Fred Greene’s 11 Smart Ways To Reduce Your 2015 Tax Bill

Last week, we tied a bow around all of our client tax returns for 2015, i.e. for "tax year 2014", as the extension deadline came and went. It feels good to turn the page and move into our intensive preparation season for tax season 2016. (And now I'm searching for a...

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Fred Greene’s 5 Tips for Successful Business Lunches

The other day, I saw an article that made my jaw drop -- and reminded me (once again) why we do what we do. Remember the BP oil spill in the Gulf? Yes, it was a while ago ... but the region is still feeling the after effects, and not just environmentally. But for BP,...

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Fred Greene On How to Win Through Giving

The fall is here, but before we're able to *really* enjoy it around here at Team Greene, we are carefully working through our roster of 2014 tax returns that were put on extension. As I mentioned last week -- we are still able to set appointments for other matters...

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Fred Greene On How Having a Tax Strategy Wins Out

As I'm writing this, chances are good that we are headed towards yet another federal government shutdown of some sort, due to Congressional disagreement over a host of different funding and tax related items. (Forbes just bumped the probability from 67% to 75%.) And...

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Fred Greene Shares On Family Life on a Single Income

Last week I wrote about preparing for financial chaos, and gave you some step-by-steps for what your priorities should be right now. Got a bunch of wonderful feedback, so THANK YOU for taking the time to do that. I see every email that comes my way, and I love getting...

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Greene On Real World College Expenses

There was some eye­-opening news recently about student debt. From the WSJ article: http://on.wsj.com/1fEi4eG ... ... As of July, 6.9 million Americans with student loans hadn't sent a payment to the government in at least 360 days, quarterly data from the Education...

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Fred Greene’s Three Tax Updates To Know Right Now

There is a bit of a flood of recent tax-related news that I'd normally dispense with in the opening remarks of my Note here ... but it's weighty enough (and possibly could affect you), that I wanted to take a little more time for explanation of each. But maybe the...

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