Earble

Earl Westerlund

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Mon Aug 18

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Earble replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 10:02 AM

Re: OT geopolitcal risk

It sucked to be a peasant farmer stuck between two opposing armies, but overall the human race survived.

It still sucks to be a peasant (or normal, apolitical, just-trying-to-get-by Palestinian, Syrian, Ukrainian, etc.) stuck between [more]

Tue Jul 29

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Earble replied to the Tax Strategies board. 10:03 AM

Re: FICA Tax on Money In, Money Out

OK, here's the long version.

There were no shareholders. We're just a bunch of programming geeks who got together to put on an annual software user conference. The corporation was for-profit in name only. There were no employees; we all [more]

Mon Jul 28

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Earble replied to the Tax Strategies board. 3:16 PM

Re: FICA Tax on Money In, Money Out

Thanks for the ultimate answer.

To answer your question, we were incorporated as a for-profit company, not a charity. This was due to bad advice we were given years go. We were in the process of reclassifying as a 501(c)(3) company when [more]

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Earble replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 1:13 PM

Re: Poll: followup to the retirement poll

Wow. Bunch of old people

Only chronologically.

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Earble posted to the Tax Strategies board. 8:21 AM

FICA Tax on Money In, Money Out

Hi, all --

A professional organization I belonged to is in the process of dissolution. The assets of the soon-to-be-defunct corporation are being distributed amongst the members of the executive board. Most if not all of us plan to donate [more]

Tue Jul 8

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Earble replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:53 PM

Re: OT: Deafening silence

Seems to be the case on all the boards I follow. I thought maybe a server problem at TMF, but maybe it's just a holiday week in the US.

Tue Jul 1

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Earble replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 4:30 PM

Re: YLDEARNYEAR without Limited Partnerships

I've been trading LPs in my IRA for years. I've never had a problem.

And I haven't backtested it, but I skip foreign exchanges all the time - because I'm too lazy to look for the US equivalent to the .TO stock. I don't worry about [more]

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