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How to Check Your Refund Status

If you’re one of the fortunate people who are owed a refund from taxes paid the previous year, the wait can feel like an eternity. While you can use direct deposit and electronic filing to expedite your payment, it will still take some time for the IRS to process your claim. No matter if you [...]

Who Can I Claim as a Dependent?

Filing taxes can be a confusing process, which is why many Angelenos turn to tax advisors for help with preparation. One of the most important questions you can answer every April is the number of dependents in your household, as you can qualify for an income exemption for each person who depends on you for [...]

Filing Taxes After Bankruptcy: Things You Should Know

If you’re in the middle of a bankruptcy, you can’t just file taxes as you normally would. A bankruptcy turns your financial affairs into an “estate,” much like if you had died or became incapacitated. There are two types of forms which must be filed. Two Forms Must Be Filed A bankruptcy does not absolve [...]

How to Explain W-2 to Your New Employees

Tax forms aren’t all that interesting, as a rule, but they are important documents. Your employees should understand the information on their W-2, to be able correct it if necessary and to know what to do with it. When an employee starts work with you, they are given a W-4 form to fill out. This [...]

What You Need to Do for Your Tax Preparation

Having Encino tax consultants prepare your taxes can be daunting, but actually it can be one of the best things you do for your finances. Tax advisors don’t only prepare your taxes, but can offer advice on what to do in the current year to minimize what you owe the government. The tax code is [...]

E-Filing Day: When You Can Expect Your Refund

The question most taxpayers ask isn’t when you can start filing your taxes this year, but when you can expect your refund. Of course, that depends on several factors, such as when you send your return, if you’re expecting a refund by direct deposit or paper check and if you’re filing for Earned Income Tax [...]

IRS Taxation of Bitcoins and Virtual Currency

Bitcoin and other virtual currencies have exploded in popularity in recent years. Individuals hold cryptocurrencies as capital assets, retailers accept e-currencies as forms of payment, and even some employers pay their employees with Bitcoin. Because of the increasing circulation of Bitcoin, a lot of people have questions about how the convertible virtual currency is treated [...]

3 Things to Watch For When Paying Taxes on Gambling Winnings

When tax time rolls around, remember the IRS counts any money or prizes you won through gambling as taxable income. Being aware of what is taxed and what you will owe in taxes can be tricky, and many people use a tax expert agency to sort everything out for them. Here are a few tips [...]

3 Times Your Health Insurance Can be Claimed as a Tax Deduction

You work hard for your money and you might be able to keep more of it in your pocket by claiming your health insurance as a tax deduction. Tax laws can be confusing and it might help to enlist the aid of a Los Angeles tax specialist. As you navigate your tax forms, keep in [...]

Is Your Office Party a Tax Deductible Expense?

If you’re planning on throwing a Christmas celebration or New Year’s bash for your office, you may be worried about the cost. Office holiday parties can cost a lot, but your festive bash can be fully tax deductible if you do it right. Here at Wallace & Associates, your local Los Angeles tax specialist, we’re [...]

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