Washington man gives IRS the finger

Many people get frustrated or upset when dealing with the IRS.  Normand Laviviere of Olympia, Washington has taken his protest of the IRS to a bizarre level.  Last year, he severed one of his own fingers and mailed it to the IRS.  Other protests from this man included mailing a bullet, a marijuana joint, and most recently, a fake bomb to the IRS.  His latest stunt has landed him behind bars.  If you are as crazy as this man, please don’t call.  But, for normal people dealing with IRS issues, your local Enrolled Agent can use their expertise to help you solve your IRS problems.

Summer Time tax tip

Many clients grumble if they owe taxes at the end of the year.  Now is a good time to do a quick mid-year checkup to see if you are having enough taxes paid in through withholding or quarterly payments.  Here’s a link to an IRS publication that discusses the issue.  If you need assistance in this area, we are here to help.