a look at our recent blog posts and client newsletter articles. en-us Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 What are Estimated Tax Payments? https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Estimated tax is the tax paid on income not subject to withholding, such as income from self-employment, interest and dividends, rent, prizes and awards, and gains from the sale of assets. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Tips to Help You Figure Out if Your Gift is Taxable https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#3 If you've given money or property to someone as a gift, you may owe federal gift tax. There are, however, exceptions. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Tax Considerations When Selling Your Small Business https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#1 If you've decided to sell your business, you may be looking forward to lazy days ahead with plenty of cash on hand. The reality, however, is that without a tax planning strategy in place, you could be liable for capital gains and other taxes - leaving you with far less cash than you anticipated. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Expat Compliance With US Tax Filing Obligations https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#4 If you're an expat who has relinquished - or intends to relinquish - your US citizenship but still has US tax filing obligations (including owing back taxes), you'll be relieved to know there are IRS procedures in place that allow you to come into compliance and receive relief for any back taxes owed. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Changing Jobs? Don't Forget About Your 401(k) https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#2 One of the most important questions you face when changing jobs is what to do with the money in your 401(k) account. Making the wrong move could cost you thousands of dollars or more in taxes and lower returns. Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Tax Withholding for Seasonal and Part-Time Employees https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Part-time and seasonal employees are subject to the same tax withholding rules that apply to other employees. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#2 Tax Return Tips for Last-Minute Filers https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#1 If you've been procrastinating about filing your tax return this year, here are some tips that might help. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#1 Saving for Education: Understanding 529 Plans https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Section 529 plans are an excellent way to save for your child's education and can be used for pre-college and vocational education expenses as well as college. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#3 Deducting Business-Related Car Expenses https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#5 If you're self-employed and use your car for business, you can deduct certain business-related car expenses. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#5 Avoiding Tax Surprises When Retiring Overseas https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Are you approaching retirement age and wondering where you can retire to make your retirement nest egg last longer? Retiring abroad may be the answer. But first, it's important to look at the tax implications because not all retirement destinations are created equal. Sat, 01 May 2021 09:00:00 -0500 https://www.rgstinsoncpa.com/newsletter.php#4 Advantages of HSAâ??s and IRAâ??s â?? which should you fund first? https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=63 Advantages of HSAâ??s and IRAâ??s â?? which should you fund first? Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=63 Accountable Plans: Employee Reimbursement of Business Expenses https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=62 Accountable Plans: Employee Reimbursement of Business Expenses Wed, 01 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=62 Choosing an Entity for your Business? Consider the Taxes https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=61 Choosing an Entity for your Business? Consider the Taxes Thu, 10 Mar 2016 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=61 Obamacare 2016 Guide https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=60 Obamacare 2016: What You Need to Know Thu, 07 Jan 2016 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=60 What to Know When Hiring Family Help https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=58 What to Know When Hiring Family Help Wed, 19 Aug 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=58 Starting a Business in New Hampshire https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=57 Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=57 Failure to Pay Payroll Taxes https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=56 Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=56 Rental Real Estate https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=55 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=55 2015 Tax Provisions https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=54 2015 Tax Provisions Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=54 Tax Changes for 2015: A Checklist https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=53 Tax Changes for 2015: A Checklist Mon, 12 Jan 2015 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=53 2013 New and Changed Tax Provisions https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=52 2013 New and Changed Tax Provisions Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=52 House Passes Extenders Bill https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=51 House Passes Extenders Bill Thu, 04 Dec 2014 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=51 FREE Social Security Seminar https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=50 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=50 Tax Breaks for Every Life Stage - 2 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=49 This is the second in a 4-part Blog discussing tax breaks at various stages of life. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=49 Tax Breaks for Every Life Stage- 1 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=48 Tax Breaks for Every Life Stage- 1 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=48 Affordable Care Act Update https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=47 By: Tanya Ouellette Wed, 09 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=47 Cancellation of Indebtedness Income https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=46 Have you received at 1099-C? What does this mean? How do you record this income on your tax return? As with many questions relating to taxes, the answer is â??It dependsâ?! Thu, 16 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=46 Time is Running Out https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=45 What can you do now to lower your 2013 income tax bill? Do you really want to? There are a lot of issues to consider as 2013 winds down and comes to an end. While many are talking about the Affordable Care Actâ??s mandate for individuals to buy health insurance, others are trying to avoid the Medicare surtaxes which are also a part of health care reform. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=45 Does Maximizing Alimony Make Sense? https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=44 Find out if maximizing alimony makes sense for you Tue, 26 Nov 2013 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=44 Defense of Marriage Act https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=43 Defense of Marriage Act â?? How does this affect Employers and Employees? Thu, 31 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=43 Tax Saving Opportunities for Same Sex Married Couples https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=41 Tax Saving Opportunities for Same Sex Married Couples Fri, 11 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=41 Does the Affordable Care Act change how we deduct medical costs? https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=40 Wondering how the Affordable Care Act may impact the way you deduct medical costs on your tax return? Check out this blog written by one of the partners here at Stinson Associates Tue, 01 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0500 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=40 Frequently Asked Questions https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=38 Frequently Asked Questions Wed, 20 Feb 2013 09:00:00 -0600 https://stinsoncpa.com/blog.php?id=38