Millennials In The South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont Workplace

Millennials In The Workplace

Memorial Day is behind us, and our lives move forward. Mere words, even a full day of memorializing cannot measure the worth and honor due to our fallen service men and women. For many of us, a 3-day weekend ushers in the summer … and maybe that’s because the task of memorializing itself seems not to be enough. I’m reminded … Read More

Millennials In The South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont Workplace

Abreu’s Guide To Keeping Financial Records

financial records

The other day, the New York Times ran a story that spoke to one of my favorite topics: keeping our minds clear. The subject was the seemingly-endless barrage of news stories about the current administration, and the challenges of navigating your mind to be free of it all. Whomever you voted for, whatever your political persuasion (and I’m making a … Read More

Abreu’s Guide To Keeping Financial Records

Dreaming Big Must Come Before Financial Planning by Mario Abreu

Financial Plan

You’d probably be surprised if you sat in on some of the meetings I have with some of my tax planning and preparation clients. This is by no means the majority of my clients, but there is certainly a good subset of people who have piled away a ton of financial resources … but who are bored, tired and a … Read More

Dreaming Big Must Come Before Financial Planning by Mario Abreu

How To Buy Happiness In South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont

Buy Happiness

Not a huge amount of “tax news” these days … we’re watching Congressional movement on tax reform, Obamacare, etc. but right now, it’s all mostly just talk. But that’s politics, I suppose. Which is a good argument for not diving too deeply into it. Now … moving to things far more immediately relevant: I’ve written before about the surprising disconnect … Read More

How To Buy Happiness In South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont

Mario Abreu’s Three Ways To Live Out Your Retirement Lifestyle In Advance

Retirement Lifestyle

First off, now that May is upon us, we’re moving into a different mode. We have a few clients on extension (and with whom we will continue to correspond), but our attention is now more turned to other matters: tax planning (more about that soon), working with South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont businesses and other individuals with year-round … Read More

Mario Abreu’s Three Ways To Live Out Your Retirement Lifestyle In Advance

Tax Freedom Day And Amended Tax Returns For South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont Taxpayers

Amended Tax Return

When I say, “3.5 months of labor,” I’m not actually referring to the work we do here in our South Bronx tax office on behalf of our clients. (Frankly, we work the entire year so that these past few months would NOT be as crazy as they might otherwise be.) Nope, I’m referring to one of the big dates we mark every … Read More

Tax Freedom Day And Amended Tax Returns For South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont Taxpayers

A Tax Day Thank You From Mario Abreu

Tax Day

Lifting my heavily-lidded eyes to peer up through the haze of government forms and procedures, I peek at the calendar, which today said: April 17. (If any of the above sounded slightly poetic, that’s the coffee talking; I’m a South Bronx, West Farm, and East Tremeont tax accountant, after all.) Yes, today is an extremely busy day for us here … Read More

A Tax Day Thank You From Mario Abreu

Considering Filing A Tax Extension In the South Bronx, West Farm, or East Tremeont? Read This First.

tax extension

Last week, I wrote all about those deadlines. <shiver> I know for a fact that the very word can strike pain and anxiety into the hearts of certain of my clients (who shall remain nameless). So, this week … well, I’m going to give you the chance to exhale a little. It’ll be like a warm bath of security, peace … Read More

Considering Filing A Tax Extension In the South Bronx, West Farm, or East Tremeont? Read This First.

Mario Abreu’s List of What Else Is Due On April 18th

April 18th

It’s “go time” around here. Our phones are buzzing, the email inboxes are overflowing, but we are focused like a laser beam on giving our clients the BEST service for their time (and wallet), and ensuring that nobody is paying Uncle Sam more than they should. We’ve invested a lot into this time of year — in education, client management … Read More

Mario Abreu’s List of What Else Is Due On April 18th

Mario Abreu’s Simple Two-Step Trick for Conquering Procrastination

procrastination

Apparently, the Republican Congressional leadership understands the impulse of procrastination. Bringing the health care reform bill to an actual vote last week (after months of touting their intentions to repeal the ACA) proved, in fact, to be a difficult task. And so until we hear otherwise, we remain with the status quo. Your opinion of this (and mine) matters little … Read More

Mario Abreu’s Simple Two-Step Trick for Conquering Procrastination