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    We handle every aspect of tax law: preparing tax returns, representing clients during audits, resolving IRS and state tax controversies, and creating tax planning strategies for the future.

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When should I itemize my expenses?

You've heard that itemizing your expenses could save you money on your tax return. But you don't want to go to all the trouble of itemizing every deductible expense you accrued over the year only to discover the standard deduction is going to get you a bigger refund.

How do I know which filing status to pick?

Preparing your tax return can be a complicated mix of math and tax-specific jargon that’s difficult to understand. One fundamental question that many tax payers struggle with is the difference between the various filing statuses—and the relative advantages of each. Some people qualify for more than one status, and it’s important to understand how to pick the best status for your circumstances.

Why you should file a tax return even if it’s not required

It’s not mandatory for everyone to file a federal tax return. If your income was below a certain threshold last year, you may not be required to file a return this year either. We all know how tedious and confusing it can be to do your taxes. If you have a free pass to avoid the hassle this year, you should take it, right?

Tax filing tips for new parents

If you just became a parent last year, you may be unfamiliar with how this life change impacts your taxes. The filing process is significantly different after you have kids, and many new parents miss out on important tax breaks.

IRS warns: you still owe taxes on cryptocurrency.

You may have heard the term “cryptocurrency” being thrown around in recent years. If you’re one of the early adopters of this digital currency transaction technology—e.g., Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin—then this notice applies to you: The IRS has issued a reminder that although this type of currency may be virtual, it’s still traceable—and you still owe taxes on such income.

Relocating? You may be able to deduct your moving expenses.

Moving to a new home can be time-consuming, exhausting and expensive. However, many people don’t realize that when they relocate, they may be able to deduct their moving expenses on their tax return. Depending on how much your move cost, this deduction could spell significant savings.

Do I need to file a tax return for a loved one who passed away?

When someone close to you passes away, there are an overwhelming number of emotions and responsibilities to contend with. Probably the last thing on your mind is the decedent’s income tax obligations. However, it’s important to know that an income tax return must still be filed for this person.

Married couples could benefit from filing separate tax returns.

If you’re like the vast majority of Americans, when you got married, you and your spouse started filing a joint tax return without giving it a second thought. While there’s nothing wrong with this, under certain circumstances, filing separately can actually earn you a bigger refund.

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