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re: Did two children just die on Bluff Road in Ascension Parish? - Taxing Tiger
May not be the issue here...but 55 is to fast for that road. We just started building on Bluff so I've spent a good bit of time out that way over the past month. Way to many people hauling arse down that road. I stay at 45 and people are constantly flying by me....


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re: So is XO Night Club as terrible as it sounds? - Taxing Tiger
The Shelter? Circa 2000. Had some damn good times there back in the day....


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Money Talk
re: PMI payments question - Taxing Tiger
Not forever. They will continue until your LTV (loan to value) ratio reaches 78%. However, your required to at least make 60 monthly payments. Depending on your down payment and any extra principal payments you make, they could be gone in 5 years. If you only put 3% down and only make your standard ...


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re: Help with taxes: Tax withholdings - Taxing Tiger
It's a pretty safe bet that MFJ is more beneficial. I'd think that whatever online software you used would have alerted you if it was more beneficial to go the MFS path. The software we use at our firm (Lacerte) provides you with this analysis. See if you can log back into your account...there may b...


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re: capital gains tax....help - Taxing Tiger
Correct. There are certain conditions that must be met to avoid the CG. I assumed the original poster had met these requirements. To vague of a question to answer with specific tax advice. ...


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re: capital gains tax....help - Taxing Tiger
There should be no capital gain on the sale of your main home. If it's an investment property you could have setup a 1031 exchange if you were looking to buy a similar property. ...


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re: Help with taxes: Tax withholdings - Taxing Tiger
Who does your taxes? They should be able to give you a MFJ versus MFS report from their software. The report will tell you which one is more beneficial. I'm guessing it'll be MFJ....


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re: I'm stumped by this tax question - Taxing Tiger
This is all based on the assumption that they have not used up their lifetime exclusion amount. The $250K is a lifetime time amount (cumulative for all sales). At least that's how I remember it. I'm not sure that anyone keeps up with this personally. Furthermore, you'd have to be pretty damn lucky t...


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Money Talk
re: Basic tax question - Taxing Tiger
http://www.irs.gov/publications/p521/ar02.html Check out IRS Pub. 521 linked above. All depends on the circumstances (accountable or nonaccountable plan; date you received the reimbursement; etc). The publication is pretty easy to read and doesn't require a ton of tax knowledge....


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Money Talk
re: How much would I have to make? - Taxing Tiger
CE Tiger is right. Looking at about $200K. That's factoring in around 8-10% savings for retirement. Could be a little more or less depending on your tax situation (itemized deductions/marital status/dependents/etc)....


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Tiger Rant
re: LSU football- best a** whoopin we gave to an opponent this past decade. - Taxing Tiger
Virginia Tech was one of the most complete games from start to finish that I've ever seen. Remember sitting in traffic after the game thinking "What the hell just happened?" Fantastic game. And we owed them that a$$ whipping....


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Money Talk
re: Tax question about renovation of a building. - Taxing Tiger
Get a cost segregation study done after the construction is complete. The cost seg will break down the depreciable assets into different classes. Result is more cost being allocated to asset classes with shorter lives. It's worth your while if you are spending enough on the additions. ...


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re: Estimated Closing Costs + Up Front PMI Costs - Taxing Tiger
We got a quote about 6 months ago on a $300K loan. 5% down payment, closing cost, and upfront PMI was around $26K. I would not do the upfront PMI unless you plan on being there awhile. Our mortgage originator that we work with said some lenders don't even offer this. So you have to shop around....


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re: When is Flood Insurance Necessary? - Taxing Tiger
No prob. I'd actually like to hear other people's experiences. Always curious about whether or not I overlooked anything. We close on the land next week. Ascension parish requires you to build at least 1ft above the BFE in zone A. Going up another 1/2 ft saved us 66%. The savings to go up another 1/...


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re: When is Flood Insurance Necessary? - Taxing Tiger
Just bought some land in flood zone A. We intend to build on it too. I did the research and got insurance quotes before we bought the land. BFE on the property is 11ft. Flood insurance at 1ft above the BFE was $1,550 annually. We are building it up to 1.5 ft above the BFE. The rate will only be $550...


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O-T Lounge
re: First time Vegas trip! - Taxing Tiger
Emril Lagasses Stadium for sporting events (The Palazzo). Gordon Ramsey Steak (Paris). The Wynn for gambling.,,and the views. ;)...


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LSU Recruiting Board
re: Jacory Washington - Taxing Tiger
That's the kind of character guys you want around the program. Looking forward to watching this young man play!...


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Money Talk
re: Long Term Disability insurance - Taxing Tiger
Depends on the variables involved (age/income/job type/etc). I paid $245 (annual premium) in 2013 for $4,200 per month in coverage. Paid $230 in 2012 for $4,000 per month in coverage. However, I'm realtively young, have a desk job, and the policy is through a professional organization (AICPA). Annua...


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LSU Recruiting Board
re: Ruffin Rodrigue on instate recruiting - Taxing Tiger
Are you following the conversation? Peyton was successful in the NFL. So I'm pretty sure he's not looking for a sales job in LA......


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SEC Rant
re: Bama fans booing good ref calls. - Taxing Tiger
Funny what gets called when they don't have SEC refs involved......


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More Sports Board
re: UFC 168 - Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman for the MW Championship - (12/28) - Taxing Tiger
That he did. Pumped to see him get the W. no doubt he gets another contract after that. He was getting lots of love from Dana....


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More Sports Board
re: UFC 168 - Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman for the MW Championship - (12/28) - Taxing Tiger
Smart ass. GFYS...


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Tiger Rant
re: Pete Maravich double bird to Bama fans - Taxing Tiger
This is classic! Makes me even prouder to call him a tiger....


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Tiger Rant
re: Will LSU fans root for Bama in the BCS NC Game - Taxing Tiger
Go Auburn. Go Noles. F$&k Bama. I'm done with SEC pride if it has anything to do with those a$$ clowns....


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Political Talk
re: Subsidized housing raises rents and lowers wages - Taxing Tiger
Posted by Bestbank Tiger on 10/27 at 2:59 pm to jcole4lsu Pretty much Germans. Before Katrina I had a studio aparment on Napoleon for $450 a month. It was hard to find anything that cheap inside the crescent. There were Section 8 apartments around the city that were a lot more expensive. I...


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O-T Lounge
re: Fellow OT CPAs post your last minute client rants here - Taxing Tiger
Another new client that had shite tons of consolidation issues with new businesses and multiple QB files, finally gets us her stuff last week. We finish it. Today is the filing deadline. She's at the movies and can't be here til 5:30. .....no way. That would be the last straw for me! Good thing i...


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Money Talk
re: Help me with selling stock tax question - Taxing Tiger
Long Term Capital = 15% for your tax bracket...


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re: Tax Deduction - New Laptop - Taxing Tiger
Unreimbursed employee business expenses are deductible. However, only those amounts in excess of 2% of your Adjusted Gross Income are includable as an itemized deduction. ...


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SEC Rant
re: Official SECR Pigs & Tigs Prediction Thread - Taxing Tiger
Posted by im4LSU quote: beebefootballfan ^ where's this guy Right. He was quick to state that its not how you start but how you finish. Wondering where he is now...cause they started the SEC tournament well but didn't finish strong.......


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SEC Rant
re: Official SECR Pigs & Tigs Prediction Thread - Taxing Tiger
Earth to Taxing Tiger, we just beat you two days ago, dip shite. And we are playing in the championship. And that's not the point. Arky was pounding their chest at the beginning of the season. Y'all had a little rough patch and all the shite talking cooled down. Y'all beat us two days ago and then...


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