Rodney Williams’s List of 2021 Tax Documents Needed for Filing

Ding ding ding! Open season on 2021 tax filing has officially begun, and we’re already rolling up our sleeves and getting to work on tax returns for some of our Palmdale clients. With all the backlog and changes at the IRS, getting ahead of the tax storm is going to make for much smoother sailing come springtime. Imagine this scenario … Read More

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Rodney Williams’s Tips on Getting Help with Medical Debt

Before I get into my tips for getting help with medical debt, let me start out by saying… we’re less than ONE WEEK away from the IRS beginning to receive electronically-filed returns. That means different things to different people in our Palmdale client family, but I can confidently say this to YOU, no matter your circumstance (reasserting what I wrote … Read More

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Premiere Tax Service on the New $600 Reporting Requirement for Digital Payment Apps

To be fair, the new $600 reporting requirement for digital payment apps isn’t a Venmo thing … it’s an IRS thing. (Personally, I’m still amazed by how people share their transactions so publicly on these kinds of platforms. But that’s a topic for another day.) And I normally wouldn’t be so quick to alert you to a tax change that … Read More

Rodney WilliamsPremiere Tax Service on the New $600 Reporting Requirement for Digital Payment Apps

Palmdale Taxpayers, How to Get 2021 Tax Filing Documents in Order

Before I jump into discussing tax filing documents, I hope it’s okay that I spare you all of the “new year, new you” stuff. If you’re anything like me, you’re being inundated with rehashed well-wishes and generic, happy-clappy “time to set some goals!!!” talk. And I don’t know about you, but I’m here to get to work, as is my … Read More

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Premiere Tax Service on Last-Minute Tax Moves for 2021

I remember reaching the end of 2020 … it seemed as if all of us were breathing a huge collective sigh of relief. And then … more chaos. Is it wrong to hope that 2022 will turn out better? Hard to say … but I do know that what I DON’T want to do is retreat into bitter cynicism. That’s … Read More

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Rodney Williams’ “Help Me Remember” Holiday Prayer

These last couple weeks of 2021 are already a little unusual. Current events are swirling around virus policy, the big Biden “Build Back Better” Act seems to have hit a Joe-Manchin-sized brick wall, sports leagues are in an uproar around rising case numbers, and more. And this, of course, on top of the normal holiday haze that Palmdale families and … Read More

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Rodney Williams’s Strategies for Fighting Inflation

If you’ve been in a Palmdale store lately or visited your local gas pump, you’ve probably noticed some price fluctuations – up and up and up. Every visit, it seems. Inflation is here, and it doesn’t seem to be going anywhere. So, we all have to figure out how to fight inflation by deciding what to do when our hard-earned … Read More

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Rodney Williams on Year End Tax Strategies

I’m going to go further than I did last week and offer you some tangible things you can do NOW. And look … probably taxes aren’t the first thing on your mind now that the holiday lights are flickering. After all, it’s a happy season for every Palmdale resident, right? But if you want to be happy next spring, there … Read More

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Infrastructure Act Tax Implications for Palmdale Taxpayers

I don’t know about you, but I’m still over here digesting leftovers from last week’s festivities — as well as the passage of that trillion dollar infrastructure act in Washington (more on that in a minute). But as November turns into December, I realize (and you should too): We have very little time to make positive changes to your tax … Read More

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The Difficulty (and the Power) of Thanksgiving

Perhaps it’s because of the craziness of the past year and a half, maybe it’s the local Palmdale the weather … but for some reason, the holiday season has caught us off guard over here at Premiere Tax Service. Wasn’t it just the end of summer the other day? This year particularly, with the heightened tax season, political turmoil, and … Read More

Rodney WilliamsThe Difficulty (and the Power) of Thanksgiving