Tax and Financial Planning
for consumers and small business owners

The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA) represents more than 15,000 CPAs and aspiring CPAs. Below you will find guidance and information to help you manage your day-to-day finances, minimize your taxes and meet your long-term financial goals.

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Budgeting, Saving and Investing

Maintaining a Happy Multigenerational Home
 

Maintaining a Happy Multigenerational Home

Posted: July 5, 2017
Planning ahead and talking through changes in circumstances are two of the best ways to succeed with and truly enjoy multigenerational living. A multigenerational home can be joyous and fun for the family, but it can also pose some challenges. Here are a few tips for managing it all.

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College Planning

Check Out Tax Benefits for Higher Education
 

Check Out Tax Benefits for Higher Education

Posted: March 16, 2017
Higher education costs paid in 2016 can mean tax savings when taxpayers file their tax returns. If taxpayers, their spouses or their dependents took post-high school coursework last year, they may be eligible for a tax credit or deduction.

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Retirement Planning

Avoid Going Broke in Retirement
 

Avoid Going Broke in Retirement

Posted: March 13, 2017
Preparing for a retirement involves lots of decisions, including investment philosophy, health issues, and lifestyle. These tips can help get you started on the right track.

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Tax Tips

Plan Ahead for Tax Time When Renting Out Residential or Vacation Property
 

Plan Ahead for Tax Time When Renting Out Residential or Vacation Property

Posted: July 7, 2017
Receiving money for the use of a dwelling also used as a taxpayer’s personal residence generally requires reporting the rental income on a tax return. It also means certain expenses become deductible to reduce the total amount of rental income that's subject to tax.

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Small Businesses


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