Roger Menden’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

Roger Menden's Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Did you see Google’s demonstration of their new virtual assistant technology, Duplex, last week? If you did, like me, probably you were both amazed … and a little bit terrified of the implications. Essentially, Google is close to figuring out how to make it so that machines and robots can engage in regular human interaction — with the human being … Read More

R MendenRoger Menden’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

A 12-Point Financial Health Check For Shakopee, MN Families And Individuals

A 12-Point Financial Health Check For Shakopee, MN Families And Individuals  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

We are now fully engaged in our tax “off season” here in Shakopee, MN. But interestingly, this is where the real difference that we can make on behalf of our tax preparation clients is actually made. We’re diving into the new tax legislation, and attending classes (online and in person) to get clarity, even as the IRS releases various new … Read More

R MendenA 12-Point Financial Health Check For Shakopee, MN Families And Individuals

Four Tips For Shakopee, MN Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together

Four Tips For Shakopee, MN Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

It seems like crooks these days keep finding new ways to trick people here in Shakopee, MN into giving them more money. And no, I’m not talking about Congress. Last week, for those of us in the tax professional world in Shakopee, MN who are paying attention (because let’s be honest — many of our colleagues are still on vacation), … Read More

R MendenFour Tips For Shakopee, MN Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together

The Joys Of Providing Professional Tax Services To Shakopee, MN

The Joys Of Providing Professional Tax Services To Shakopee, MN  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Well, our primary work for this tax season in Shakopee, MN has just about wrapped up. But notice I said “primary”, there … you see, unlike some professional tax services in Shakopee, MN, we make it a point to do a bit more than simply “fill out forms” on your behalf. I’ll tell you more about that in a moment. … Read More

R MendenThe Joys Of Providing Professional Tax Services To Shakopee, MN

Roger Menden’s Tax Extension Breakdown

Roger Menden's Tax Extension Breakdown  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

It’s the final full week of tax season, and our office in Shakopee, MN is hopping! But yes, I’m still taking the the time to step away for a moment and write to you, my friend. Lots of business to communicate today, with the deadline of Tuesday, April 17th, right around the corner. And, fret not — if you have all your … Read More

R MendenRoger Menden’s Tax Extension Breakdown

Filing Late On Taxes? You Might Actually Be Among Shakopee, MN’s Smartest

Filing Late On Taxes? You Might Actually Be Among Shakopee, MN's Smartest  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

There are less than two weeks remaining before the tax deadline of April 17th.  Does that startle you? If you’re filing late on taxes this year, let’s talk. We can easily file an extension on your behalf, and make sure  that your return is handled as advantageously as possible. If you’re still a bit spooked by that deadline, well, it might be … Read More

R MendenFiling Late On Taxes? You Might Actually Be Among Shakopee, MN’s Smartest

The Behavior Profile of Our Shakopee, MN Clients with the Highest Level of Financial Security

The Behavior Profile of Our Shakopee, MN Clients with the Highest Level of Financial Security  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

The madness of March certainly delivered over the weekend, huh? Plenty of upsets and surprises, which always makes this time of year fun for basketball fans. Or, so I hear. After all, this tournament seems to happen yearly, and until the IRS changes the deadline for personal tax returns away from April 15th (the 17th this year), well … I … Read More

R MendenThe Behavior Profile of Our Shakopee, MN Clients with the Highest Level of Financial Security

R. Menden Accounting & Tax Service’s 2017 Tax Preparation Checklist

R. Menden Accounting & Tax Service's 2017 Tax Preparation Checklist  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Lots of things have been changing recently — from Academy Award ratings (they’re down), to mortgage rates (which have been rising), to the effective tax rates for most businesses and families in 2018 (which, you may have heard, have changed!). But we here at R. Menden Accounting & Tax Service haven’t much changed: we’re still cranking along in preparing your 2017 … Read More

R MendenR. Menden Accounting & Tax Service’s 2017 Tax Preparation Checklist

3 More Reasons Why More Shakopee, MN Families Don’t Have Estate Plans

3 More Reasons Why More Shakopee, MN Families Don't Have Estate Plans  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

The Winter Olympics are finished and we are fully immersed in our tax preparation process. We’ve been enjoying the opportunity to reconnect with so many longtime friends from Shakopee, MN who trust us with their most sensitive financial details — and we don’t take that privilege lightly. And because I don’t take this lightly, I also want to take the … Read More

R Menden3 More Reasons Why More Shakopee, MN Families Don’t Have Estate Plans

Estate Planning For Dummies: Two Estate Planning Myths Debunked For Shakopee, MN Families

Estate Planning For Dummies: Two Estate Planning Myths Debunked For Shakopee, MN Families  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

I’m not sure there is very much I could say that could add anything to the conversation about what happened last week in Parkland, FL. It seems that every time something like this happens, we grieve for shorter and shorter amounts of time and move on ever-more quickly to the shouting at each other over root causes. But the fact … Read More

R MendenEstate Planning For Dummies: Two Estate Planning Myths Debunked For Shakopee, MN Families