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Washington News - Tax Fraudsters Use iTunes Cards
Tax Fraudsters Use iTunes Cards
John Breyault, Vice President of the National Consumer League, reports a sharp increase in tax fraud using iTunes cards. Tax fraudsters typically use fear and intimidation to obtain the iTunes payments. Psychologists understand the use of fear and anger. Your emotions may actually cause you to ignore rational warnings by your brain that could protect you. Tax fraudsters are experts in manipulating your emotions to restrict your natural reasoning process. Frank Abagnale is a consultant who studies fraud. He was at one time...
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Charitable Tax Reference - GiftLaw Pro
GiftLaw Pro
GiftLaw Pro is a complete charitable giving and tax information service inside the GiftLaw website...
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Deduction Calculator The GiftLaw Calculator is a planned gifts calculator for professionals that follows the IRS format. Click here to access and run charitable deduction calculations for your favorite gift plan...
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Lucky Lucy Lindstrom's "Wheeler-Dealer Charity LLC"
Lucky Lucy Lindstrom finished college and headed west. She started as a financial analyst with a large company in Seattle. After just four years, she became a Registered Investment Advisor and began...
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Trust Deemed See-Through Trust
Decedent died at age 59. Trust was the sole beneficiary of Decedent’s three IRAs, combined into IRA X. Trust is irrevocable and valid under State’s laws. Under Trust’s terms, the...
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Trust Deemed See-Through Trust
Decedent died at age 59. Trust was the sole beneficiary of Decedent’s three IRAs, combined into IRA X. Trust is irrevocable and valid under State’s laws. Under Trust’s terms, the...
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Avoiding the "Missing Annuitant" Problem, Part I
Introduction Charitable gift annuities (CGAs) can provide reliable, fixed payments for the beneficiary (often referred to as an annuitant). A CGA is typically established to make payments to a single...
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