The Heart Behind Year-End Giving – Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Three Key Ideas

Year-End Giving

Lost amid all of the Thanksgiving and holiday noise was the fact that a federal judge just blocked the implementation of the new overtime rules that small businesses were scrambling to prepare for this year. They had been scheduled to take effect on 12/1 of this year, but right now they’re in limbo. If your employer had already made changes … Read More

The Heart Behind Year-End Giving – Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Three Key Ideas

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Thanksgiving Encouragement

Thanksgiving

This week of Thanksgiving seems like it hurtled its way towards us, and suddenly the holidays are upon us. Perhaps it’s because of the elections, maybe the weather … but for some reason, it feels very sudden. And that’s probably a good thing, because it’s our chance to take a breath as a nation, and look back. Even as we … Read More

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Thanksgiving Encouragement

A New York/New Jersey Metro Parent’s Four Step Guide On Teaching Money Management For Kids

Teaching Money Management For Kids

Now that the elections are over, we are all adjusting to the idea of President Donald Trump. Even typing those words is an odd experience (as it would also have been to type “President Hillary Clinton”) … we’ve had eight years of President Barack Obama, and however we feel about all of it, it’s always in our interests to approach … Read More

A New York/New Jersey Metro Parent’s Four Step Guide On Teaching Money Management For Kids

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Story of Real Wealth

I’m specifically putting this together on Monday, November 7th, before Election Day, before we know the outcome of our long national sojourn. So many have been writing things like “I can’t wait for this election to be over!” and I have felt the same. But now is when the real work begins. Again, today is Monday. These words are from … Read More

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Story of Real Wealth

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Breakdown of the Candidates Tax Plans

As I promised, I have some information for you about the broad strokes of the potential income and business tax policies of our candidates for President this year. It’s obviously a politically-charged issue, and so I’ve drawn from my own analysis, as well as the nonpartisan Tax Foundation. But I also hope to turn down the temperature on this issue … Read More

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Breakdown of the Candidates Tax Plans

9 Questions For New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers To Consider for Tax Planning

I wanted to put this on your radar before the next few weeks, when (apparently) our nation (and perhaps even our little village of New York/New Jersey Metro) will be going down in flames. If we are to believe either/both sides of this nasty election, if Trump/Clinton steals/wins/loses the election, then we will have chaos/civil-war/armageddon and life/politics/Facebook as we know … Read More

9 Questions For New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers To Consider for Tax Planning

Four Key Recordkeeping Principles For New York/New Jersey Metro Families To Protect You In The Case Of An Audit

Well, our “extension season” is behind us (as of Monday the 17th), and we here at Team Turner-Bowman can finally turn our full attention to what’s coming down the pike in 2017. With the election brewing around us, Congress isn’t doing *anything* right now about tax legislation … so, as usual, there will be some last-minute treats for us by … Read More

Four Key Recordkeeping Principles For New York/New Jersey Metro Families To Protect You In The Case Of An Audit

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Key To Raising Rich Kids

In a few weeks, I intend to post here a look at the tax policies being proposed by each presidential candidate. Much of it is “campaign bluster”, but some of it does show how each of them might affect your wallet, and mine. In the meantime, there’s a lot of argument and news these days about them releasing their personal … Read More

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Key To Raising Rich Kids

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Six Steps For Dealing With Errors On Your Credit Card Statements

I write these notes on Mondays, and as of today, we don’t yet know what kind of drama (if any) will occur during the presidential debate set for tonight. But regardless of all the political posturing, we’re all facing so much emotion these days. From the Terence Crutcher shooting, to the unrest in Charlotte, and all over the American map, … Read More

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Six Steps For Dealing With Errors On Your Credit Card Statements

Seven Free Tips For Identity Theft Protection For New York/New Jersey Metro Individuals & Families

With the recent bombings in New York and New Jersey, the nation seems (once again) to be on edge, and the news channels are (once again) analyzing non-stop the ramifications of it all, what should have been done, what could be done, etc. Fear can run rampant within us if we don’t guard our mind. I’ll leave the analysis to … Read More

Seven Free Tips For Identity Theft Protection For New York/New Jersey Metro Individuals & Families