Useful tax tips and information from Jerry Coon of Action Tax Service.
Health care provisions reviewed The two national health care bills—the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, as signed into law by President Obama last March—sure have been widely discussed in the election battle that ended this Tuesday. The point of both of these laws, in the end, is to require all Americans [...]
Some tax cuts not well known Next week’s election is one of the more important elections that we have had recently. I won’t over-dramatize the situation, but this election may mean much to you and me in a variety of matters. Jerry Coon Since I’m a tax person, I will concentrate on just the potential tax consequences of the election. I say “potential” because no [...]
RAL a thing of the past Jerry Coon, Enrolled Agent Recently, I wrote an article publicizing that the Internal Revenue Service, starting next January, is not going to provide something called the “debt indicator” to tax preparers and financial institutions. This is a big thing because the “debt indicator” is the one item that tax preparers and financial [...]
Integrity is a way of life My minister at Rockford Reformed Church, Rick Tigchon, sometimes hits a “grand slam” of a sermon. Since the baseball playoffs are in full swing, I thought I would borrow one of its terms to describe his wonderful sermon given to us this last Sunday. Since the Lions finally won a game, I know I should be using a football term. But I love [...]
Three new provisions to help small businesses In a previous article, I stated that our present Congress is not a “do nothing” Congress. They have shown that they are not afraid to pass bills and make laws. Not everyone agrees with the bills they have passed and laws they have instituted, but they do keep trying. Jerry Coon, Enrolled Agent For example, just last [...]