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No Medical Expense Deduction Allowed for Precautions to Treat Future Disease

Under §213, a taxpayer is allowed to deduct the cost of preventing, treating, curing, mitigating, and diagnosing a disease that is existing or imminently probable for themselves or a family member. Doctors now can store cord blood of an infant that contains stem cells that may be used to treat or cure a disease. However, the cost to collect or store umbilical cord blood…


Truck Owners IRS Form 2290

e-Filing Form 2290, Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Differences Between The Paper and Electronic Processes Q. Is there a cost associated with filing Form 2290, electronically? A. Yes, there is a cost associated with filing Form 2290, electronically. Taxpayers will incur the cost of IRS approved transmitter/software provider’s required service fees.  Note: The IRS does not…


Small Business Lending Fund – available now for a short time – if you need a loan and you are a subchapter S – get on this.

Subchapter S corporations and mutual institutions participating in the Small Business Lending Fund will benefit from the incentives the Fund provides for increased lending. The more an institution increases its small business lending, the lower the rate it will receive. The application deadline for Subchapter S corporations and mutual institutions is June 6, 2011. Applications should be submitted to…


Colorado Department of Revenue – Taxpayer Online Access

Taxpayers and tax professionals may now access individual income tax returns, payment history, refund status and other information through the department’s Revenue Online service. Offering these services online, in one place, will help taxpayers quickly and easily submit documents online and transact tax business with the department. Revenue Online for Individuals includes the following: Access Your…