Tax Talk

Mmmmmm, Donuts

In 1917, the Salvation Army sent 250 volunteers called “Donut Lassies” to deliver donuts to soldiers serving on the front lines in... Read More

Pummeled By the Bear

On the first day of 2022 trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at a record high of 36,585.06. Since then, markets have dropped... Read More

The Evolution of the Tax Professional Starts Here

15,000 years ago, ambitious social climbers had just two career tracks to choose from – you could hunt, or you could gather. (Cave painting... Read More

Injury, Meet Insult

Back in the day, investors looking to realize gold-plated dreams on Wall Street spent hours poring through newspapers and magazines to sniff... Read More

A Little Goes a Long Way

Sometimes, when Washington changes tax laws, it’s Big Freakin’ News. Back in 1986, a bipartisan group of senators and representatives... Read More

Membership Has Its Privileges

In 1958, American Express launched its first credit card. They worked to position it as a premium offering right out the gate, with a... Read More

Unaffordable at Any Speed

Have you tried buying a car lately? It’s nuts! Carmakers are scrambling to find the chips they need to power features like entertainment... Read More

Nice Work If You Can Get It

It’s Spring Break, and millions of Americans are doing their best bird imitations and flying south. College kids will find their way to... Read More

As Time Goes By

In 1942, Captain Louis Renault, commander of French troops in Casablanca, was “shocked, shocked” to find that gambling was going on at... Read More

Lights, Camera, Action!

This weekend, Hollywood’s elite gathered to do what they do best: celebrate themselves at the Oscars. And while Will Smith... Read More