Charitable Giving

How to Set Up Charitable Contributions for the Long Term

Are you charitably inclined? The most dramatic phenomenon in American charity in the last decade has been the rise of donor-advised funds, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy. A...

Posted: Nov 01, 2018

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Reduce Identity Thieves’ Opportunity to Hack Your IRS Account

One way to deter identity thieves in 2018 is to file your tax return as early as possible. A common tactic of identity thieves is to file fraudulent tax...

Posted: Jan 18, 2018

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Ways to Reduce the Tax Liability on Your Retirement Savings

If you’re a professor with a university retirement account containing hundreds of thousands of dollars, you have a great start on a successful retirement. But most, if not all...

Posted: Oct 26, 2017

University Colleagues

How Will 2017 Payroll Tax Increase Affect Professors?

Many professors reading this blog post will be paying more than $500 more in Social Security payroll tax in 2017, thanks to action announced earlier this month by the Social Security Administration...

Posted: Oct 31, 2016