Lillian Turner -Bowman Uncovers Your Money Mistakes In Plain Sight

In the course of our daily work here at Lillian’s Professional Services , we not only work with tax forms and legal/financial documents a TON … but we also get a regular crash course, via those documents, on how people (our clients, mostly) have arrived to the place where they actually have something to *protect*. In short, we get to … Read More

Lillian Turner -Bowman Uncovers Your Money Mistakes In Plain Sight

New York/New Jersey metro Tax Expert on Making Sure Your 2014 Taxes Are Done Right

Labor day comes at me like a rush, every year. There’s a corporate tax deadline on the 15th of September to keep me busy and focused … but the truth of the matter is that the beginning of fall means that my team and I start to get real focused now. Winter is coming. (Which means tax season.) We’ve been … Read More

New York/New Jersey metro Tax Expert on Making Sure Your 2014 Taxes Are Done Right

Lillian Turner -Bowman’s Strategy for Writing Off Almost Anything

Being a New York/New Jersey metro tax professional, I get all kinds of questions throughout the year when it comes to taxes. But whether at social gatherings, sporting events or even business networking functions, one of the most common ones I receive is: Can I write this off? Well, allow me, today, to set the record straight on all this for … Read More

Lillian Turner -Bowman’s Strategy for Writing Off Almost Anything

Re: A salve for all this chaos

If you’ve been paying attention to the news the last few weeks, it seems that we’ve been reeling a bit as a nation, and on the world stage. However, it looks like the Ebola mess may be a little more contained than was initially feared (though still very terrible). The mess in the Middle East is no less hairy, but … Read More

Re: A salve for all this chaos

A salve for all this chaos

Israel and Palestine. The Ukraine and Russia. The mess at the border (and in Congress). Ebola. And in the middle of it all, we’re all facing our own private fears, struggles and frustrations. So … may I remind you of a few things? Turner -Bowman’s Key Reminder #1: What you choose to “ingest” over these next few days will greatly impact … Read More

A salve for all this chaos

Let’s Start a Conversation…

Lillian Bowman here, your tax professional. I know that we haven’t posted much before, but starting this week I’m hoping that you and I can have a conversation. You see, there hasn’t been an environment like the one we’re now facing in this economy and in our nation for quite a while. The fact is-I know you’ve got questions…about personal … Read More

Lillian BowmanLet’s Start a Conversation…

Lillian Turner -Bowman On Caring For Two Generations

Many things have changed, even just around here in the New York/New Jersey metro area. Time was, families were used to be dealing with elderly parents, young children … and everything in between, all in one house! This is less common now, and as a result, many New York/New Jersey metro families are actually unprepared for how to handle it … Read More

Lillian Turner -Bowman On Caring For Two Generations

Lillian Turner -Bowman on Tax Planning: Early Withdrawals

Well New York/New Jersey metro, our rite of spring is past. No, I’m not talking about Cinco De Mayo … rather, the NFL Draft is over, and three precious days of watching paint dry come to an end. Ah, spring. Yes, I know serious football fans love this stuff (as do the television networks, not coincidentally), but so much oxygen … Read More

Lillian Turner -Bowman on Tax Planning: Early Withdrawals

I’d Like to Talk About Your Business…

Lillian Bowman here, your tax and accounting professional. I know that we haven’t posted much before, but starting this week I’m hoping that you and I can have a conversation about your business. You and I both see the headlines. Questionable government decisions, taxes sure to rise in the next few years (whether or not it will really help the … Read More

Lillian BowmanI’d Like to Talk About Your Business…

Lillian Turner -Bowman On Reclaiming Control Over Your Taxes

Ahhh, spring in New York/New Jersey metro. When the temps are rising, and the trees don’t seem so desolate … and am I right that the angle of the sun is a bit less harsh? Or maybe it’s just because tax season has finished and I’m getting more sleep? 🙂 (Team Turner -Bowman probably thinks so!) Well, speaking of which … Read More

Lillian Turner -Bowman On Reclaiming Control Over Your Taxes