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Tax Time Is Here Again!

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

It is that time again, the time when we all sit down with the accountant or the nice girl at the local tax prep place and figure it if we owe the government or if the government owes us. Let’s start with my basic tax time rule: A TAX REFUND IS NOT, I REPEAT NOT, […]

Tax Time For Chapter 13 Debtors – Don’t Miss Your Deductions!

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Many chapter 13 Debtors are catching up on mortgage arrears and property taxes in their bankruptcy cases.  Their Trustee payment each month is being distributed by the Trustee to, among others,  the mortgage company and the taxing authorities.  But that is all the Trustee is doing, he is distributing YOUR MONEY.  YOU are still making […]

How will your tax refund be treated in your bankruptcy case?

Monday, February 4th, 2013

Recently I started getting the question….the same question I get at least 100 times at this time of year, every single year… “Sarah, I am getting a tax refund.  What is going to happen to it?” So this year, I am being proactive.  I am putting this information out for all everyone to see in […]