It’s Not Too Late to Bring Down Your Tax Bill

Meara Welch Browne’s Tax Partner, Julie Welch, was quoted in CNBC's Grow.Acorns.com "It's Not Too Late to Bring Down Your Tax Bill From 2018 - Here's How" written by Sam Becker.  The article outlines the last-minute technique of contributing to an Individual Retirement Account. You can read her quotes and the entire article on CNBC's [...]

By |2019-04-11T11:34:43+00:00April 11th, 2019|General, Tax|Comments Off on It’s Not Too Late to Bring Down Your Tax Bill

Julie Welch Quoted in The Washington Post on April 4, 2019

Meara Welch Browne’s Tax Partner, Julie Welch, was quoted Thursday in The Washington Post – “Personal Finance” section.  In the article titled "The April 15 tax deadline is close. Why you should file on time.” by Michelle Singletary, Julie answered what has been frustrating people most during this tax season. You can read her quote [...]

By |2019-04-04T13:19:32+00:00April 4th, 2019|General, Tax|Comments Off on Julie Welch Quoted in The Washington Post on April 4, 2019

How to Use The New Tax Law to Cut Your Tax Bill

Meara Welch Browne’s Tax Partner, Julie Welch, was quoted in "How to Use The New Tax Law to Cut Your Tax Bill" written by Robert Powell and published in TheStreet.  The article outlines opportunities for those saving for retirement to cut their tax bill this year and in years to come. You can read her [...]

By |2019-03-07T15:43:13+00:00March 7th, 2019|General, Tax|Comments Off on How to Use The New Tax Law to Cut Your Tax Bill

Julie Welch Quoted Twice in the February, 2019 The New York Times

Meara Welch Browne’s Tax Partner, Julie Welch, was quoted Sunday in The New York Times – “Business” section in two articles.  The first was titled "The 8 Most Common 2019 Tax Return Questions, Answered by Experts” by Ron Lieber and Tara Siegel-Bernard.  The second was titled "Smaller Tax Refunds Surprise Those Expecting More Relief" by [...]

By |2019-02-14T14:08:59+00:00February 14th, 2019|General, Tax|Comments Off on Julie Welch Quoted Twice in the February, 2019 The New York Times

Julie Welch was interviewed on CNBC

Meara Welch Browne’s Tax Partner, Julie Welch, along with Ed Slott, president of Ed Slott & Company, were interviewed on CNBC's Squawk Alley about the tax benefits of selling stocks before the end of the year. You can view CNBC's interview at the following link: https://www.cnbc.com/video/2018/12/27/tax-experts-nows-the-time-to-sell-stocks-claim-losses.html

By |2018-12-31T09:58:47+00:00December 31st, 2018|General, Tax|Comments Off on Julie Welch was interviewed on CNBC

Julie Welch Quoted in the November 7, 2018 USA Today

Meara Welch Browne’s Tax Partner, Julie Welch, was quoted Thursday in USA Today “Business” section article titled “Tax Planning: 6 ways to lower the amount you owe” by Robert Powell. The article discusses ways to cut your tax bill before year end. You can read Julie's quote and the entire article on USA Today website [...]

By |2018-11-08T17:28:03+00:00November 8th, 2018|General, Tax|Comments Off on Julie Welch Quoted in the November 7, 2018 USA Today

Maximize your tax benefits from medical expenses

Tax benefits from medical expenses are available by taking an itemized deduction for medical expenses, using a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) through an employer, or using a Health Savings Account (HSA) for those who have qualified high deductible health insurance.  For the 2018 itemized deduction, only medical expenses more than 7.5% of your adjusted gross [...]

By |2018-10-01T09:46:02+00:00October 1st, 2018|General, Tax|Comments Off on Maximize your tax benefits from medical expenses

Julie Welch Quoted in the February 25, 2018 The New York Times

Meara Welch Browne’s Tax Partner, Julie Welch, was quoted Sunday in The New York Times – “Business” section article titled “Dealing With the Changes in the Tax Code” by Jan M. Rosen. The article discusses the new tax law and its impact on taxpayers. It also maps out tips from tax professionals on things to [...]

By |2019-10-01T16:23:48+00:00February 28th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Julie Welch Quoted in the February 25, 2018 The New York Times

KC Harvey Relief Effort

KC Harvey Relief Effort Dear Friends: Our prayers go out to those affected by Hurricane Harvey and its catastrophic flooding along the Gulf coast. Amid that terrible devastation, we should all pause and be grateful for our own good fortune. But as we do so, the sheer magnitude of this disaster and the suffering it [...]

By |2017-09-01T13:33:07+00:00September 1st, 2017|General|Comments Off on KC Harvey Relief Effort

Legislation to repeal and replace the ACA

Details of two House bills to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act are emerging.  The committees began markup of the bills on Wednesday.  If the bills are passed by the committees, they are expected to be combined into one bill by the House Budget Committee.  Then they would go to the House Rules Committee [...]

By |2017-03-10T15:12:37+00:00March 10th, 2017|General, Tax|Comments Off on Legislation to repeal and replace the ACA