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Author: Dave Weishaus

Bitcoin & The IRS: Here’s What Your Cryptocurrency Holdings Mean for Tax Season

“Trust me,” your weird nephew said. “Bitcoin’s gonna be huge.” It was 2010. You probably laughed off the suggestion. Back then, after all, it took 5,000 Bitcoins to buy a large pizza. But maybe, just maybe, you listened and bought into crypto early. If so, good for you. Bitcoin has exploded in value since its […]

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6 Essential Steps to Starting Your Own Business

The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has left millions of Americans unemployed, wondering what comes next. But what if you could turn this setback into an opportunity? That’s exactly what over three million Americans are doing by starting their own businesses. In 2020, Americans are starting their own businesses at the fastest rate in a […]

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The Potential Negative Effects of Section 280E and One-Sided Marijuana Taxation

Back in 1981, a court case took place which involved a cocaine trafficker who attempted to assert his rights to deduct ordinary business expenses under federal tax law. Section 280E was created as a direct response to this case. As we’ve discussed in our previous post, IRC Section 280E forbids businesses which generate income from […]

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How Denver Investors and Tech Employees Can Minimize Their Stock Tax Bill

Here at Boxelder Consulting, we’re always searching for ways to help our clients navigate through the tax system successfully. Sometimes, this means that we assist our clients in resolving past tax debt by submitting an offer-in-compromise or installment agreement. Other times, this means alerting our clients to a new or seldom used tax break. In […]

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The Stress of Tax Debt: MIT Study Indicates Stress Can Lead to Risky Decisions

A new MIT study recently confirmed what many of us probably know, but don’t slow our brains down to recognize – that chronic stress, stress that is present over time, can lead to poor decision making. Oftentimes I speak to prospective clients that have difficulty seeing their way out of IRS tax debt. They are […]

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Boxelder Consulting Rescues Two Dogs with Charity Partner Rancho Del Oro Veterinary Hospital

Meet Ozzie and Gravy! Ozzie and Gravy are two adorable dogs that were recently rescued by our charity partner Rancho Del Oro Veterinary Hospital in Oceanside, CA. We have loved working with their animal shelter and helping these dogs find new and caring families! For more information on Rancho Del Oro Veterinary Hospital or to […]

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Boxelder Consulting Sponsors Five Runners from Flint, Michigan in Denver Rock ‘n Roll Half Marathon

October 15, 2017 Denver, Colorado Boxelder Consulting, a Denver based tax resolution and accounting firm, sponsored five runners in the Denver Rock ‘n Roll Half Marathon on Sunday, October 15th. A unique aspect of this sponsorship is that this event brought three former Flint, Michigan, the University of Michigan and Western Michigan University athletes back […]

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The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Taxes

Entrepreneurs: What You Need To Know About Taxes (Sports Edition) Being an entrepreneur is an inherently risky (high risk, high reward) and stressful professional path; the financial stakes are often very high and it can require longer than usual hours and effort to be successful.  Add in a lack of familiarity with business taxes and […]

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How to Budget for a Small Business

How to Effectively Budget for Your Small Business Congratulations! You have either started or taken over a small business, not a simple task in its own right. Now what? You want to ensure the future success of your new endeavor, and one of the key components is a well thought out and complete budget. Why […]

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