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Chapter Meeting August 21, 2010

posted Oct 12, 2009, 5:34 PM by Kenneth Fast   [ updated Nov 21, 2010, 12:47 PM ]

Hello Gentlemen:


We are confirmed for the August 21st meeting this coming Saturday.  We have ASHI approval for the “Tax Strategies for the Self Employed”  (2) hours, the “EPA Lead Based Paint Regulations/Identifying Paint Defects” (1) and State of TN approval for “”Common Construction Defects Found in Residential Construction” (1) hour.


We will have our business meeting following lunch.  Sign-in at 7:30 – meeting starts at 8:00.  Meeting fees are $20 for ETASHI Members and $30 for non-members.  The meeting will be at the Best Western Inn Cedar Bluff on N. Peters Road Knoxville, TN 37922, in the conference room. 



Peter Waraksa



  Bradford Tax Seminar Promo


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Home Inspector

 Saturday, 8/21/2010

10:00 am


According to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration, You Could Have Overpaid Your Taxes By $11,438

    Many of us assume our accountants take care of our taxes... but forget that WE are the ones giving them the numbers and records they are using to prepare our tax return. 

    This seminar is guaranteed to identify between $2,500 and $27,500 in NEW deductions that can be used right away to pocket thousands in tax savings. These deductions are based in tax LAW, but presented in simple English that all of us can easily understand. 

You Will Learn: 

*   Stimulus Package Deductions – Learn about importantVehicle deductions. PLUS!!! NEW first year auto depreciationdeduction UPDATES!

*  Increase your income – How to use the tax side of your business to INCREASE your spendable income


*  Entertainment Strategies – 2 remarkable entertainment deductions available to the Home Inspector that may surprise you

*  Double Entertainment Deductions – How to safely transform 50% entertainment deductions into 100% deductions

*  Audit-Proofing - Documentation tips that will save you time, all the time

*  Help Your Accountant – How you can help your accountant work more effectively on your behalf

*  Car Strategies - Six methods that produce Thousands in deductions.

*  Actual Expenses vs. IRS Method Mileage – New $25,000 - $250,000 automobile deductions you don't want to lose.

*  IRS Audit - Reduce your chances – Red flags to avoid

*  Home Office Deduction –Why Home Inspectors may now safely qualify for this remarkable deduction and how it transforms personal commuting to deductible business miles


*  Learn how a 105 Medical Plan can turn your family's medical expenses into tax-favored business expenses

This seminar is presented by Maine Shafer of Bradford and Company, Inc., and excerpted from the Bradford and Company, Inc. Tax Strategies for the Self-Employed audio course (available to register for after the program).

Here is what folks have said about our programs: 

"I easily put $2500 back in my pocket... this was an outstanding program." 
-- James McCray, Century 21 

"Very professional. Speaker delivered complicated tax information on a level everyone could understand. Very good." 
-- Mike Rushforth, Coldwell Banker 

"(Presentation) was full of lots of tidbits that a person can easily apply to his/her business, leave that day and do something to improve their business. It was very beneficial."
-- Martha Hunt, Lewis County Association of Realtors