The End of Tax Season, Estimated Taxes, And Unemployment Compensation by Pam Britz

I’m still emotionally adjusting to the fact that we just went through 4th of July weekend … and “tax season” is STILL GOING. I’m thankful for it, because I also know that extending the deadline during this wild, intensely difficult year (for so many) was a rare offering of grace from the IRS for Sugar Land taxpayers. Even if it … Read More

The End of Tax Season, Estimated Taxes, And Unemployment Compensation by Pam Britz

Pam Britz’s To-Do List If You Can’t Pay All Your Taxes

Some of our Sugar Land clients are STILL pulling their paperwork — which is understandable during this donkey of a year, and with all of the new complications. But sadly, ye olde IRS isn’t extending any payment grace in a couple weeks. (I say “sadly”, but here at Team Britz we may or may not be champing at the bit … Read More

Pam Britz’s To-Do List If You Can’t Pay All Your Taxes

Why Procrastination Makes Sense in 2020 For Sugar Land Taxpayers

We’ve had impeachment votes, worldwide pandemics, quarantine-like lockdowns (for the healthy), widespread protests, intense riots, MURDER HORNETS, statues falling, social media anger……and it’s just June 2020. Oh yes — and some people still need to pull together their taxes. And they’re due in about THREE WEEKS. (July 15th, 2020) Is that you? And if it is, does it startle you? … Read More

Why Procrastination Makes Sense in 2020 For Sugar Land Taxpayers

Is Your State Broke? Pam Britz Analyzes State Tax Revenue Sources

With national events continuing as they are, here at Britz Financial Group, we’re finding ourselves locking into “go mode” … again. It’s unusual for us to be in this mode smack in the middle of June, but this year has not been … usual. This is because the tax deadline (July 15th, 2020) is barrelling at us. Many of our … Read More

Is Your State Broke? Pam Britz Analyzes State Tax Revenue Sources

Financial Mindset Management for Our Sugar Land Tax Clients

Based on the history of events over the course of the last few decades (both here in Sugar Land and beyond), you might have thought that world events would have slowed down in the last week — that there could begin to be some sense of normality. But no. This isn’t a normal time in our nation. It’s not a … Read More

Financial Mindset Management for Our Sugar Land Tax Clients

Which Stimulus Payments Are Taxable (and Which Aren’t) For Sugar Land Taxpayers

All over our nation, we’re seeing pain. It’s overwhelming, as someone who has to communicate to a broad base of Sugar Land clients, to even articulate meaningful words about everything that is happening. So … I’m just doing what I can to sit in the pain of it all with my friends, and not try to brush past it. I … Read More

Which Stimulus Payments Are Taxable (and Which Aren’t) For Sugar Land Taxpayers

The Important Details of Mortgage Forbearance For Sugar Land Taxpayers

Here we are, just out of perhaps the oddest Memorial Day weekend in memory. The summer is here! But it feels like much of our country is still mired in winter. And that feels like it is still the case, no matter the hints of progress against this virus, and no matter the steps taken towards reopening you might be … Read More

The Important Details of Mortgage Forbearance For Sugar Land Taxpayers

The Breakdown Of Trust In Sugar Land And How To Rise Above

I’ve written a fair amount over the past few weeks about all of the specific provisions in the CARES Act, related to economic stimulus checks, various tax savings strategies, financial implications, and then some. And I will continue to be covering these topics in the weeks ahead. But today I want to address you around this particular social moment we’re … Read More

The Breakdown Of Trust In Sugar Land And How To Rise Above

Sugar Land Folks With Student Loans, Or Who Take An RMD, You’ve Got To Read This

It feels to me that we’re all in need of some good news. I have some great news for the young (ish) and the old (ish), but before I get there, I’d like to encourage EVERY person who is reading this: Keep your head in the game. Yes — we can so easily get caught up in seemingly-nefarious schemes on … Read More

Sugar Land Folks With Student Loans, Or Who Take An RMD, You’ve Got To Read This

Separating Truth From Fiction Around The Stimulus Payments For Sugar Land Taxpayers

Now, more than ever, it’s important to keep your mind clear. With so many of us spending more time than ever online and on our devices, there are even more opportunities for falling — no, DIVING — into rabbit holes of distraction and unproductive emotion. Yes, I’m a local Sugar Land tax professional. We’re not known for our deep emotions. … Read More

Separating Truth From Fiction Around The Stimulus Payments For Sugar Land Taxpayers