Pre-settlement legal funds can be lifesaving in case of a personal accident. Lawsuits that follow such accidents sometimes take too long to complete. This makes it difficult for one to pay their bills while attending court cases and working on their physical recovery if severely injured. It is critical to understand everything about this funding. […]
Should Airbnb Hosts Form an LLC Holding Company?
If you’re an Airbnb host, one of your top priorities should be protecting yourself from liability. Whether it’s a tenant suing over an injury or a municipality fining you for a zoning violation, the potential costs of hosting can add up quickly. One way to protect yourself is by forming an LLC holding company for […]
Which Entity Fits Your Business Structure? – LLC, S-Corps, and More
Starting a business is exciting, you’re filled with optimism and ready to take on a new challenge. However, the excitement comes with mundane tasks. You could have to open new bank accounts, update tax filing information, and more. But first, you need to choose a business structure. Your business structure can impact everything from compensation […]
CO’s New Rental Laws for Airbnb Hosts in 2022
Sites like Airbnb and VBRO have gobbled up huge market share in the hospitality industry. Unfortunately, this shift has caused drastic changes in some locales. Real estate investors have poured money into residential markets with hopes of using the properties for Airbnb’s. This rush of demand drove up prices in many markets, and locals often […]
How to Get a Land Conservation Easement for Tax Savings
Are you sitting on extra undeveloped land? Putting it into a land conservation easement could earn you substantial tax savings. However, the process involves multiple steps and third parties. Fortunately, this land conservation easement guide can answer most of your questions. What is a Conservation Easement? A land conservation easement represents an agreement between a […]
Can an Offshore Trust Save You Money on Taxes?
There’s been a lot of talk in the news recently about Congress raising taxes on the wealthy. Regardless of what the final legislation looks like, high earners can expect some increase in taxes. If you fall into this category, you should take steps now to start implementing some tax-saving strategies. In this vein, our clients […]
What is a Real Estate Professional?
Real estate investing offers an outstanding path to long-term wealth. However, a lot of confusion exists when it comes to real estate and taxes. New investors hear that real estate provides great tax advantages, but they don’t necessarily know-how. Things get even more complicated when you consider real estate professional status. The IRS formally designates […]
Home Office Deduction: What You Need to Know
As a business owner, tax deductions are your best friend. They help lower your taxable income, which helps you lower your tax bill. Qualified business expenses can actually be a huge benefit come tax time. Office supplies, marketing costs, and even office rent can qualify as a tax deduction. One commonly used write off for […]
What is the Penalty for Filing Taxes Late?
The tax deadline tends to creep up quietly. In 2020, the IRS extended the tax deadline to July 15, giving taxpayers another three months to file and pay taxes. However, it’s back to the normal schedule this year. After all, it’s never too early to start thinking about taxes. Filing taxes late can cost you […]
Everything You Need to Know About Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy is a last resort for most business owners, but sometimes it’s the best option. Filing for bankruptcy can protect you from your creditors, but it’s a complicated process with long-lasting consequences. Most people hire a lawyer to help them navigate the process, but you should consider all the factors before you decide to file. […]