R. Menden Accounting & Tax Service Sheds Light on Some of the Highest State Sales Tax Rates

R. Menden Accounting & Tax Service Sheds Light on Some of the Highest State Sales Tax Rates  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

No, the IRS is not shutting down their operations — there is still (and probably ever will be) a federal income tax. But states are a different story… This being travel season, and the season during which some of our clients turn their eyes towards making a move, I thought I’d give you some info on how state and local … Read More

R MendenR. Menden Accounting & Tax Service Sheds Light on Some of the Highest State Sales Tax Rates

New Ideas For Shakopee, MN Students To Pay For College

New Ideas For Shakopee, MN Students To Pay For College  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

I recently wrote about the cost of raising children, but there was one glaring omission: college. But imagine if you had sent your son to Morehouse College. Here’s what happened there this month… On Sunday, May 19th, investor and philanthropist, Robert F. Smith, shocked 400 graduating students from all-male Morehouse College when, in his commencement speech, he announced he would … Read More

R MendenNew Ideas For Shakopee, MN Students To Pay For College

Making Children Less Costly For Shakopee, MN Families With Kids Through The Child Tax Credit

Making Children Less Costly For Shakopee, MN Families With Kids Through The Child Tax Credit  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

To be clear, children are costly in the best way possible. Once the dust settles from changing diapers, sweeping floors, slapping bandaids on booboos, driving to sports practice, attending back-to-school meetings, saving for college, and buying countless goldfish crackers … you realize children are a lot of work. They’re also monetarily costly. Depending on your income, you could be spending … Read More

R MendenMaking Children Less Costly For Shakopee, MN Families With Kids Through The Child Tax Credit

A Thank You To Our Shakopee, MN Clients For A Successful 2019 Tax Season

A Thank You To Our Shakopee, MN Clients For A Successful 2019 Tax Season  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

This has been one of the wildest tax seasons in recent memory. I saw a note from the IRS last Friday (the 12th) that as of that day, 50 million taxpayers had yet to file. LOTS of extensions happened out there, as all of the tax law changes caused a bunch of confusion. It’s our hope that our Shakopee, MN … Read More

R MendenA Thank You To Our Shakopee, MN Clients For A Successful 2019 Tax Season

Roger Menden’s Under-Utilized Pet Tax Deductions

Roger Menden's Under-Utilized Pet Tax Deductions  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Apparently, there are some politics things happening these days. But even more apparently, the tax deadline is three weeks away. Politics? As the young people say, ain’t nobody got time for that. But you know what we DO have time for? Saving you a boatload on your taxes, and finding creative ways to do that, even if you don’t think … Read More

R MendenRoger Menden’s Under-Utilized Pet Tax Deductions

Roger Menden’s First Key To Building Wealth

Roger Menden's First Key To Building Wealth  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Not only are we entering into the thick of tax season, but based on our political situation, we could be staring at another federal government shutdown on Friday. Which means, well … we don’t know exactly what it will mean except that God bless you if you are trying to get help directly from the IRS these days. Not only … Read More

R MendenRoger Menden’s First Key To Building Wealth

Roger Menden’s Three Simple Steps For Better Information Security Management

Roger Menden's Three Simple Steps For Better Information Security Management  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Unless you’re a Patriots fan, the Super Bowl sure was a snoozefest, eh? The snarky tweets were in full force, and there were many sad bettors who might want to check this out (unless, of course, they just want to let us handle it for them, which is always wise). Even the commercials weren’t very good. (I did like the … Read More

R MendenRoger Menden’s Three Simple Steps For Better Information Security Management

The Trump Shutdown Is Over And Tax Filing Season Has Begun For Shakopee, MN Taxpayers

The Trump Shutdown Is Over And Tax Filing Season Has Begun For Shakopee, MN Taxpayers  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

Politics aside, I think we can all breathe just a little easier knowing that the federal government is no longer in shutdown mode. And on top of that, this morning, as I write, the IRS has begun accepting filed tax returns. Which means, well … it’s about to get real. Now, leaving aside the fact that the IRS will probably … Read More

R MendenThe Trump Shutdown Is Over And Tax Filing Season Has Begun For Shakopee, MN Taxpayers

Four Reasons Why Shakopee, MN Taxpayers Should File Taxes Early

Four Reasons Why Shakopee, MN Taxpayers Should File Taxes Early  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

As of this writing, the federal government is STILL in its partial shutdown. And 800,000+ people are affected — including a whole slew of IRS workers who have been called in, regardless of paychecks, because come Trump or high water: tax filing will indeed begin on January 28th, 2019. So, we’re still buckling up around here, and meeting with Shakopee, … Read More

R MendenFour Reasons Why Shakopee, MN Taxpayers Should File Taxes Early

Understanding Your Shakopee, MN Airbnb And Taxes

Understanding Your Shakopee, MN Airbnb And Taxes  - Accountant, Accounting, Tax Services, Tax Preparation Shakopee MN

As of this writing, the federal government is still in a "partial shutdown", and things are starting to fray around the edges, even for those whose paychecks aren't being affected. Already, it's the longest in history. Which, for a media starving for any kind of controversy … well, no doubt you've already heard about it. Who knows … by the … Read More

R MendenUnderstanding Your Shakopee, MN Airbnb And Taxes