8 Ways to Avoid Probate
Paperback ISBN: 1413325130
By taking some simple steps now, you can spare your family and beneficiaries a lot of time and money. How much? Probate court proceedings after a death can drag on for a year and cost tens of thousands of dollars--money that would otherwise have gone directly to your loved ones. 8 Ways to Avoid Probate offers easy and effective ways to skip the probate process so that property goes directly to the intended beneficiaries. Using the simple, plain English instructions, you'll learn how to create a savvy estate plan. Find out about: - naming payable-on-death beneficiaries for financial accounts - owning property jointly - leaving real estate with transfer-on-death deeds - using a living trust - naming the right beneficiaries for IRAs, 401 (k)s, and other retirement plans, and - using probate shortcuts for small estates procedures for small estates. This (12th) edition provides updates to 50-state rules on probate, including affidavit procedures for small estates and transfer-on-death registration for vehicles and securities.
The Blueprint for Africa's Future
Paperback ISBN: 1403973865
Arguing that a lack of economic freedom is preventing Africans from being able to prosper in the twenty-first century, an analysis of the consequences of war and the oppressive practices of today's indigenous leaders proposes a program of development that will enable the continent to modernize and benefit from free trade and free market traditions. By the author of Africa Betrayed. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.
The American in Canada
Real-Life Tax and Financial Insights into Moving to and Living in Canada?
Paperback ISBN: 1770410899
Hundreds of thousands of Americans are living in Canada today and the tax issues for everyone from green card holders living in Canada to Canadians returning home from years in the U.S. are astounding and complex. In easy-to-understand language, The American in Canada focuses on the eight key areas of transition planning: immigration, customs, cash management, income tax, retirement, estate planning, risk management, and investments. Do you have to file tax returns with the IRS? What income do you have to declare, and in which country? Should you leave your IRAs and 401(k)s in the U.S.? What immigration avenues are available to help you move into Canada? Do you qualify for Canada’s socialized healthcare programs? What should you do with your home or rental property in the U.S.? These questions, and many more, are answered in this essential guide for the American living in Canada.
Bankruptcy and Insolvency Taxation
4th Edition Hardcover ISBN: 1118000773
The thousands of mergers, acquisitions, and start-ups that have characterized the past years of business have created an increasing number of corporations in financial trouble: specifically, a shortage of venture capital or quick cash. Consequently, bankruptcy protection is now viewed as a strategic move to protect corporations from their creditors and allow them to reorganize. Fully revised and updated with new case studies and the latest coverage of regulations, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Taxation, Fourth Edition provides the answers to the questions financial managers will have on the tax aspects of bankruptcy strategy.
The Book on Tax Strategies for the Savvy Real Estate Investor
Powerful Techniques Anyone Can Use to Deduct More, Invest Smarter, and Pay Far Less to the IRS!
Paperback ISBN: 0990711765
Taxes! Boring and irritating, right? Perhaps. But if you want to succeed in real estate, your tax strategy will play a HUGE role in how fast you grow. A great tax strategy can save you thousands of dollars a year - and a bad strategy could land you in legal trouble. That’s why BiggerPockets is excited to introduce its newest book, The Book on Tax Strategies for the Savvy Real Estate Investor! To help you deduct more, invest smarter, and pay far less to the IRS!
Business Taxation and Financial Decisions
Hardcover ISBN: 3642032834
Managerial decisions are considerably influenced by taxes: e.g. the choice of location, buying or leasing decisions, or the proper mix of debt and equity in the company's capital structure increasingly demand qualified employees in an economic environment that is becoming more and more complex. Due to the worldwide economic integration and constant changes in tax legislation, companies are faced with new challenges - and the need for information and advice is growing accordingly. This book's goal is to identify and quantify possible tax effects on companies' investment strategies and financing policies. It does not focus on details of tax law, but instead seeks to address students and practitionersfocusing on corporate finance, accounting, investment banking and strategy consulting.
Case Studies in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Auditing
2nd Edition Paperback ISBN: 0808041932
Challenge Your Taxes
Homeowner's Guide to Reducing Your Property Taxes
Paperback ISBN: 0471190659
Complete with examples providing guidelines for arriving at correct property values and negotiating lower assessments, a money-saving handbook helps readers evaluate their own property and prepare an appeal in the case of an unfair assessment. Original.
Paperback ISBN: 1260087379
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Common Corporate Tax Base in the EU
Impact on the Size of Tax Bases and Effective Tax Burdens
Paperback ISBN: 379082755x
The European Commission envisages putting forward a proposal for a tax reform that would allow improving the efficiency and simplicity of the corporate income tax systems. This report assesses the impact of a Common Corporate Tax Base (CCTB) on the size of the corporate tax bases of EU companies. The results of the report shall help to evaluate the economic consequences of the introduction of a harmonised set of tax accounting rules. The estimates are based on the European Tax Analyzer with data from the year 2006 and apply options specified by the Commission's Steering Group.