With only a few days left in 2013, there are still a few things you can do to reduce your taxes. Many people make year-end charitable donations, both in cash as well as gifts of personal items to Goodwill and other organizations.
Cathy Ralston and Mick Pryor, Certified Public Accountants with Daniel Professional Group in Winston-Salem, have some suggestions for additional ways to reduce your tax liability. Ralston says consider 'bunching' your spending on deductible expenses that are based on when you spend the money.
After years of delay, Forsyth County Commissioners this year took up the task of finding the site for a new library. They've taken one informal and one formal vote that would designate the library's current site at Fifth and Spring streets as the location for the new library. But it’s not a done deal yet and some are still hoping to sway commissioners to move the library to the old sheriff's office on Third Street.