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Jeanwa replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:46 PM

Re: Anyone switch back and forth?

Dish Network (satellite) just jacked up their price 20% (from $48 to $58 per month). We live out in the boonies. The alternative is cable TV (e.g. Comcast) which has a reasonable price for a year but then is over $100 per month.

Does anyone [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 11:56 PM

Re: Over-Reported Tip Income

She had detailed records of the tips she had given to other employees, as is customary in her line of work. I learned a new-to-me term for this, tip-outs.
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Did the employees she gave the tips to report them to [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 1:08 PM

Re: Help claiming a dependant with income

Is it 407 or 704? On the other board you said 704. It might make a difference.

Fri Feb 27

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Jeanwa replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 10:17 PM

Re: I Think Maybe...

How tall are you?

Maybe it's the brand (cheap) I buy. I weigh less (120/125) and buy a 10 in jeans. I'm 5'7". I'm long in the trunk. No way can I wear a jr. (The odd number sizes.) They aren't long enough from waist to [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 10:06 PM

Re: Meetings

gremlins.

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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 6:08 PM

Re: Documentation when hiring a contractor

You sell a product or provide a service that is taxable.

There are VERY few services that aren't taxable.
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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 3:11 PM

Re: Documentation when hiring a contractor

Every business in WA has to be licensed...
I doubt that... Yep - not every business needs a license:
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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 12:10 PM

Re: Documentation when hiring a contractor

How do you define an actual business? DH is a General Contractor who is a sole proprietor, so all checks are made out to him personally. He does not have a separate business name, and so it seems you would not consider him a business. But he is [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:44 AM

Re: Hardship exemption to change and grow

The people at the bottom of the economic ladder don't track their way through this stuff in advance. It hits them at tax time. They typically have poor records.



I know the bottom of the economic ladder are the people you [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 11:21 AM

Re: Meetings

Hey, Ish, good to see you

reformatted:

When I worked at Big Company, "effective meetings" were part of the "company culture."

Some of the rules:

There are roles assigned to people including a [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 11:02 AM

Re: Documentation when hiring a contractor

Thanks, 2 gifts, interesting. The taxable labor is really different from state to state. I looked up a few.


....If he was a contractor he wouldn't have paid sales tax on the items he bought and used doing your job.

...That must [more]

Thu Feb 26

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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 11:32 PM

Re: Documentation when hiring a contractor

"Also, the receipt should show the amount of sales tax you were charged for the job."

Why?

I would expect it to be $0 in sales tax that I paid (although I paid for it indirectly when he bought the materials he used) [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 7:56 PM

Re: Hardship exemption to change and grow

Perhaps tell us why someone that has been unable to find work for over a year, but has done a very good job at saving for retirement, should have to pay a penalty to access their saved retirement dollars because they are below 59 1/2? They still have [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 7:04 PM

Re: Documentation when hiring a contractor

I'll second 2gifts:

"If you are looking for documentation to take the tax write-off on the solar, then you need a receipt from him for the work."

Also, the receipt should show the amount of sales tax you were charged for [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Ishtar's Gate board. 2:53 PM

Re: Word/Excel Help needed

if someone has an iphone or another phone/tablet that supports a spreadsheet, you could make the spreadsheet into a google document and anyone with that kind of supporting phone/pad/whatever can update the file while walking around...

peace [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:38 PM

Re: Hardship exemption to change and grow

No it isn't.

But it is another reason we need SS.

Wed Feb 25

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Jeanwa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 8:33 PM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

How well would the government welfare system work if they followed the same tenets as Providence House? Required to pass a drug test and go to school/trade school.

Last time I saw stats, >90% success rate at getting people permanently [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 3:06 PM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

That was too easy.

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Jeanwa replied to the Tax Strategies board. 2:02 PM

Re: Seller Held Mortgage and FINs

The discrepancy about which Jeanwa is concerned is the SSN/FIN disconnect

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Sorry I misunderstood.

Your buyer is who the Escrow company is receiving the money from...therefore the recipient to the [more]

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Jeanwa replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:11 PM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

Seriously, you need to get out more.

http://www.theprovidencehouse.com/

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