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RAPID CHANGES AHEAD

I plan to use more electronic communications to keep my clients and the friends of my CPA Firm informed. Things on the Tax, Financial and Legal front are changing more rapidly than ever.

Health Care Reform will fundamentally reshape the country and will impact how we all manage our financial and tax lives; Health Care Reform is only the tip of the iceberg. There are fundamental changes in our economy that need discussing.

 

Steve Richardson, CPA

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IT IS IMPORTANT TO FOLLOW GOOD PROFESSIONAL ADVICE!

Mon, Oct 21, 2019

Newsletter from Steve Richardson & Company, Certified Public Accountants October 21, 2019 To Our Clients and Friends: Stubborn-Super-Steve! Much to my physician’s consternation, I’m not an “outstanding patient”. I’m well now, but I’ve been sick for ten hard days. My Physician told me that if I didn’t rest, I would “relapse”. Frankly, I didn’t believe … Continue reading IT IS IMPORTANT...

The Kirkwood Letter

Wed, Oct 02, 2019

The Kirkwood Letter Newsletter from Steve Richardson & Company, Certified Public Accountants September 30, 2019 The Kirkwood Letter With permission and for fun reasons, I am titling this letter the “Kirkwood” letter in honor of a client couple that showed good initiative in including me in a family discussion about investment options related to modest … Continue reading The Kirkwood L...

QBI Tax Planning Summary

Tue, May 21, 2019

Steve Richardson & Company, Certified Public Accountants QBI Tax Planning Summary May 21, 2019 To Our Clients and Friends: This past tax season was a bit more challenging than most for several reasons. Congress initiated a massive tax overhaul that caused a number of unexpected changes in tax practice. The IRS was ‘out of work’ … Continue reading QBI Tax Planning Summary →...

How to fight back against Medical Insurance and Big Pharma!

Tue, Jan 22, 2019

To Our Clients and Friends: For a variety of reasons both personal, financial and political, medical insurance companies and Big Pharm are not on my happy list.  On a good day, I find them annoying.  On a bad day, I find them … very annoying! In this short article, I am going to deal with … Continue reading How to fight back against Medical Insurance and Big Pharma! →...

Employee Parking and the Rumored Tax on Churches!

Fri, Aug 10, 2018

Employee Parking and the Rumored Tax on Churches! The Rumored Tax on Churched (and other non-profits) for employee parking! I’m getting a large number of inquiries from churches and other Section 501(c)(3) organizations about the new tax on employee parking and other transportation fringe benefits. The Tax on Employee Parking: Yes; it’s true, there is … Continue reading Employee Parking a...

Mid-Year Tax Planning Letter

Tue, Jul 17, 2018

Dear Clients and Friends of our CPA Firm: Experimental Newsletter Format There have been a number of important tax developments in the second quarter of 2018. I do not want to give you a barrage of boring tax information so I have left references lines in the body of this letter; if you want more … Continue reading Mid-Year Tax Planning Letter →...

Legal challenges to the Housing Allowance

Thu, Jul 05, 2018

Newsletter from Steve Richardson & Company, Certified Public Accountants July 3, 2018 Legal challenges to the Housing Allowance To Our Clients and Friends: A Hot Topic We get questions about Ministerial Housing Allowance multiple times every day.  The Ministerial or Clergy Housing Allowance is authorized by §107 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code).  This allowance … Continue reading L...

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Planning Letter for Business Clients

Wed, Jun 27, 2018

Newsletter from Steve Richardson & Company, Certified Public Accountants June 27, 2018 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Planning Letter for Business Clients To Our Clients and Friends: Over the past six months, we have been trying to digest the many tax law changes brought by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). From a significantly … Continue reading Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Planning Letter for Busin...

Asset Protection

Thu, Jun 14, 2018

Asset Protection Introduction Asset Protection is an important part of any financial or tax planning discussion. A Crisis Averted A new client came to our CPA Firm last week after settling a frightening lawsuit. The possibility that they could have lost several million dollars in assets was very real; it was close! Increasingly people and … Continue reading Asset Protection →...