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Tax Bite: Should you forgo a personal exemption so your child can take the American Opportunity credit?

If you have a child in college, you may not qualify for the American Opportunity credit on your 2014 income tax return because your income is too high (modified adjusted gross income phaseout range of $80,000–$90,000; $160,000–$180,000 for joint filers), but your … Continue reading

Did 2014 Do Anything for Women at Work?

Women at work

After reading the Bloomberg Businessweek’s December 29, 2014 article, “Did 2014 Do Anything for Women at Work?”, Akane Otani points out that professional women did not make great strides in closing the gender-wage-gap in 2014, but stated, “Research says one of the … Continue reading

Tax Updates part 1 of 2

At CDH, it is not uncommon for us to receive several requests for information on the latest and greatest tax legislation on tap. Unfortunately, our legislative system makes this difficult to provide until bills are in their final stages ready to be … Continue reading

標準(定額)控除と項目別控除について

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