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Newsletter 2016


published on 09.12.2016 in Newsletter tagged

Benjamin Franklin said that two things are inevitable in life: death and taxes.   And the nice thing about death is that it’s the end of campaigning. 2016. The year started with the Republicans complaining about rigged elections and ended with the Democrats complaining about rigged elections. 50% of the people had a fight over the […]

Newsletter 2015


published on 09.12.2015 in Newsletter tagged

Benjamin Franklin said that two things are inevitable in life: death and taxes.    And the nice thing about death is no one is running for election. Started out with the United Nations declaring 2015: The year of light. By the end of the year it was declared the year of the eclipse. Everything became politicized.  […]

Newsletter 2014


published on 22.01.2014 in Newsletter tagged

Benjamin Franklin said two things are inevitable in life: Death and Taxes. And the nice thing about death is that climate change is an acceptable fact. 2014. Starting off with the War in Afghanistan winding down and ending with the Cold War coming back, along with the Crusades. The movie Fifty Shades of Gray is […]

Newsletter 2013


published on 14.01.2014 in Newsletter tagged

Benjamin Franklin said two things are inevitable in life: death and taxes. But he forgot to mention the third: gridlock. 2013. It was a year that came and went and if you wondered what the heck happened, you joined the rest of us. It started out with the second Obama administration and the announcement by […]

Newsletter 2012


published on 07.01.2013 in Newsletter tagged

Benjamin Franklin said that there were two things inevitable in life: death and taxes.  And the nice thing about death is that there are no elections. Though there are debates. 2012. The year started out with the country deeply divided between Democrats, Republicans and the undecided. 2.6 Billion dollars later. The country was deeply  divided between […]

Newsletter 2011


published on 11.01.2012 in Newsletter tagged

Newsletter 2010


published on 20.12.2010 in Newsletter tagged

Benjamin Franklin said that two things were inevitable in life: death and taxes. And the nice thing about death is that you don’t need bipartisan cooperation.

2010. The year began with people singing the old depression hit “Brother Can You Spare a Dime?” and it ended with the country still out of tune.

The year started out with Sarah Palin abandoning her Alaska governorship. She thought lame duck were two four letter words. It ended with her living the American Dream… having her own reality show.

Liberals started their own Green Tea Party.

Mark Twain just had his autobiography published. One hundred years after his death. Jon Stewart has been compared to Twain. Of course, Mark Twain didn’t have a stable of comedy writers. Unless you want to count Samuel Clemens.

Once leader of the committee that writes tax law, Representative Charlie Rangel, learned how long it takes to fully depreciate a political career.

Bristol Palin proved the old political adage. Republicans can’t dance but they can sure vote. As a counter political move, Michelle Obama tried out for American Idol.

Scream 5 came out before Scream 4. Scream 4 actors David Arquette and Courtney Cox are separating.

Newsletter 2009


published on 11.12.2009 in Newsletter tagged

Benjamin Franklin said that two things were inevitable in life: death and taxes. And the nice thing about death is that the Congress doesn’t debate it. 2009.A year so tough that many people wish that the Mayan calendar ended three years earlier. Those of you using the Mayan calendar as an appointment book be sure […]

Tax Links


published on 08.12.2009 in Tax Planning tagged

Internal Revenue Service: http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/formspubs/index.html Franchise Tax Board: http://www.ftb.ca.gov State Payment Options for Individuals: http://www.ftb.ca.gov/online/payment_choices.html Employment Development Department: http://www.edd.ca.gov Request for State Disability: http://www.edd.ca.gov/direp/dirq2501.htm Unemployment Insurance Applications: http://www.edd.ca.gov/uirep/uiappind.htm Online Tax Payments: http://www.officialpayments.com

Be Prepared


published on 05.12.2009 in Tax Planning tagged

It’s easier than you think! A little well directed energy can make doing your tax return less taxing. Here’s how…. Be Prepared: It’s easy. Keep everything. The most basic record keeping is “Brown Bagging”. Keep all your receipts (yes, even the grocery store) during the year and put them in a brown bag. Get Organized: […]