Enjoy Deductions for Summer T&E Expenses

Reap tax rewards for travel and entertainment What are your plans for the summer? If you have a business trip scheduled for a place you would like to visit personally, you might decide to combine a little pleasure with your business. Similarly, you may invite some of your best clients to your home for a
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Be Sure About Estimated Tax Payments

How to avoid underpayment penalties Even though you just put your 2016 tax return to bed, you cannot rest easy. It is already time to pay attention to your tax liability for 2017. Significantly, you may be required to pay installments of “estimated tax” for this year, especially if you are self-employed or retired. The
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This Retirement Planning Move Avoids Tax

Benefit from a rollover to an IRA If you receive a distribution from an employer’s retirement plan, such as a 401(k), you are generally required to pay ordinary income tax on the payout. However, with a timely maneuver, you can continue to postpone paying the tax until you are ready to make withdrawals. Basic rules:
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Seven Ways to Step Up SEO

Guidance for small-business owners How do you push your small company to appear near the top of a website search? It requires a better understanding of search engine optimization (SEO). For some small-business owners, however, this is like learning a foreign language. Here are seven ways to improve your “speech” in this area. 1. Keyword
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