Happy Birthday to David  and Happy ChanukahDear Family,Happy Chanukah, Merry Christmas, Habari Gani?

Although this time of year is meant to be sort of slow, and laid back, so we can just enjoy the buzz from the whole year and the holidays…it’s been quite the opposite. These last couple of months have been a whirlwind – kind of a blur, actually. And there are still a million things to do.  

Well, I don’t know about you, but…I’m only going to finish up on a few more obligations through Tuesday. Then, we’re gone! Oh sure, the office will still be open next week. But even Lulu gets the following week off.  

I won’t be able to answer emails or TaxQuips questions. We won’t be able to accept new registrations in the EA Class, so please – don’t register until January. I won’t be carrying a cell phone – so, please, don’t have emergencies.  

That said. I’d like to wish you all a wonderful, wonderful holiday season. Take the time to goof off and play hookey for a day or more, too. Your soul needs it.  

Thank you, each and every one of you, for making this such an interesting and exciting year. Thank you for your questions, for your humor, for your notes and discussions. For being part of my classes – and how I will especially miss all of you during the next couple of weeks.  

They say the Internet is a cold, unfriendly place. But if feels like family, to me.  Thank you for the warmth and love.  

Let’s address a few tidbits of news and discounts – and then go off to have fun!  

Today’s Money Funnies is about a tax system worse of than ours – can you believe it? 

IRS News includes tips for year-end giving, from our friends at the IRS.

 This week’s  Equifax blog  is about Last-Minute Ideas for Saving Money on Your Taxes

Next week will be – Paper vs Electronic: Tips for Storing Your Paperwork –

You can find the column here – http://blog.equifax.com/tax/

Next week’s MarketWatch column will be about What Records to Keep and What to throw away

DISCOUNTS:

  • I finally remembered to sign up! Have you? Join us for the iShade.com tour on January 11th – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM CST. Reserve your seat here – https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/823674192   Visit this place for tax professionals to meet and share information, learn and have fun. TaxMama has just joined the Faculty.
  • Today’s Zazzle deal is 50% off all off mugs, white shirts, bags, calendars and ties! Use this discount code – LASTMINUTEIDEAS to get TaxNerd stuff  or to create your own.

Remember – the CPE Link in discount on the pre-tax-season package will end TODAY. No discount codes needed – the discount is built-in. 

Upcoming TaxMama interviews:

Radio – on the air

Atlanta Real Estate Forum with Carol Flammer will air on December 30th
http://www.atlantarealestateforum.com/category/radio/

Ilyce Glink’s Radio Show – Dec 18
http://www.wsbradio.com/news/entertainment/personalities/ilyce-glink-bio/nFtn/

December 30, 2011 –  Bob McCormick’s Money 101 show on KFWB. TaxMama will join Ken Jeffies on Friday morning, while Bob is on vacation. Join us for 2-hours. Call us 888-KFWB-980 (888-539-2980)

As always, we love your feedback, opinions and ideas.

You are what makes all this fun – and interesting!

 

Please use the Comments link online.

http://taxmama.wpengine.com/asktaxmama/ask-taxmama-issue-623                           

 

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Your TaxMama®  is watching…out for you.

 

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TAX CALENDAR

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  • 12/31/2011 Last Day to Open KEOGH account for 2010 deposits
  • 01/17/2012 Individuals, Farmers & Fishermen Pay 4th Quarter Estimated Tax Payment
  • 01/17/2012 Estates & Trusts 4th Estimated Tax Payment
  • 01/17/2012 Employers Make Monthly Payroll tax deposit on the 15th of each month

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Get extra discounts for yourself and friends after you order.

 

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