Storm damage homeowner tips

Across the state each year, many people become victims of tornadoes, hail and storms.  These natural disasters cost the U.S. economy billions of dollars annually. One of the untold costs associated with disasters are those losses due to fraud. Often “fly-by-night” contractors appear in communities’ right after a disaster and further victimize the victims by […]

Summer job tax information

Summer jobs offer students the opportunity to make money and learn some important life lessons about the working world, including taxes. As a new employee, students fill out a Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate, so their employer withholds the right amount of taxes from regular pay, bonuses, commissions and vacation allowances. Tips are taxable […]