Where Do Our Tax Dollars Go? Bruce Fosdick Breaks It Down

Before I get to your tax dollars, and where they went, I have a couple thoughts for you. We’re still settling down from the flurry of last week and the passing of the April 15th deadline. There were MANY more procrastinators this year than in years past, in my opinion because of so much confusion in the marketplace. In fact, … Read More

Bruce FosdickWhere Do Our Tax Dollars Go? Bruce Fosdick Breaks It Down

A Thank You To Our Douglas County Clients For A Successful 2019 Tax Season

This has been one of the wildest tax seasons in recent memory. I saw a note from the IRS last Friday (the 12th) that as of that day, 50 million taxpayers had yet to file. LOTS of extensions happened out there, as all of the tax law changes caused a bunch of confusion. It’s our hope that our Douglas County … Read More

Bruce FosdickA Thank You To Our Douglas County Clients For A Successful 2019 Tax Season

2018 Tax Extensions and Payment Options for Douglas County Taxpayers

Yep. This is the final week, and the personal filing deadline (April 15th) is *so* close. It’s officially the final week of tax season — and we are working our tails off for you and our other Douglas County clients. But I’m still taking the time to step away for a moment and write to you, my friend. And if … Read More

Bruce Fosdick2018 Tax Extensions and Payment Options for Douglas County Taxpayers

An Under-Utilized Tax Break For Douglas County Taxpayers: Summer Day Camp

Okay, that’s a joke. We’re so busy with our client work, we can’t really enjoy the college basketball or the new baseball season, but at least we still have April Fools. And yes, I know that day has already passed. More coffee please. But speaking of things getting past us — are YOU procrastinating with your taxes? If so, you’re … Read More

Bruce FosdickAn Under-Utilized Tax Break For Douglas County Taxpayers: Summer Day Camp

Bruce Fosdick’s Under-Utilized Pet Tax Deductions

Apparently, there are some politics things happening these days. But even more apparently, the tax deadline is three weeks away. Politics? As the young people say, ain’t nobody got time for that. But you know what we DO have time for? Saving you a boatload on your taxes, and finding creative ways to do that, even if you don’t think … Read More

Bruce FosdickBruce Fosdick’s Under-Utilized Pet Tax Deductions

How Douglas County Taxpayers Can Support The Alabama Disaster Relief Effort

The college hoops brackets are set, and the madness begins. And, per the American Gaming Association, 47 million of us will be wagering $8.5 BILLION on this event. Which, of course, means that my mind immediately goes here. You see, we’ve already been knee-deep in our own version of March madness over here at Team Bruce L. Fosdick, CPA, PC, … Read More

Bruce FosdickHow Douglas County Taxpayers Can Support The Alabama Disaster Relief Effort

Spending Money From Tax Refunds Wisely By Bruce Fosdick

Just about one month left before the tax deadline. As the parents say, the days are long, but the months are fast. And as we tax pros say, the days are long, and the days are long. But that’s simply because we’ve been getting to do some meaty, fun tax preparation work for our Douglas County clients. Already, we have … Read More

Bruce FosdickSpending Money From Tax Refunds Wisely By Bruce Fosdick

Bruce Fosdick’s Three Big Tax Scams And How To Beware

Now we’re cooking with gas. After weeks of reports that refunds were down, last week’s data from the IRS shows a new trend. Although overall quantity of refunds are down, now the average refund is up 1.9%. After so many headlines to the contrary, I suppose that qualifies as good, national tax news. But here is the thing to remember … Read More

Bruce FosdickBruce Fosdick’s Three Big Tax Scams And How To Beware

IRS Form 4852: Bruce L. Fosdick, CPA, PC Explains the Substitute for the W-2

Word on the tax professional “street” is that tax filing numbers are down across the board so far. That is from data released by software providers (though this year, of all years, I simply don’t understand why somebody would use software), as well as overall numbers from the IRS, AND those who are using a professional. It seems that many … Read More

Bruce FosdickIRS Form 4852: Bruce L. Fosdick, CPA, PC Explains the Substitute for the W-2

Bruce Fosdick’s Second Key To Wealth Building

Believe it or not, we have less than two months before federal taxes are due. Yikes. We have been meeting with so many Douglas County clients (including a fair number of new ones, thanks to YOUR referrals — keep them coming!), finding so many wonderful ways to help people save on their taxes, that it hardly seems possible that there … Read More

Bruce FosdickBruce Fosdick’s Second Key To Wealth Building