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  • 01:03

    Adoption Tax Credit 2013

    in Parents

    The adoption tax credit is a great way to help fund your adoption, though it is often underutilized. Host Dawn Davenport will interview two of the leading experts on this confusing tax credit: Donald Cofsky, President of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys and Josh Kroll, with the North American Council on Adoptable Children. adoption tax credit, adoption tax credit 2013, adoption, foster care adoption, failed adoption, international adoption


    Highlights of this show can be found here:


    Highlights


    For more information on the Adoption Tax Credit, click here.

  • 01:02

    Adoption Tax Credit 2012-2013

    in Parents

    It is tax time again, and adoptive parents have lots of questions about the Adoption Tax Credit for 2013. Our guest experts to talk about this credit are Mark McDermott, adoption attorney and adoption tax credit expert; and Josh Kroll, the adoption tax credit expert at the North American Council on Adoptable Children. adoption, adopting children, adoption tax credit, federal income tax, domestic adoption, adopting a baby, adopting a child, international adoption, adopting from Russia, adopting from foster care, adopting from China, adopting from South Korea, adopting from  Bulgaria

  • 01:02

    Adoption Tax Credit 2014-2015

    in Parents

    It's time for our annual adoption tax credit show. If you had adoption expenses in 2014, can you get a federal tax credit for them? Is this tax credit applicable to foster care adoption, or international adoption, or infant adoption? Can you claim birth mother expenses. Host Dawn Davenport, Exec. Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support organization, will interview Becky Wilmoth, an Enrolled Agent and Adoption Tax Credit Specialist® at Bills Tax Service, and a frequent speaker on this topic. We also have Josh Kroll, Adoption Tax Credit and Adoption Subsidy Coordinator at the North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC).


     


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
    Highlights
     
    More Creating a Family resources on the adoption tax credit can be found here.

  • 01:04

    Special Challenges of Kinship Adoption

    in Parents

    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Robin Sizemore, Exec. Director of Hopscotch Adoptions, an international adoption agency with an active kinship adoption  program; Lorrin Pekarske an adoption social worker for the Catholic Charities supporting all types of adoptive families, including relative adoptions; and Tim Eirich, an adoption attorney with Grob & Eirich, LLC, specializes in adoption, child welfare cases, and assisted reproduction, and a member of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys. 


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


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    Show Highlights: https://creatingafamily.org/adoption-category/special-challenges-of-kinship-adoption/

  • 00:02

    Adoption from an Adoptive Families Perspective

    in Family

    Discussion with Mark Livings an Adoptive Father of two boys.   Mark and his wife adopted both boys from different birthmothers.    Mark provides a unique perspective having worked with multiple agencies and adopted children from different states.    

  • 01:07

    Adult Transracial Adoptees Teach Us About Adoption

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    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Rhonda Roorda, author of In Their Voices: Black Americans on Transracial Adoption, and an adult transracial adoptee.


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


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  • 00:30

    Chances are over 90% your tax return is an audit waiting to happen

    in Legal

    Tax returns must match the information the IRS has in every detail of each number. Tax returns must have detailed explanations showing that you know what the law is and how you can defend it the way the IRS requires in an audit. It's not enough just to have your paperwork. You will lose.


    Visit www.taxproblem.org for our free download on how to represent yourself.


    Call Stephanie at 713-774-4467 to discuss your situation with her.


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  • 01:03

    Adoption Tax Credit

    in Parents

    The Adoption Tax Credit has caused a great deal of confusion this year. We have a terrific panel of experts to answer your questions about this refundable tax credit and to talk about what the future holds.  Mark McDermott Washington, D.C adoption attorney and past president of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys; Jackie Perlman, principal tax research analyst with The Tax Institute at H&R Block; and Josh Kroll, adoption tax credit specialist with the North American Council on Adoptable Children. Adoption Tax Credit 2011, Adoption Tax Credit 2012, Adoption Tax Credit 2013. Getting the adoption tax credit for a failed adoption. What expenses qualifiies for the adoption tax credit? International adoption. Foster care adoption.

  • 00:30

    Tax Time with Stan Roy

    in Business

    We all dred filing our income taxes but with the help of a professional we can get the best advice and outcome possible.


    Stan Roy owner of Heritage Tax and Consulting Services will be chatting with us today on some of the lastest changes that will effect you when filing your income tax this year.


    Stan will be discussing such things as the impact of the Affordable Care Act, extensions on allowable deductions and credits, and e-filing. If you own your own business stan will be discussing writeoffs, credits and more. 


    Stan has extensive experience in assisting individuals and businesses with their accounting and bookkeeping needs. We are honored to have such an expert join us and share such valuabale information.


    For more information visit Heritage Tax & Consulting Services


     

  • 01:30

    IRS TAX LIEN WORKSHOP WITH TONY KING

    in Education

    THIS IS AN AUDIO ON TONY KING DISCUSSING TAX LIENS....ENJOY

  • 01:01

    Your Best Life w/Jann Jaffe: Adoption Conversation Summit

    in Self Help

    Today's show is an in-depth discussion on adoption with two adult adoptees.


    Jann Jaffe (Northwestern University, BA,MA) is an iPEC Certified Professional Coach, ELI-MP, and a COR.E Wellbeing Dynamics Specialist. Traumatic brain injuries cut short her successful career as an international opera/concert singer, and master class teacher, and drastically altered her life. Jann is dedicated to helping professional women achieve optimal success, realization of their potential, and passion, purpose, life balance and wellbeing in every aspect of their lives. Contact Jann at info@forwardtosuccess.com


    Brian Reinthaler, founder of Against the Grain Coaching, a provider of career and life coaching for NYC attorneys, enables lawyers to clarify what they want and develop actionable plans to do work they love on terms they choose. Brian, a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and Georgetown University Law Center, spent four years as corporate law firm associate and seven years as a job search consultant for a leading Manhattan search agency before launching his coaching business in December 2013.  Contact Brian via his website atgcoach.com or email brian@atgcoach.com. You can also follow the Against the Grain Facebook page to read Brian's posts and favorite links on life, career and happiness.


    LeAnne Parsons is The Walk Your Talk Coach, CEO of Legacy Now Lived™, National Speaker, Radio Host, and Conscious Adoption Advocate. As a Certified Life and Leadership and Relationship Restoration Coach, and Energy Leadership Master Practitioner, as well as a C.ORE Wellbeing Specialist, LeAnne boldly stands shoulder to shoulder with you as you learn to courageously let go of all the obstacles that hold you back from fully embracing the life you were created to live. TheWalkYourTalkCoach.com