Blog December 12, 2018

The Man With the (Tax-Free) Bag

These days it seems like every day brings new controversy to further divide Americans: red states squaring off against blue states and partisanship crossing the line into tribalism. And that’s just as true with the holidays as with anything else. Is fruitcake really an abomination? Is Die Hard really a Christmas movie? Is Baby It’s Cold Outside really a […]

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Blog December 5, 2018

Paying Your Tax Bill With Magic Beans?

If you pay attention to financial news, you can’t escape hearing about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin is just like country music, Justin Bieber, and pineapple on pizza — people either love it, or hate it, but there’s no middle ground. The billionaire Warren Buffet dismisses it as a “mirage,” a “Buck Rogers” phenomenon, and […]

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Blog November 28, 2018

Paul Dion speaks to Real Estate Investors at QLS Live 2018

Paul’s presentation at the Smart Real Estate Coach QLS Event 2018! Interested in having Paul speak at your event? For more information, email Stephanie@pauldioncpa.com or call our office at 508-853-3292 and ask for Stephanie. QLS Event: https://www.qlsevent.com/get-your-ticket-now Smart Real Estate Coach: https://www.smartrealestatecoach.com/  

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Blog November 28, 2018

Carrots Versus Sticks

Take a look at our Internal Revenue Code. No, really, take a good look. (You can buy it on Amazon for just $161.89: two thick paperbacks totaling 4,968 pages. You even get free Prime shipping!) At first glance, it’s all about the revenue. For FY 2019, federal income taxes should hit nearly $1.7 trillion. Payroll taxes […]

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Blog November 27, 2018

Over-the-Top Thanks For This Tax “Break”

Wall Streeters have a lot to give thanks for this holiday season. Earnings are up, so bonuses are up. And that, in turn, means taxes are up, too. The New York Post just reported that Wall Street Bankers Are Throwing Excessive Parties To Dodge Taxes. But will the wining and dining actually put money back in their pockets? […]

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Blog November 14, 2018

LeBron James Scoffs at These Taxes

If you were coaching your kid’s basketball team, you wouldn’t win many games if you told them to aim for the backboard. Your opponents might love you, but there would be at least one dad in the stands screaming at you the entire time. So why have some tax collectors given up aiming for the hoop and […]

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