Month: September 2015

October due dates approaching fast

October is traditionally chock-full of scary activities such as horror-fests of books and movies, Halloween — and various tax due dates. Though it’s still September, those due dates are creeping up faster than you think. Fortunately, acting now can save…

“File and suspend” social security strategy

When considering ways to maximize your social security benefits, one strategy often suggested by financial planners and touted in the financial media is called “file and suspend.” Part of the Senior Citizens Freedom to Work Act, the “file and suspend”…

Tips for dissolving a partnership

You and your business partner have decided to part ways. The reasons are numerous. Perhaps your partner isn’t delivering the results originally anticipated, or perhaps you work 60 hours a week; your partner works 20. Maybe your vision has changed…

New law revises tax due dates

By their very definition, due dates and deadlines seem to be permanent limits. Yet these constraints are merely tools that can be changed when they fail to achieve their purpose. In July, Congress did just that by changing the initial…