Tag Archives: Miserable

The 2019 Tax Season (Part 1): A Miserable Year

This is my 19th year as a tax professional. By far, this past Tax Season was the worst of the nineteen I’ve experienced. Why? Well, there were a multitude of reasons. First, I had a personal issue that impacted my … Continue reading

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How to Be A Happy Lawyer (Or At Least Less Miserable) in 2019.

It's the start of a new year and a new semester. As Joan wrote earlier this week, we need to step back and take stock of our mental health. I'm the happiest lawyer I know and have been since I… … Continue reading

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Hug Your Tax Professional, or The Upcoming Horrible, Miserable, Rotten, and Delayed Tax Season

A question I’ve been asked many times this month: When will the 2019 Tax Season (for filing 2018 tax returns) open? The answer I’ve given is, “I don’t know.” Normally by now the IRS has released the date. As of … Continue reading

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Tax Law Makes Divorce More Miserable

From Bloomberg: President Donald Trump’s tax law could make divorce an even more miserable experience, according to a new survey of the nation’s top matrimonial attorneys. Almost two thirds of respondents said they expect divorce negotiations to become more acrimonious… … Continue reading

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