Guest Post: W2 vs. 1099

Guest Post: W2 vs. 1099

What are the differences between being an Independent Contractor with income reported on a 1099 versus an employee with income reported on a W-2? Read on to find out. What, if any, are the benefits and drawbacks of being an independent contractor? Independent...
Guest Post: The Doctor Weighs In

Guest Post: The Doctor Weighs In

Good News: The LLC and Trump’s Proposed Tax Plan We have all heard that “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.” I often tell my clients that this is how they can understand the legal benefits of a properly structured and maintained business entity such as a Limited...
SNEAK PEAK: What are the LDW Angels up to?!

SNEAK PEAK: What are the LDW Angels up to?!

So, I took on the title of LDW Blog manager somewhat blindly. I wanted to be involved in the organization that I held so dear to my heart but I am soooo not a writer–I just rely on fabulous writers to submit their work to me. Well, I’m continuing that...
On Medical Match Day: Wishing the Spouses Well

On Medical Match Day: Wishing the Spouses Well

It wasn’t Match Day that made me nuts so much as the whole process leading up to it. All the calculations, calibrations, decisions about what we could live with and what we could live without. And then, after all that work figuring out what we really needed and wanted...

To the First Years:

Each August a fresh wave of excited and anxious medical and podiatry students move into our area. As I was playing with my daughter at a splash pad, a new student’s wife asked me if I had any advice to the incoming medical student families. At the time I was...