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It’s said there are no certainties in life other than death and taxes, but at least when it comes to the latter people have some degree of control. No matter where you live in the U.S., if you own a home you’ll pay property taxes. But a new study illustrates just how much those tax rates can vary by city and state.

A new study from the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, a Cambridge, Mass.-based think tank, highlights property taxes in the largest cities in each U.S. state and found that homeowners in Bridgeport, Conn. pay the steepest rates to the tax man.

The Lincoln Institute calculated the effective tax rate on primary residences, or the tax bill as a percentage of the property’s market value, and found that Bridgeport

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Many Americans, through no fault of their own, simply cannot save for retirement. The financial strains and limited opportunities for some people really make saving money for the future almost impossible as each day is a financial struggle. In fact, this is exactly why the United States needs systems like Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare. However, for those that can save for retirement, financial misconceptions often create additional hurdles to jump over on the way to a financially secure future. So let’s take a look at three common retirement planning misconceptions.

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The employees and entrepreneurs need to prepare tax returns regularly. There have 2 different ways how to do this. The employees can either to ask for the help of a tax preparation company or use an online service for a quick result. The business owners need to hire an accountant who will keep records of accounts and do all calculations. For their operations, accountants need to use a specialized software. Though some companies still hire a bookkeeper who conducts all operations manually and have a tight schedule. A professional worker cannot be replaced by any software. Here we are going to make a quick overview of the most popular accounting software for individuals and accountants and discuss their benefits and differences.

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What is more exciting than making money on having fun? For horse races, lovers, football fans and other hazardous players making bets are one of the fastest ways to earn money. Though nobody says that it is easy. This is like with the weather, you can make a forecast but you can't guarantee that it will come true. Besides, imagine that you are new in this business. Your bet may be influenced by the opinion of a turf accountant which is running a legal betting shop. These licensed accounting offices earn money on people’s desire to win on making bets.

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I want to tell a little and describe who the accountant is. The accountant is a high-class specialist who examines the tax and financial documentation.Accountant deals with accounting and tax accounting monitor whether resources are using economically. As well maintains ownership of a company or organization, identifies mistakes, assesses the effectiveness of the work.And certify and gives valuable, useful and important recommendations to the company's management. Actually, the accountant is an important person who provides his services to clients (most of them are businessmen). To check important documents and important calculations, on the correctness of which determines the fate of the company (organization). And therefore, the job of the accountant is considered very demanded and promising.

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Every citizen fully well knows that taxation is the crucial thing you have to deal with at some point. Or else, you'll have to deal with law, and such perspective is not good at all. So, there is such expert as tax lawyer - the person that is about to help you solve any issue concerning tax matters. Or, which is better, to avoid such issues timely.

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There are so many designations in accounting including CA, CMA, ACCA, CIA, MBA and many more. In this article, we are going to discuss two of them that stands out from the rest. They are, perhaps, the most prestigious ones. I should mention in advance that obtaining a CPA or CFA license is not an obligatory condition for those who work in the field of finance but it is helpful to build a successful career.  Here, we will talk about CFA and CPA salary, responsibilities, requirements to education, working experience, nuances related to passing CPA and CFA examinations. They cannot be directly compared. The CPA and CRA designations have more differences than similarities but let’s make an attempt anyway. I hope that this information will help to find out which

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The accountant is a high-class specialist who examines the tax and financial documentation.Accountant deals with accounting and tax accounting monitor whether resources are using economically.As well maintains ownership of a company or organization, identifies mistakes, assesses the effectiveness of the work.And certify and gives valuable, useful and important recommendations to the company's management. Actually, the accountant is an important person who provides his services to clients (most of them are businessmen). To check important documents and important calculations, on the correctness of which determines the fate of the company (organization). And therefore, the job of the accountant is considered very demanded and promising.

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What does auditor do? That is the question…that hardly bothers an entrepreneur until he launches his own business and stumbles upon tax issues. The tax assessment is the thing such businessman is always concerned about, especially when he is an owner of a small organization. What we get are competing interests of the country and self-employed individual: the one needs to refill the budget by means of tax charges and the other tries to minimize these charges.

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