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“Who Knows What Evil Lurks in the Minds of Men and Women?”

While I was writing this article, I received a phone call that was an obvious scam (800-xxx-7676). The caller identified himself, in a very foreign accent and dialect, as a…

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More About Social Security Than You Want to Know

The Treasury Department I have noticed that individuals tend to claim their social security benefits early. The facts support that. Age 62 has always been the most popular claiming age….

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Somebody Needed to Say It! So, I Did!

I have noticed that individuals tend to claim their social security benefits early. The facts support that. Age 62 has always been the most popular claiming age. We have always…

Taxing Matters Jim Wilson CPA

Somebody Needed to Say It! So, I Did!

My horoscope for today said, “You will learn what you need to know and what you don’t need to know. Best of all, you will learn to tell the difference.”…

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Taxing Matters 12-8-2016

Bulletin: The U.S. Marshals Service is warning the public of a nationwide telephone scam involving individuals claiming to be U.S. marshals, court officers or law enforcement officials seeking to collect…

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Some Refunds Delayed in 2017: IR-2016-152

The Treasury Department has assured preparers that there will be no delay in filing for the 2016 year. However, they have indicated that a new law does change the refund…

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When Filing Income Taxes, Break-Even Can Be the Best Choice

The tax-filing season is swiftly approaching. Most people cringe when they hear that. Many people are hoping for a decent refund. Our clients ask, “How can I receive a bigger…

Taxing Matters Jim Wilson CPA

“Que Sera, Sera:” Whatever Will Be, Will Be

I remember Doris Day singing Que Sera, Sera. I was a child and yet the song created a strange calm in me. Why? The nature of life is that things…

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0.3% Is Hardly Worth the Effort

Of all the articles I have written, it seems the subject of Social Security has created the greatest number of responses. Many people, having reached the age(s) to file for…

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What’s The Rub, Bub?

Malcontented individuals seem to abound in our society. There seems to be more variation in ideals than ever before. How would I know? I am only 69 years old. I…