Act Now: Earn 9.62 Percent Tax-Deferred

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Through October 2022, you can buy Series I bonds that pay 9.62 percent interest. And you receive that rate for six months from the time of purchase. What happens after that? On November 1, 2022, the U.S. Treasury Department sets a new six-month rate equal to the fixed rate (currently zero) plus the Consumer Price […]

New Law: Business Tax Credits for Your Electric Vehicle Purchases

Energy Tax CreaBusiness Tax Credits for Your Electric Vehicle Purchasesdits for Homeowners

You may have heard that the newly enacted Inflation Reduction Act includes an expanded tax credit for electric vehicles.  Although this personal credit has gotten most of the publicity, the new law launched a new commercial clean vehicle credit—specifically for business-use electric vehicles. And it’s much better than the credit for personal-use electric vehicles. The […]

New Law: New and Improved Energy Tax Credits for Homeowners

Energy Tax Credits for Homeowners

The President signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law on August 16, 2022. It contains some valuable tax credits for homeowners.  When it comes to taxes, nothing is better than a tax credit since it is a dollar-for-dollar reduction in the taxes you must pay (unlike a tax deduction that only reduces your taxable income). […]

How Will You Deal with the New 62.5 Cents Mileage Rate?

IRS Increases Business Mileage Rate to 62.5 Cents

The IRS noticed that average gas prices across the United States exceeded $5.00 a gallon and took action. Small businesses that qualify to use and do use the standard mileage rate can deduct 62.5 cents per business mile from July 1through December 31, 2022. That’s up 4 cents a mile. This brings up a practical […]