Randall M. Hancock CPA, PC’s Holiday Prayer

As you probably know if you are paying any kind of attention to events OUTSIDE of Birmingham (which, this week, you’d certainly be sane if you DIDN’T pay attention to the national news), the government is in “shutdown mode”. This means that unless the President and Congress can come together on a budget agreement, a slew of government agencies will … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCRandall M. Hancock CPA, PC’s Holiday Prayer

The Art of Connecting With Influencers by Randall Hancock

Hanukkah is behind us, and Christmas (with its associated slowdown) is just about a week away. The world seems to quiet around that time, no matter your faith tradition, but here at Randall M. Hancock CPA, PC, these “holidays” are a bit of a misnomer. That’s because while we still seek very much to be present (if I can use … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCThe Art of Connecting With Influencers by Randall Hancock

Six Key Year-End Tax Moves That Birmingham Folks Should Consider

Do you see that train barrelling towards the station? The one with “2018” all over it? This calendar year is about to change in under three weeks, and most people I know couldn’t be happier about the fact. But what that means for our Birmingham clients and friends here at Randall M. Hancock CPA, PC … well, ye olde clock … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCSix Key Year-End Tax Moves That Birmingham Folks Should Consider

2018 Tax Planning Strategies Questionnaire For Birmingham Taxpayers

Wait, you thought I meant the holidays? Ha. As much as I love Andy Williams, what I REALLY mean is tax planning season. That is to say, year-end moves. 🙂 And next week, I’ll give you some generalized moves you can make that can affect your tax bill (in positive ways only). But the real reason I get excited about … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PC2018 Tax Planning Strategies Questionnaire For Birmingham Taxpayers

Randall Hancock’s Nine Can’t Miss Questions For Year-End Tax Planning

With the Thanksgiving leftovers mostly consumed by this point, we are turning our eyes to year-end matters. And this year, there are LOTS of things to consider as we approach 12-31-18. Because yes — the standard deduction this year has been significantly increased, and it might make sense for you to take that. Or, it might not. There are so … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCRandall Hancock’s Nine Can’t Miss Questions For Year-End Tax Planning

Randall Hancock’s Reflections On Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation While Our Country Is In Chaos

Is it just me, or does it feel like Thanksgiving week arrived suddenly this year? And how did it get here so fast? With so many momentous events over the past few weeks (elections, shootings, wildfires, and more), it feels a bit surreal — and incongruous, even — to think about pausing for the sake of giving thanks. But, as … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCRandall Hancock’s Reflections On Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation While Our Country Is In Chaos

One Significant Habit Of The Wealthy In Birmingham — Generous Charitable Contributions

Now that we have a divided Congress again, we can all sit back and enjoy the gridlock that is headed our way. Or something. I don’t blame you if you tune out from politics — and I also don’t blame you if you find yourself jumping more intentionally into the fray. There’s lots to be frustrated by, and plenty to … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCOne Significant Habit Of The Wealthy In Birmingham — Generous Charitable Contributions

What To Do When You Experience A Sudden Income Increase In Birmingham

I don’t know about you, but I am *celebrating* the end of all of the automated phone calls and ads, now that this election is behind us. And no matter how you feel about the results, I hope we can all agree that it’s good to put all the shouting behind us. Er, well … maybe the shouting never ends. … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCWhat To Do When You Experience A Sudden Income Increase In Birmingham

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PC’s Guide to Nailing this Year’s Holiday Budget

Plans, plans, plans. We’re all about those plans. These days, we’re working with a fair number of our Birmingham clients to get ahead of all of the changes to the tax code. Yes, there’s a larger standard deduction next year, and that might make sense for you. But I’ll tell you what DOESN’T make sense: not taking action now when … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCRandall M. Hancock CPA, PC’s Guide to Nailing this Year’s Holiday Budget

Randall Hancock’s Key Points On How To Make Sound Financial Decisions (Part 2)

We just wrapped up all the extension returns for 2017 tax year, and can finally place our gaze SQUARELY at what’s ahead. Which is a funny thing to say, because, well … for too many of our clients, we are continuously looking backwards — simply because they haven’t worked with us before the year is over, and we aren’t able … Read More

Randall M. Hancock CPA, PCRandall Hancock’s Key Points On How To Make Sound Financial Decisions (Part 2)