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Tax Deduction Consulting: Business Deductions Burlington IA

Whether you are an established company with multiple offices or working out of your home, significant business deductions exist for your business. Following is a listing of deductions that are common to most businesses regardless of the specific service or products being supplied.

Dirk M. Dixon (RFC®), EA
(515) 285-5546
8033 University Blvd
Clive, IA
Company
Baker & Associates, LLP
Qualifications
Education: Bachelors of Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance from Grand View College 1997.
Years of Experience: 15
Membership
IARFC, NAIFA
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Business Planning, Portfolio Management, Pension Planning, Executive Compensation Planning, personal Coach, Retirement Planning, Tax Planning, Tax Returns, Mutual Funds, CD Banking, Annuities, Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Medical Insurance, Business Coach, Charitable Planning, Education Plan, Healthcare Accounts, Asset Protection, BuySell, Compensation Plans

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Bill Elson
3705 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA
Company
Company: Spectrum Financial Services
Service
Hourly Financial Planning Engagements,Fee Only Portfolio Management,Pension for Highly Compensated Owners,Stock Market Alternative,Wealth Management,Medicaid,Life Insurance,Investment & Portfolio Management,Long-Term Health Care Planning,Business Succession & Liquidation Planning,Estate Tax Planning,Asset Protection Strategies & Planning,Individual Income Tax Planning,Wealth Engineering,IRA, 401k, Roth IRA, QDRO Rollovers,CD Alternative,Medicare Planning,Health Care Insurance,Retirement Planning

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Highland Park Tax
(515) 243-7400
3718 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA

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America Latina Income Tax
(515) 265-4757
2805 Hubbell Ave
Des Moines, IA

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Liberty Tax Service
(866) 871-1040
1955 Laporte Rd
Waterloo, IA

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Craig Adamson
1000 Lindale Drive
Marion, IA
Company
Title: President
Company: Adamson Financial Planning
Type
Investment Advisor Rep: Yes
Education
BS Iowa State University 1996
Years Experience
Years Experience: 14
Service
Life Insurance,Investment & Portfolio Management,Long-Term Health Care Planning,Business Succession & Liquidation Planning,Estate Tax Planning,Asset Protection Strategies & Planning,Individual Income Tax Planning,Wealth Engineering,401k Rollover From Employer,Income for Life/ Preserve Principal,Medicare Planning,Health Care Insurance,Retirement Planning,Real Estate Investment Planning,Annuity Ideas & Strategy Planning,Planning For Personal Finances & Budgeting,Retirement Income Accumulation Plan

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Mr. Kenneth E. Lawson (RFC®), CHFC, CLU, LUTCF
(563) 359-1688
2435 Kimberly Rd Ste 300S
Bettendorf, IA
Company
Client 1st Wealth Management, Inc.
Qualifications
Years of Experience: 44
Membership
IARFC, SFSP
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Business Planning, Portfolio Management, Pension Planning, Retirement Planning, Medicaid Planning, Tax Planning, Employee Benefits, Stocks and Bonds, Mutual Funds, CD Banking, Annuities, Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Medical Insurance, Charitable Planning, Education Plan, Healthcare Accounts, Asset Protection, BuySell, Compensation Plans

Data Provided by:
Tallman-Scheel Tax Svc
(712) 323-7563
106 E Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA

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Mote Cpa Pc
(515) 271-8183
2011 Beaver Ave
Des Moines, IA

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H&R Block
(319) 378-0849
7037 C AVE NE STE 300
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA

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Tax Deduction Consulting: Business Deductions

Common Business Deductions

Whether you are an established company with multiple offices or working out of your home, significant business deductions exist for your business. Following is a listing of deductions that are common to most businesses regardless of the specific service or products being supplied.

Commong Business Deductions

  • Office expenses
  • Rent or lease payments
  • Advertising
  • Costs of goods sold
  • Depreciation
  • Insurance costs
  • Utilities
  • Wages of employees
  • Employee benefits
  • Retirement plans
  • Payments to independent contractors [file form 1099]
  • Accounting and professional services
  • Communication expenses
  • Commissions
  • Travel expenses
  • Vehicle expenses
  • Business-related Meals and Entertainment
  • Uncollected receivables
  • Bank fees on bank accounts
  • Interest payments

While the above list should provide you with a solid means for lowering your taxable revenues, certain expenses cannot be deducted. Following is a list of common expenses that do not help you bottom line from a tax perspective.

  • Personal expenses
  • Life insurance in most cases
  • Partnership organization expenses
  • Hobby expenses
  • Commuting to work and home expenses
  • Gym dues
  • Contributions to Roth IRA
  • Examination fees for professionals
  • Fines and penalties related to violations of the law
  • Gifts to employees or business contacts exceeding $25
  • Traffic tickets
  • Parking tickets
  • Political contributions
  • Fees paid for lobbying
  • Expenses paid for lobbying
  • ...

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