How New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers Can Wisely Spend A Tax Refund

By the time you read this, the tax deadline will have just passed and our New York/New Jersey Metro tax office will be taking a long, deep breath. (Serenity now!) These days have been a whirlwind of activity for us here at Lillian’s Professional Services LLC, and not just because of tax season.  The turning of the season signals a … Read More

How New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers Can Wisely Spend A Tax Refund

How New York/New Jersey Metro Retirees Can Stretch That Retirement Fund

You might not feel this as much in your bones as we do here, but the tax deadline is getting very close. This year, for reasons that at this point in our season would take way too long to explain, the tax deadline is April 18th (not 15th). We’re right here – though we are quite busy, we WILL make space for you: calendly.com/info-tax718/15min   … Read More

How New York/New Jersey Metro Retirees Can Stretch That Retirement Fund

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Perspective on Tax Filing Extensions

Today’s issue we’re diving into tax filing extensions… and New York/New Jersey Metro people do this for all kinds of reasons. Truthfully, extended deadlines and delays have been pretty commonplace in the tax world over the last few years. Sometimes life smacks you in the face and you need a little more time to get yourself together. And speaking of … Read More

Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Perspective on Tax Filing Extensions

NFT Tax Implications for New York/New Jersey Metro Investors

While many things are dividing the world right now, it’s good to know people can still unite around shared interests… like college basketball.  According to an American Gaming Association (AGA) survey, something like 45 million people planned to wager $3.1 billion on this year’s NCAA men’s D-1 basketball tournament.  And of course, because I’m your tax pro, that gets me thinking … Read More

NFT Tax Implications for New York/New Jersey Metro Investors

2021 Tax Credits New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers Can Bank On

Believe me, I’ve seen some of the craziest tax claims in my office over the years, but claiming captured military equipment hasn’t been one of them. Recently the Ukrainian government assured its people they wouldn’t be held liable for taxation on any Russian tanks or other military equipment they recover.  It seems, even in war, the Ukrainian tax agency communicates faster … Read More

2021 Tax Credits New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers Can Bank On

Tax Identity Theft Protection Tips for New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers

Change is sneaky… and (often) sudden, catching the best of us off guard and forcing us to scramble for some steady ground. Just consider the war in Ukraine.  We’ve all been surprised by how quickly things have escalated in the last two weeks and by the devastation we’re seeing. And millions in Ukraine have found their lives shifting so suddenly … Read More

Tax Identity Theft Protection Tips for New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers

Factors Affecting New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers’ 2021 Tax Refund

The world seems to be hanging on a razor’s edge. There’s a lot of fear going around with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last week. With a 24-hour news cycle, a heap of different internet sources, social media feeds, and more, it’s difficult to not give in to it all… and to know exactly what’s true.  If there’s anything I could … Read More

Factors Affecting New York/New Jersey Metro Taxpayers’ 2021 Tax Refund

Credit Cards: A Money Management for New York/New Jersey Metro Teens Tool

Well, before I jump into money management for teens, let’s focus on the fact that a month has gone by since the beginning of tax season. And boy has it been a veritable whirlwind of activity in the Lillian’s Professional Services LLC office. We’ve got our arms deep in the returns of all those New York/New Jersey Metro go-getters who … Read More

Credit Cards: A Money Management for New York/New Jersey Metro Teens Tool

How to Reduce Taxes in Retirement: Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Pro Advice

Before I get into today’s discussion on how to reduce taxes in retirement, let’s talk about the combined excitement of the Super Bowl, the Olympics, and Valentine’s Day that has swept New York/New Jersey Metro homes and businesses the past week. A surge of football parties, hours cheering on our national athletes to Olympic glory, romantic dinners, a steady supply … Read More

How to Reduce Taxes in Retirement: Lillian Turner-Bowman’s Pro Advice

Retirement Contribution Tax Deductions for New York/New Jersey Metro Filers

So, I’m not one for constant gloom-and-doom talk, but I do believe in giving it to you straight. And here it is: Things at the IRS are a maelstrom of hot mess. Some very serious voices are sounding the alarm of impending disaster at the agency … and no one really knows how to stop it at this point.  Alongside … Read More

Retirement Contribution Tax Deductions for New York/New Jersey Metro Filers