February 14, 2018

Big Changes For Taxpayers

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was passed at the end of December 2017 with some of the most sweeping changes taxpayers have seen in 30 […]
December 29, 2017

2018 Minimum Wage Increased

Beginning January 1, 2018, the new minimum wage rate in Michigan increases to $9.25 for hourly employees. For employees aged 16 and 17, employers  are allowed […]
October 4, 2017

Your Receipts Are Important: Save Them!

Deduction opportunities abound for people who know the importance of saving their receipts and keeping proper documentation. When it comes to taking qualified deductions on your federal […]
August 29, 2017

529 College Savings Plan Distribution Rules

After years of putting money in your 529 college savings plan, you’re ready to start taking withdrawals to pay tuition bills. Do you know the rules […]
February 9, 2017

Can’t Itemize? You Can Still Claim Some Expenses

Can’t itemize? You can still claim some expenses on your 2016 federal income tax return. Here’s how you can benefit. * IRA and HSA contributions If […]
December 28, 2016

Clean Your Financial House For The New Year

No matter whether you apply the expression to changes in attitude or to life adjustments, the end of the year is a great time to assess […]
November 10, 2016

2017 Social Security Benefits

In 2017, retirees under full retirement age can earn up to $16,920 ($15,720 in 2016) before social security benefits are reduced.  
October 19, 2016

Fight Scammers The Old-School Way

Scam artists are relentless in finding ways to take your money. But some old-school methods are still effective for protecting yourself. Here are suggestions. Fortify your […]
September 7, 2016

Deadline For Retirement Plan

Looking for a business retirement plan that you can set up for 2016? You have until October 1 to adopt a SIMPLE plan.