What are the effects of moving between the 10%, 15%, 25% and 28% marginal tax brackets? The answer, like most questions on tax, is that it depends. Different levels of income and family situations dictate the different level of income taxes paid. There is a difference to be aware of when moving from the 15% [...]Continue Reading →
When you have ideas of starting a retail business, you dream of the storefront, what youâ€™ll sell, and how much youâ€™ll charge for it. The last thing on your mind is the first thing you have to accomplish. That is letting your State and Federal Government know that you are doing this. [...]Continue Reading →
â€œOur new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.â€
The above Benjamin Franklin quote highlights the certainty of taxes. Taxes will always be there in some form or another. The first personal income tax [...]Continue Reading →
The tax time is just around the corner! I hope everyone had a wonderful 2011 both tax-wise, and more importantly, lifestyle wise; spent with happy moments with family, friends and you all are in a better position now than one year ago.
2011 was a year that was very good to me. [...]Continue Reading →
The last first time ever leaving the country occurred at the same time for both my wife and me. Our honeymoon in Cancun kicked off with advice from an airport employee in Chicago: â€œTear off all information on your travel bags that might give away who you are or where you live. Always keep [...]Continue Reading →
The first thing I do when I get home from work is check the mail box. I donâ€™t know, it just seems like the right thing to do. Thereâ€™s usually 3-4 mail pieces in there. In the pile of newly acquired mail, I would peg the average [...]Continue Reading →
Something I really enjoy doing, that I donâ€™t do nearly often enough, is driving around neighborhoods on the weekend in search of rummage sales. Garage sales! Itâ€™s best when they have signs from a main road that just guide you in. Today I bought Tom Clancys: Rainbow Six. [...]Continue Reading →
"Back in college I pitched an idea to my marketing student group that I truly believed in: "Anything of quality can be had at an affordable price." The Tax Relaxer is built on the same simple principal: "Quality Returns, Prepared and Reviewed by a Quality Specialist, for an Affordable Price, PERIOD."
- Kevin McMullen, Founder