Big Tax Changes for Divorce Decrees in 2019

February 20th, 2019By John Ellis, CPA

The new tax reform laws known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) will no longer allow alimony to be deductible by the payer and won’t be considered income to the recipient.

Single But Still Connected

January 9th, 2017By Kim Calvert

Building a strong network of friends and neighbors could be the best strategy for living happily and independently as we age.

Estate Planning for Singles

December 21st, 2016By By Michael Smith and Richard Barid

No spouse, no kids, no need for an estate plan, right? Wrong. Estate plans are actually more important for single people than their married counterparts.

Insurance – Do You Have Enough?

September 17th, 2016By Kristin Noreen

Most of us want the legal limit, we want to save a buck or two, but paying a lower insurance premium now could cost you a lot later, if you’re underinsured.

The Reality of Retiring Single

August 18th, 2016By Bruce Helmer and Peg Webb

Proactive planning can help you be ready for whatever challenges you may face in retirement and that’s especially important if you’re single.

Tax Breaks for Singles

July 17th, 2016By

Much of the U.S. tax code favors those who are married, but if you’re single and qualify as head of household, you may be able to save money on your taxes.

Internal Revenue Service Impersonation Scams

June 21st, 2016By John Ellis, CPA

The IRS might have a bone to pick with you, but if they do, they’ll send you a letter, they won’t call you on the phone.

How Single People Get Screwed

April 15th, 2016By Kim Calvert

Dare to be an unmarried adult in the United States and you’ll pay the price with higher taxes, higher insurance premiums and institutional discrimination