Useful tax tips and information from Jerry Coon of Action Tax Service.
Saginaw Bay is flat-out full of fish. Of course, only about half of them are keeper-size walleyes. The rest, from personal experience, are catfish, drum, gar-pike, northern pike, perch, and small walleyes. Last week, me and my old college buddies, Gary McCrimmon and his son Jason, Grant McCrimmon, and his son, Scott, and their friends Jeremy and Cade, that normally go to [...]
Last week, I discussed four problem areas that tax professionals encountered this past season. 1. Education Credit Calculation Issues. 2. Issues with Identity Theft. 3. Contact Issues with the Internal Revenue Service. 4. Issues with the Affordable Care Act. Without changes, all four areas will remain problem areas in the future. Each has its own set of problems and [...]
Next Monday is Memorial Day and it is our chance to honor veterans, both living and those who have passed on, who gave up portions, and in many cases all, of their lives to defend our country. Since the beginning of our country, approximately 42 million men and women have served in our military. Over 600,000 have died in various battles in those 200 plus years. Many of [...]
The Coons have done something for the last several years that I believe not many Michiganders do. To kick off the camping season, we go camping for the first weekend in May down to Northern Indiana. The weather is usually at least a week warmer and, in most years, spring has sprung. The downside is Indiana seems to get more spring-time rains than West Michigan so it can [...]
Last Friday evening, the Rockford Area Community Endowment (R.A.C.E) held their annual Recognition Banquet at the Rockford Sportsman’s Club. It was a wonderful event and not just because the dinner, dessert, drink and key-note speaker, Tom Rademacher, were excellent. It was excellent because we all gathered to induct three individuals to be honored at [...]