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Debunking Estate Plan Myths For San Diego Taxpayers

Debunking Estate Plan Myths For San Diego Taxpayers

On Friday, the IRS began accepting tax returns and people like me all around the country started buckling up for what is already quite a ride.  With new PPP loans for San Diego small business owners, credits aplenty in all of the variety of stimulus bills,...

Attention All San Diego Taxpayers, Tax Season Is Here

Attention All San Diego Taxpayers, Tax Season Is Here

Congratulations to the Patriots -- I mean the Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- for their Super Bowl victory.Here at Top Hat Tax & Financial Services, we don't have a lot of time to pay much attention to such doings since tax season is here. Even though the actual submission of...

Darryl A. Hale, EA, MBA, MST’s Annual Holiday Prayer

Darryl A. Hale, EA, MBA, MST’s Annual Holiday Prayer

This will be a different kind of note today than I normally post.Because the first thing to note is that a bona fide holiday miracle seems to have occurred: Congress agreed on another relief bill.Given this cultural climate, this might rank up there with the...

Five Key Habits of the Wealthy San Diego Clients We Serve

Five Key Habits of the Wealthy San Diego Clients We Serve

The clock is really ticking now on 2020.But before you celebrate, please -- for the love of Pete -- make SURE that you are getting whatever needs doing done NOW that might affect this year's taxes. I've been banging this drum the last couple weeks, but I know how...

Paying Off Debt by Darryl A. Hale, EA, MBA, MST

Paying Off Debt by Darryl A. Hale, EA, MBA, MST

Last month, I talked about [ENGBLOG]some potential moves San Diego taxpayers could make by the end of the year. I wanted to remind you of those possibilities before I get to what else I want to talk with you about... (paying off debt)Those were:Look ahead to 2021 --...