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100 days before the year ends, financial planning tasks

What are the financial planning tasks that will help you maximize your income or reduce your taxes before the end of the year?

  • Some of us who are tech savvy, around 20% of the high income earners like engineers in the valley would use some tools and find the resources to fit their needs.
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PCORI Fees Increased by IRS

In Notice 2014-56 the IRS announces a PCORI fee increase for plan years ending on or after October1, 2014 and October 1, 2015.  The increase will take the per employee tax up to $2.08 for HRA participants. 7 more words


Nonsequitur: Replacements for Obamacare?

The President and supporters like to chide critics calling for repeal with a loaded question – With what? They claim that now that the law is “implemented,” it would be too difficult to eliminate it without a working option, and no such option exists. 310 more words


Fall money planning: tips on preventing financial abuse

(PIX11) —  As we fall into a new season, it’s not a bad idea to get a financial check-up with financial expert Vera Gibbons.


Seen On TV

Today's links: Mergers 'n' buybacks edition

EMC, the data storage giant, may be considering a merger with another rival, says the Wall Street Journal. Potential suitors include Dell, Hewett-Packard and Oracle. 217 more words


The UK Remains United but Still Divided

Thursday, Scotland took a historic step forward, or backward, if you prefer to look at it from another perspective.  Scotland, by a 55%-45% margin according to complete returns, voted to stay in the UK.   988 more words

Public Policy

Greedy and scared

So, last weekend the congress of the United States decided that it should be released early for good conduct. Sorry, that should read: Want to go on recess early because they have important campaigning to do. 868 more words