How NOT to Hire Your Kids

It’s been awhile since we offered one of our technical Client Alert letters. (Of course, it’s also been awhile since any change in tax law gave a reason to alert clients!) But on March 8, the Tax Court issued a cautionary decision that applies to all of our clients...

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It’s April 18… Now What?

Everyone remembers where they were when Kennedy was shot. (For most of us, I suspect, the answer is “not born.”) But do you remember where were you at 4:34 on Monday afternoon? Tony “Loopholes” Amatore was pressing “Send” on the email below, and it’s well worth...

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Our Hero of the Week

Our hero of the week for April 14 is John Drawdy, of Woodstock, GA. John joined us for yesterday’s Member Call-In, and apologized for missing the previous week because he had been taking his family on a seven-day Disney cruise. (Not one of those dinky three-day...

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Inquiring Minds Want to Know

There’s an amazing story making the rounds of newsrooms right now that you can harness to grow your tax-planning business. No, it’s not The National Enquirer’s bombshell claim of Senator Ted Cruz’s five affairs (although they were right about John Edwards). No, it’s...

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The Difference between Us and Them

If you’re like most tax professionals right now, your nose has been buried in returns for the last eight weeks. With two weeks left in “the season,” you’re too busy to even be thinking about growing your business after April 18, let alone actually doing anything about...

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