Ed joined LBF Group in January 2002. Ed received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Detroit Institute of Technology. Prior to joining LBF Group, he owned and managed his own Accounting and Tax service for over 30 years.
Ed enhances our firm with his years of experience in the accounting and tax field, while representing businesses and individuals encompassing various professions and occupations. Ed has also completed the requirements established by the Internal Revenue Service, and has been granted the Registered Tax Return Preparer Certificate by the IRS.
Since employees typically only have a few pay dates left this year, checking withholding soon is especially important. Because of the many changes in the tax law, refunds may be different than prior years for some taxpayers. Some may even owe an unexpected tax bill when they file their 2018 tax return next year. To avoid these kinds of surprises,...
Losing a spouse often brings on a flood of emotions that can make tasks like managing financial obligations seem almost impossible. Here are some steps may help ease that burden:
With much of the focus on the new tax rates contained in the new tax bill for 2018, it is easy to forget that some big changes have been made to the allowable itemized deductions (Schedule A). The bill increases the standard deduction and removes the deduction for personal exemptions. This combined change will mean that many more filers will not itemize their deductions.