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If Your Claiming Your Dependent And They Work Also Could You Put There W2 On Your Return?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

No. You cannot put a dependent's income and expenses on your return. He or she would have to file their own return, not claiming their dependency exemption. If you could, you wouldn't want to do it since you're...   Read More
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What Are The Tax Implications Of Making A Seed Investment In A Startup? As They Raise Money And The Valuation Increases Or They Merge Or...
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There are no tax implications of investing in a company. The amount of your investment is your basis for gain or loss when the investment is sold. In the event of a merger, buy out, or conversion of the investment...   Read More
I'm Doing My 2016 Taxes, And I Didn't Have Health Insurance For All Of 2016. There Is An Option On My Tax Return To State That I Couldn't...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

You should \complete Form 8965 to determine if you have any exemptions, including not being affordable. If you claim an exemption that yo do not qualify for, you could be subject to penalties for filing an...   Read More
MY MOTHER IN LAW LIVED WITH ME AND MY WIFE. SHE PASSED AWAY A YEAR TO DATE 1/19/16. AM I STILL ABLE TO CLAIM HER ON MY AND WIFE'S TAX...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

The rule is that the dependent must have lived with you at least half (or all for some dependents) the time during the year that they were alive. Therefore, since she lived with you the entire time during 2016 that...   Read More
I Keep Track Of The Finances For An LLC That I Am Part Owner Of. What Forms Or Information Am I Responsible For Providing To The Other...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

You must provide each owner a K-1 form which is a part of the LLC tax return if you elected to file as a partnership or S Corp. File a 1065 if a partnership or a 1120S if an S Corp. If a C Corp was elected, there...   Read More
Does An LLC File Taxes Itself Or Are The Taxes Filed Just A Part Of The Owners' Own Personal Tax Returns?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

That depends. An LLC is a disregarded entity for the IRS. As such you must elect how to file. If it is a single member LLC and you have not elected to file as a corporation, the LLC would be reported on Schedule C...   Read More
I Am Part Owner Of An LLC. Do We Need To Empty Out Our Bank Account At The End Of The Year And Pay Ourselves Equally To Reduce The Amount...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Emptying out the bank account has no effect on taxes, and is not a wise move from a business standpoint. If the LLC has elected to be taxed as a partnership or as an S Corporation, a 1065 or 1120S will be filed....   Read More
We Just Built A House 8 Months Ago For $227k And We Owe Somewhere In The 210-215 Neighborhood..We Are Thinking About Relocating And Moving...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Since you have not lived in the house as your main residence for 24 of the past 60 months, you will owe tax, at capital gain rates on any profit realized from the sale. If you live in it for 24 months you can...   Read More
I Have A Client Who Prepared W-2s For His Restaurant, TY 2013, That Were Not Submitted To SSA. The W-2s Did Not Include The Tips Reported...
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Yes. Since the employees received the incorrect W-2 forms and filed taxes based on those, you should submit the originals. Then prepare and send in the corrected ones, giving a copy to each employee.   Read More
Are Proceeds From Insurance Claim Taxable To A Business?
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Tax Professional Level: Master Tax Advisor

Any reimbursement for damage to your property is not taxable to the extent it was used to repair the property. If it was a total loss, if the reimbursement exceeded your basis and was not reinvested comparable...   Read More

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