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March 18, 2014 — Leave a comment

“Let’s be honest, taxes are not one of the most stimulating subjects around,” says Laughlin.  “So if you want to engage with young people you’ve got to give them something fun to engage in the conversation with. “

Up 6 percent from last year, nearly 27 million Americans have filed their 2013 taxes on their home computers. H&R Block has something to say about this new trend, and it has unveiled a new marketing campaign to get younger Americans to its offices and website for tax preparation help. Continue Reading…

*IRS seeks stay of earlier judge’s order halting rules — *Program was first attempt to regulate tax return preparers — * Opponents say IRS lacks authority for such regulation

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Health care reform is one of the most complex issues the US is confronted with.  Despite high levels of public interest in the debate, keeping up with even the most basic elements can be a drag. Check out this handy interactive infographic from H and R Block’s blog, Block Talk,  which helps explain some of the more common terms you need to know to be a part of the discussion.

Glossary: Your Guide to the Newest Health Care Jargon via H&R Block

JDKatz, P.C. is a full-service law firm focused on tax law and estate planning. We are dedicated to minimizing your existing liability and risks while providing valuable tax planning to streamline your tax issues in the future. Please call us at 301-913-2948 to schedule an appointment to meet with one of our trusted attorneys.

It’s that time of year again!  And 2012 may be the last year that the status quo rules for charitable deductions are in place.  The fiscal cliff is all but sure to bring a bundle of higher taxes, capped or nixed deductions, etc., so enjoy re-distributing your wealth like you normally would while you still can!  Below is an infographic from H&R Block, outlining the basics on charitable giving.  See the IRS’ tips for deducting charitable contributions for additional information.

Happy Giving!

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JDKatz, P.C. is a full-service law firm focused on tax law and estate planning. We are dedicated to minimizing your existing liability and risks while providing valuable tax planning to streamline your tax issues in the future. Please call us at 301-913-2948 to schedule an appointment to meet with one of our trusted attorneys.