How to Deduct Medical Costs as Business Expenses

It’s not easy to deduct medical costs on your tax return. In fact, unless your medical expenses are 10% os your Adjusted Gross Income, you can’t itemize them on your Form 1040. I explain one tax strategy Here, which many taxpayers can use to pay for out of pocket medical costs with pre-tax dollars. But […]

Which business vehicle or truck can give you the fastest write-off?

It’s year end, your business prospered during the year, and you’re looking for tax write-offs to help reduce Uncle Sam’s tax bite on your income tax return. Your accountant suggests you buy a new business vehicle. (Your car dealer agrees!) But which vehicle or truck should you buy to get the fastest write-off? Here are […]

Own or Lease – What’s the best way to go?

I’m often asked what’s the best way to go when it comes to your business vehicle. Is it best for you to own or lease? Many self employed taxpayers reason that since lease terms are often shorter — and lease payments higher than monthly loan payments — they can write off the entire lease payment […]