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New Orleans property tax bills expected to drop slightly next year

Source: nola.com - Dec 21, 2011

New Orleans property owners whose homes were not reassessed this year can expect a small decrease in the property tax bills that will arrive in January, although the exact size of the cut is still... Read more >

Category: Louisiana

Year-end tax planning

Source: budgeting-investing.ameriprise.com - Dec 15, 2011

By Ameriprise Financial Although tax planning is a year-round process, the last few months of the tax year present a unique opportunity to estimate your tax situation while you still have time to... Read more >

Category: IRS

Understanding personal tax credits

Source: budgeting-investing.ameriprise.com - Dec 15, 2011

By Ameriprise Financial By claiming personal tax credits on your federal income tax return, you may be able to significantly reduce your tax liability. Here's a look at some of the federal tax... Read more >

Category: IRS

7 ways to save on taxes before Dec. 31

Source: articles.sun-sentinel.com - Dec 15, 2011

December 13, 2011|By Donna Gehrke-White, Sun Sentinel Uncle Sam may provide you with a holiday treat — tax savings that can amount up to thousands of dollars — if you act before Dec. 31. The... Read more >

Category: IRS

GEORGIA CLIENTS: PREPAID WIRELESS 9-1-1 CHARGE

Source: etax.dor.ga.gov - Dec 15, 2011

Overview Effective January 1, 2012, all retail sellers of prepaid wireless must collect a fee of 75 cents per transaction and file a Prepaid Wireless 911 return. The fee was previously administered... Read more >

Category: General Business

Ten Tax Moves to Make Before the End of the Year

Source: foxbusiness.com - Dec 13, 2011

Written by Kay Bell Published November 30, 2011 Bankrate.com The year is winding down, and before long you'll find yourself caught up in holiday festivities. But before you start having too... Read more >

Category: IRS

Make Your Year-End Tax Savings List Now

Source: prnewswire.com - Dec 13, 2011

CHICAGO, Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ It's the season for making a list and checking it twice, but a holiday to-do list isn't the only one you should be working on before the year ends. Be... Read more >

Category: IRS

A new way to save tax-free

Source: money.cnn.com - Dec 13, 2011

By Janice Revell, contributor May 16, 2011: 12:33 PM ET FORTUNE -- Amid all the rancor in Washington over how to rein in the federal deficit, one thing seems inevitable: If you're a six-figure... Read more >

Category: IRS

Money: How to Save Money on Your Taxes: What Only A Tax Advisor Knows

Source: aymag.com - Dec 13, 2011

By: Carla Spainhour As Americans, we are all familiar with paying taxes whether it is income tax, sales tax, real property tax, personal property tax, gift tax or estate tax. One thing is certain,... Read more >

Category: IRS

How to Save on 2011 Business Taxes Using Depreciation, Deductions, Credits, Write-Offs and Timing to Cut Taxes

Source: biztaxlaw.about.com - Dec 13, 2011

By Jean Murray, About.com Guide It's the end of the 2011 tax year, but there is still time to take action on your company's financial position so you can save on business taxes. Print out this... Read more >

Category: IRS

Ways To Save Money On Your 2011 Tax Return

Source: pittsburgh.cbslocal.com - Dec 13, 2011

By: Jon Delano December 12, 2011 5:30 PM PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The tax year ends in less than three weeks and that means taxpayers looking to save money on their 2011 tax returns need to take... Read more >

Category: IRS

'Temporary' tax cuts plentiful, and often long-term

Source: usatoday.com - Dec 8, 2011

By Alex Wong, Getty Images WASHINGTON – President Obama wants to extend this year's payroll tax cut for another year. But if history is any guide, it could be on its way to becoming a permanent... Read more >

Category: IRS

Departments of Insurance and Revenue Urge Property Owners to Claim Citizens Rebate Before December 31 Deadline

Source: wwwprd.doa.louisiana.gov - Dec 5, 2011

For Release On: December 05, 2011 Baton Rouge: Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon and Department of Revenue Deputy Assistant Secretary Gary Matherne are urging those who have had a property and... Read more >

Category: Louisiana

Department of Revenue introduces LDR Mobile for smartphone users

Source: rev.louisiana.gov - Dec 5, 2011

November 29, 2011 BATON ROUGE – Owners of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets can interact with the Louisiana Department of Revenue through a new, mobile-friendly version of the LDR... Read more >

Category: Louisiana

Why Your Tax Bill Might Surge Next Year

Source: finance.yahoo.com - Dec 1, 2011

By Bob Jennings | Fox Business – Wed, Nov 9, 2011 3:00 AM EST In a recent tax planning meeting with one of our clients, we shocked them with what their income tax future looked like for 2013 if... Read more >

Category: IRS