Taxpayers who claim income tax deductions for charitable
contributions must request and obtain the written acknowledgement from
the charity that the contribution was made. It is due by April 17, 2012,
the time the income tax return is filed. Failure to have the required
substantiation from the charity...
With April 15 th approaching, it reminds us of the need to file our income tax returns. When preparing estate planning documents, clients often ask, "are these estate planning fees deductible?"
The cost to do a simple Will, Power of Attorney and Medical Directive are personal expenses and...