30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself

“When you stop chasing the wrong things you give the right things a chance to catch you.” As Maria Robinson once said, “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”  Nothing could be closer to the truth.  But before you can begin this process of […]

Don’t Fall for Tax Scams.

It’s tax  filing time. That means it’s tax scam time. Every year people make money off taxes, and I’m not talking about Uncle Sam.  Con artists and identity thieves long ago realized that our fear of making a  tax mistake coupled with basic human greed create the perfect breeding ground  for their schemes. And some people are […]

When are Clothes Tax Deductible? Rarely…..

I get that question often during tax season.  After all, we do spend a lot of money on our appearance, and that includes an expensive wardrobe. Unfortunately,  little if any of those purchases are tax deductible.  Here is a quick blurb from Tax Court rulings… The Taxpayer was employed as a television news anchor in Ohio. She was required to maintain […]

Do You Have an Exit Strategy?

Whether you are just starting out, or have been an adult entertainer for a while,  you must have an Exit Strategy.  For those who are not familiar with this, it’s a plan that will allow you to leave the business  with something to show for all your hard work when, for whatever reason, you cannot do it anymore.  You are […]

Happy New Year….The Countdown to April 15th begins!

Hello Everyone, I hope you had a wonderful holiday season and are approaching 2012 with fresh ideas and realistic resolutions. January also begins the official “Tax Season” for 2011 tax returns.  During the month of January, you should be receiving various documents from banks, mortgage companies, employers, contractors (if you worked for them), reporting important […]