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Cheap Gas, No Rules

Cheap Gas, No Rules

There’s a new day dawning in America, and it reminds me of the Roaring Twenties. One huge development is the collapse of oil prices. I just read that oil is trading at less than...

Someone is Posing as Me. How Scary is That?

Someone is Posing as Me. How Scary is That?

I never thought it could happen to me but it has. Someone is using my Social Security Number. I found out on Tuesday, when an AARP Tax Aide volunteer phoned to tell me the...

It’s Time to Scrap America’s Inefficient Tax Code

It’s Time to Scrap America’s Inefficient Tax Code

If it were up to me, there would be no income tax. I see it as an unwarranted imposition on citizens, forcing us to devote a lot of time and effort to collecting money...

That Dreaded Time of Year is Approaching

That Dreaded Time of Year is Approaching

Those ominous slips of paper are arriving in my mail box, reminding me of the various crumbs of income I received in 2010. I don’t open them. I know what’s inside. I put them...

I wonder if Oprah is using this genius CPA?

I wonder if Oprah is using this genius CPA?

With the turning of the calendar to March, march madness takes on a new meaning for those of us who are getting ramped up on filing our taxes in the USA.  For those of...