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The Difficulty (and the Power) of Thanksgiving

The Difficulty (and the Power) of Thanksgiving

Perhaps it's because of the craziness of the past year and a half, maybe it’s the local Paducah the weather ... but for some reason, the holiday season has caught us off guard over here at M Dean Owen, CPA, PSC. Wasn’t it just the end of summer the other day?This year...

Dean Owen’s Take on Paying Off Your Mortgage Early

Dean Owen’s Take on Paying Off Your Mortgage Early

We are for sure seeing a "turn signal" of sorts around here as 2022 barrels its way onto the horizon.How about you? Are you beginning to start thinking about next year? The turn of the seasons means a lot of different things to many people, but it seems just yesterday...

Dean Owen’s Primer on Sports Betting and Taxes

Dean Owen’s Primer on Sports Betting and Taxes

Just less than five years ago, certain sports figures were being threatened with suspension for even APPEARING at collectibles events in which a sports betting company was a sponsor.Now there is an NFL-endorsed provider of sports betting (for those states in which it...

How Paducah Retirees Can Maximize Social Security Benefits

How Paducah Retirees Can Maximize Social Security Benefits

We're almost there. Extended returns are due Friday, October 15th (for most - saving certain federally declared disaster areas). So, bear with us a little this week as we handle a bunch of last-minute things for the last-minute Paducah people.But today, I thought I'd...