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ITINs, Back Taxes, and Paper Trails

One of the best pieces of advice that can be given to immigrants who are undocumented is to create a paper trail of how they are spending their time in the US and to keep their paperwork as organized as possible. 600 more words

IRS Running Roughshod Over Taxpayers for Illegals?

Have you received¬†your filing book and/or instructions (Publication 501 Cat. No. 15000U Exemptions,Standard Deduction, and Filing Information For use in preparing 2014 Returns… 69 more words

Conservative View

OMG Smashwords!

So I uploaded my first novel Feet or Fins to Smashwords a week or so ago, but I keep getting formatting errors. First to do with the fact that I had change the 2010 word doc down to the 97-2003 version, but now for the last 3/4 times it has been to do with chapter bookmarks in the table of contents. 118 more words

Feet Or Fins

Xmas holiday writings

Over the Christmas period I went back home to my parents and since they have limited internet access I was left with an unattractive amount of time where I would not be able to waste my life away with the internetings. 101 more words


Immigrants and Tax Return Filing

On November 20, 2014 President Obama announced an executive action on immigration which could extend relief from deportation to an estimated 5 million undocumented immigrants. 314 more words

Getting An ITIN

Well, I’ve been gathering together all the paperwork for my ITIN application. For those who don’t know what an ITIN is, the acronym stands for Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, and it will mean that I only have to pay 5% tax in the US instead of 30%. 287 more words

Growing As A Writer

The IRS-Immigration Scandal You Haven't Heard About.

Keeping us on our toes, eh, John?

As bad as it all is in the Foggy Bottom Theater of Scandal and along the Rio Grande, this one slipped under the radar: 492 more words