Three Tips to Maximize Your Social Security

Social security is one of those topics that seems to be minimized by statements like, “You can’t count on it,” and “By the time you reach retirement age, it won’t matter.” Those statements are not only incorrect; they contribute toward a lack of education on what’s possible. Social security is still a large part of […]

Hobbies and Income Tax

Article Highlights: Hobby, Trade, or Business Profit Motive Factors Determining Profit Motive Presumption of Profit Motive Tax Treatment of Hobbies Millions of U.S. taxpayers engage in hobbies such as collecting stamps or coins, refurbishing old cars, making crafts, painting or breeding horses, and the list goes on. Some hobbies will actually generate income, and some […]