Taking Control of Your Taxes in 2018

A Complete Guide on Taking Control of Your Taxes in 2018

Happy New Years! As always, the start of a new year means the nearing of another tax season. The tax season is always intimidating, but with the right help, you can get through it without a sweat! From Lucia CPA to you, we want to let you in on a few highlights regarding the new tax laws, and some tips and tricks to get the biggest tax return available to you before the 2018 tax deadline on April 17, 2018.

What is Cryptocurrency and Do I Have to Claim it on My Taxes?

Claiming Cryptocurrencies on your Taxes

It’s important to know before reading this article what cryptocurrencies are. Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that exist only online and is a complex system that’s decentralized and isn’t controlled by any authority. Computer processors are used to solve complex algorithms which generate coins. All coin transactions are chained to each other, adding a block for each transaction making it impossible to erase or alter any information without breaking the entire chain. Crypto markets are the most secure for services and trade without the risk of fraud or chargebacks.

One of the biggest market explosions for cryptocurrencies in 2017 is Bitcoin. In 2017 alone, prices for one bitcoin has skyrocketed from $800 to a whopping $7,300! Rewind to 2013, the price for one was less than $10! There’s a huge profit margin with Bitcoin, and other cryptocurrencies such as Litecoin and Ethereum are slowing making a name for themselves as well.

Tax Tips for Teachers in 2018

To our teachers and school administrators, we appreciate everything you do to curate an awesome and enticing curriculum for the next generation. Now it’s our turn to educate you on one matter…taxes. One thing is clear, it’s never too early to start planning for the upcoming tax season! Check out the following tips to help you as an educator stay on top of your taxes and get the biggest breaks and tax deductions ever!

Get the Most Out of QuickBooks Training

QuickBooks Training

Bookkeeping isn’t the same it was 10 years ago. Nowadays, it’s easy for small businesses to manage their own accounting with the help of QuickBooks. QuickBooks is an easy-to-learn software, accessible no matter where you are. Unlike other accounting software, QuickBooks takes little time to master, with some training. That’s why we want to help.

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Riverside CPA Tax Accounting Office

San Bernardino Office

1887 Business Center Dr. Suite #4A
San Bernardino, CA 92408

Riverside Office

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3576 Arlington Ave #200
Riverside, CA 92506

(800) 614-0139


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