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Ways Mercer County Car Owners Can *Actually* Save on Car Insurance

Whether it's an annoying duck with a one-word vocabulary, or a refined gecko, or a personified mayhem, you've undoubtedly been bombarded by commercials from company after company trying to get you to switch auto insurance carriers.Have you shopped around for this...

Do Identity Theft Protection Plans Work? Stein & Provost CPAs, LLP’s Tips for Mercer County Friends

An identity is stolen every two seconds in this country.Yeap, you read that right. Every TWO seconds. Yeah… that’s a lot. That means that either you or people you know in Mercer County have fallen victim to identity theft.It’s the #1 type of complaint received by the...

Buying vs Renting in Mercer County: A Few Considerations

The longest day of the year (Sunday the 20th) is next week, the official start of summer. We're taking our cues from the season and steadily working through extensions and year-round planning moves.AND we're also finding ourselves helping some Mercer County people who...

Understanding Your FICO Score by Stein & Provost CPAs, LLP

We're already a week into June, and our timing still feels askew because of the extended deadline ... but we're here, and we're still in your corner for all things tax and financial.In fact, I want to do a fairly deep dive on a very pertinent (to many) topic ... but...

4 Things Mercer County Crypto Traders Need to Know About Cryptocurrency Taxation

Memorial Day weekend can sometimes feel a little ... jarring.Burgers, pools, picnics -- set against the solemn backdrop of remembrance for the sacrifice of so many thousands who have laid down their lives so we can have our freedoms.However, if you get the chance to...

Five Key Tax Filing Penalties Mercer County Taxpayers Must Know

We're slowly unburying after the May 17th federal tax deadline (though for those in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana -- we're still going!).This tax season has been ... long.And I promise that I’ll soon take up non tax-related content. Goodness knows, I need a palate...

5 Next Steps for Tax Return Review

5 Next Steps for Tax Return ReviewSoooooo, what now? I'm glad you (ahem) asked.Just because tax season is over, doesn’t mean we’re not still here for you.In fact, with the IRS experiencing a litany of problems right now, we’ll gently recommend a little tax return...

The Tax Trap Mercer County Side Hustlers Need to Know About

These days, it seems like everybody and their uncle has a “side hustle.”From delivering for Uber Eats and Instacart to selling crafts on Etsy to teaching English online to renting out your front yard for dog parties on Sniffspot (yes, this is a real thing), there...

The Why and How Behind Procrastination – Something for Mercer County Friends to Consider

Stress.Anxiety. Unease. Worry.And a pinch of aggravation just to round it all out.No, I'm not talking about the upcoming May 17th federal tax deadline.Or am I?For millions of Americans every year, the tax filing deadline points to a much bigger issue. An issue so...

A Great Retirement Planning and Portfolio Tip for Our Mercer County Friends

Can you believe it? Three weeks until the May 17th deadline! You'll forgive me if visions of vacation and beaches are dancing through my daydreams.For many in Mercer County, daydreams like these become more frequent while contemplating retirement (not just surviving...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!

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