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Carrie Houchins-Witt

A Certified Financial Planner™ Professional and Enrolled Agent


The New Tax Bill & What It Might Mean For You!

January 17, 2018

While the new tax bill is complicated and the IRS has yet to issue guidance, here are some of my initial reactions on how the tax law changes might impact my clients.

Carrie's office has moved!

April 27, 2016

Carrie Houchins-Witt Tax & Financial Services has moved to a new location in downtown Coralville!

Even though it is 2016, there are still ways to save on your 2015 tax bill!!!

January 31, 2016

YES, I know it is January 31, 2016, but you can still save money on your 2015 taxes!!!

The Fed's Interest Rate Hike - What does it mean for you?

December 19, 2015

The Fed has finally increased its federal funds rate - what does this mean for your family's finances?

Filing Taxes Early May Be the Best Way to Prevent Tax Refund Fraud

December 1, 2015

In this blog post, Carrie provides tips on protecting yourself from tax refund fraud, and what to do if you fall victim to tax identity theft.

Money-Saving Tips for the Summer

May 7, 2015

Don't let your summer plans break the bank!

FAQ: Charitable Contributions

December 29, 2014

What can you do before the end of the year to improve your tax situation? Learn the ins and outs of the tax benefits and rules of charitable contributions.

Same-Sex Couples and Income Taxes

December 12, 2014

Carrie addresses the most frequently asked questions about same-sex couples and income taxes.

Your Flexible Spending Account: 4 Things you Need to Know

November 26, 2014

Need information about your FSA? Read this NerdWallet article - I was a contributor!

Free Financial Education for University of Iowa employees

August 15, 2014

Check out the upcoming FREE classes offered to University of Iowa employees - including some I'll be teaching!

I've been quoted!

July 30, 2014

A couple of great articles to which I contributed have been picked up recently, and I wanted to share the links!

Tax season is over - now what?

May 9, 2014

So the April 15 deadline has come and gone. Are you still thinking about taxes?

I Just Bought A House: Part 2 - Tax Credits

March 3, 2014

I just bought a house! What tax credits can I get? This blog post will explain what credits you may claim if you own a house.

I Just Bought A House!

January 28, 2014

I just bought a house! What can I deduct? This blog post will clarify how home ownership might reduce your taxable income and lower your taxes.

End-Of-The-Year Tax Tips for Small Businesses and Individuals

December 17, 2013

One of the most satisfying parts of my job is advising business owners and individuals on tax planning issues.