Best Day Of The Year: 2015 Excel Tax Returns Released

Best Day Of The Year: 2015 Excel Tax Returns Released
Thanksgiving is nice and all, and Christmas is great for the kids, but we know what the real best day of the year is: the day we can finally do our tax returns in Excel. I know, I know, it’s not quite perfection with the IRS not accepting the returns in that format (the Luddite swine ...

VIDEO: How to Prepare a 1040 – Part 2

VIDEO: How to Prepare a 1040 - Part 2
Here’s a continuation of my video series on how to prepare a 1040. Video 1 can be found here.

Ryan’s Return

Ryan’s Return
Paul Ryan released a couple years of tax returns on Friday night, and after scouring through about a billion articles filtering the information reported on the returns, I finally found the source PDF to make my own conclusions. Like I did with Romney’s 2010 return, I offer my thoughts as I was going through the ...

California Tax Rant

California Tax Rant
Dear California, I hope by now you are at least beginning to realize you’ve screwed up your tax system. I really shouldn’t care, since I haven’t called you home for nearly ten years now, but my family lives there, and I still have to deal with your infernal tax returns. First of all, your actual ...