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Why Americans HATE Taxes + 12 BAD Things We’d Rather Do Instead

“Let me tell you how it will be, There’s one for you, nineteen for me, ‘Cause I’m the taxman, yeah, I’m the taxman” – Taxman, The Beatles Tax Day: Two words that strike fear into the hearts of many. Yet this annual ritual of paying the piper won’t be going anywhere soon. Taxes help finance schools, […]

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Diabetes Tax Deductions: Tips for Claiming Medical Expenses

Living with diabetes is challenging for a number of reasons. When you get that life-changing diagnosis, it can be more than just a tad stressful. For one thing, you will have to change your entire lifestyle. What’s more, it’s crucial to find a diet program that works for diabetics. Needless to say, it’s a whole load […]

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Donations to Charity & Non-Profits: Which Are NOT Tax-Deductible?

Charitable Giving: How Do You Know What’s Tax-Deductible? Tax day is looming; now’s the time to gather all of your receipts to start itemizing charitable donations you have made over the year. You have kept all of your records, so imagine your surprise when a donation you made to a non-profit isn’t allowed as a deduction. […]

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Can You Deduct Landscaping on Your Taxes? Home Business Tax Write Offs

That said, taxes can be difficult, as write-offs often depend on each tax filer’s unique circumstances. Anything the government handles seems to be unnecessarily complicated, and this is true with our tax codes. (Why don’t they just let a company like Disney or Google handle it? They always seem to do a good job!) Since we can’t […]

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Concierge Medicine: Is It Tax Deductible?

Is concierge medical care a tax deduction? As our healthcare system becomes more bloated and inefficient, the cost of health care seems to keep going up, while the quality is going down. That’s why a lot of people are opting for “concierge” healthcare for a more personal experience. Getting more quality attention and face time […]