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10th Year in The Chamber Of Commerce

The law office of Camron Hoorfar recently renewed our Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce membership for the 10th consecutive year. We have worked hard for the last 10 years to provide our services to Lee’s Summit and surrounding areas. We … Continue reading

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Taxpayers Should Include Tax Plans in their Wedding Plans

Couples getting married this year know there are a lot of details in planning a wedding. On top of everything, their first tax return as a married couple should be on their checklist. The IRS has tips and tools to … Continue reading

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Dressbarn to close all 650 stores

Dressbarn plans to close all of its locations. In a press release, the company’s chief financial officer stated, “This decision was difficult, but necessary, as the Dressbarn chain has not been operating at an acceptable level of profitability in today’s … Continue reading

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Movie Studio, EuropaCorp SA, files for U.S. Bankruptcy

EuropaCorp SA, the French movie studio that made ‘Taken’ has filed for bankruptcy in the United States after releasing a string of failed movies. Poor performance of their latest movies such as “The Circle”, “Their Finest” and “Valerian and the … Continue reading

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Buying a Vehicle within 910 Days of Filing for Bankruptcy

If you buy a vehicle within 910 days of filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you will most likely be required to pay the full debt amount of the vehicle, rather than the vehicle’s value amount.  However, if you purchased the … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Can Take Away Your Personal Injury Settlement

If you are able to sue someone, due to a car accident or other injury, and you file for bankruptcy, the bankruptcy court could be entitled to some or all of your settlement.  Also, if you have a claim but … Continue reading

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Kansas Ranked as One of the Least Stressed States in the Nation

A new report says Kansas is one of the least stressed states in the nation. The website WalletHub compared all 50 states on items such as hours worked per week, personal bankruptcy rates, and the average hours of sleep per … Continue reading

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Bed Bath & Beyond Begins Pulling Back Coupons

Bed Bath & Beyond is built on coupons, but after years of declining profits, the company is starting to pull back on its coupons. Approximately 30 years ago, the retailer started mailing out their famous 20% off coupons to bring … Continue reading

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39 Million Americans Can’t Afford a Summer Vacation

An estimated 39 million Americans will not be taking a summer vacation because they can’t afford to. Vacations typically cost $2,000 on average. 1 in 5 that can’t afford a vacation explain that debt and the cost of a vacation … Continue reading

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Things Taxpayers Should Know About the Sharing Economy and Their Taxes

There are six things taxpayers should know about how the sharing economy might affect their taxes. The activity is taxable: Sharing economy activity is generally taxable, even when: The activity is only part time; The activity is something the taxpayer … Continue reading

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