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November 12, 2016
Late on election night, when it became evident that Trump was likely to win despite consistently trailing in the polls, foreign markets went into a deep dive. Many observers expected a similar reaction when the U.S. stock market opened on November 9, but after an initial drop, the S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, and NASDAQ rose throughout the day, and all three indexes closed up more than 1%.
October 26, 2016
Open enrollment begins Nov. 1, ends December 15 for Jan. 1 coverage. Open enrollment ends Jan. 31.
April 11, 2016
Are your taxes done? Do you need an extension?
February 21, 2016
When Congress unexpectedly eliminated two Social Security claiming strategies as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, retirement planning got a little more complicated for people who expected to use those strategies to boost their retirement income.
February 2, 2016
Did you get all you could from college education tax credits? Some websites will charge you a commission to clean up what others missed. For us, their secret sauce is standard operating procedure.
January 10, 2016
What are these 1095 forms? Which employers are expected to file them? Which employees should be expecting them? What happens if employees file their personal tax returns before receiving their 1095-B and/or 1095-C?
January 8, 2016
Compare Smith, Kunz's average tax preparation fees with national and regional averages. Smith & Kunz offers Rexburg and Idaho Falls with quality tax preparation at low costs.
January 4, 2016
For those employers (and employees) that will have to deal with the new 1095-B and 1095-C forms, the IRS has extended the deadline for reporting to individuals from February 1 to March 31.
December 31, 2015
This is meant as a quick reference for key income tax numbers.
December 23, 2015
Bonus Depreciation, Section 179 Expensing, education credits, donations from IRAs and many other popular but temporary tax provisions, commonly referred to as "tax extenders", had expired in 2014. Congress finally addressed these provisions.