Top 5 Ways to Slash Your Tax Bill

By John Golway, CPA and Founder of Financial Designs Tax Services, LLC One of your biggest, hairiest bills is likely Uncle Sam. And as an independent contractor, there are some moving parts to your tax planning; however, it also means you can dramatically save in...

The Buzz on Backdoor Roth IRAs

By Ryan Johnson, Wealth Management Partner Being an independent contractor provides financial flexibility including the ability to save substantially for retirement… and subsequently enjoying a significant tax break. Some of the basic tax-deductible retirement...

LLC? S Corp? Where do I start?

By Nate Hansen, CPA As a 1099 medical professional, you may have heard buzz around the need to consider forming an entity. The different types of entities can be confusing and can vary by state. The most important thing to remember is that everyone’s scenario is a...

Tax Reform for the Independent Contractor

By John Golway, CPA and Founder of Financial Designs Tax Services, LLC Tax reform has been all the buzz since the holidays. Tax professionals and financial advisers around the country have been busy educating themselves on the new rules. Many people will benefit from...