Tax Tip Tuesdays – Tax and Steak…The Return of The Funny Accountant!

After a brief hiatus (that was mostly used for recharging my tax-season-drained batteries and eating steak) we’re BACK with more tax and accounting tips and tools. With 2013’s tax season now but a fond memory, I had an intense debate with myself (it almost came to blows) about what to offer up in the blog. … Read More Tax Tip Tuesdays – Tax and Steak…The Return of The Funny Accountant!

Tax Tip Tuesday – Q&A With The Funny Accountant!

During the month of April, Tax Tip Tuesday falls between Doing-Tax-Returns-Monday and Doing-­Even-More-Tax-Returns-Wednesday.  So you can imagine that it’s nice to take a break, write a blog post or meet with a new client. This week’s Tax Tip is more of a “Greatest Hits” list of questions I’m asked during these client visits, questions you… Read More Tax Tip Tuesday – Q&A With The Funny Accountant!

Tax Tip Tuesday – A “Second Look” at Your Personal Taxes

Welcome back to Tax Tip Tuesdays after a brief Monday stint (for what I considered a rather hilarious April Fool’s Day joke in which I moved my blog post back 1 day!).  I know…Riotous!! For today’s tip, we will resume the hilarity of taxes, credits and general accounting fun by discussing everyone’s favourite topic….Money! (And… Read More Tax Tip Tuesday – A “Second Look” at Your Personal Taxes

Tax Tip Monday – Small Businesses: Got One? Thinking About Launching One?

April Fool! It’s Tax Tip MONDAY! Worst April Fool’s Day joke ever? You bet! But I’m The Funny Accountant so fortunately (and unfortunately) I decide what is funny and I have determined that it is, in fact, funny to pretend that it’s a day earlier than it actually is. Har-dee-har! Bringing us to today’s tax tip…if… Read More Tax Tip Monday – Small Businesses: Got One? Thinking About Launching One?

Tax Tip #10: Children – How They Enrich Our Lives….And Our Tax Credits!

So let’s be honest.  Babies are smelly.  They’re the cutest things in the world (other than some breeds of puppies) but they poop themselves, they eat with their hands and there is a constant flow of green stuff flowing from their noses (and sometimes their eyes).  Ew. But we love our kids…they’re the lights of… Read More Tax Tip #10: Children – How They Enrich Our Lives….And Our Tax Credits!

Tax Tip #8: How to Get Your Taxes Done for Free! (sort of…)

This week’s Tax Tip Tuesday is going to be very simple. Here it is: Use an Accountant to File Your Taxes! Or more specifically, use me! OK, maybe this shameless plug of http://www.mkassociates.ca and http://www.thefunnyaccountant.com is a little over the top…so please feel free to use any accountant of your choosing as long as his… Read More Tax Tip #8: How to Get Your Taxes Done for Free! (sort of…)