Book Review | “…And I Breathed” by Jason…

This is the second of two feature segments from Lacey McLemore related to this book, an interview with author Jason Garner - Ed. Lacey McLemore, Valdosta Today Literary Contributor: LM:  What are your daughter and son doing…

Politics | The First Item on the New…

Nick Rudnik, Valdosta Today Political Contributor: The Need for a Tax System That Makes Business Competitive and Our Fiscal Situation, Sound. The U.S. statutory corporate tax rate sits, according to professional services firm KPMG, at…

Editorial | The Shameful Tactic of Identity Politics

Gary M. Wisenbaker, Valdosta Today Editorial Director: So the Great Midterm Election of 2014 ends. Georgians are spared, against all the predictions of main stream polling and punditry, the ordeal of a gubernatorial runoff in…

Your Family’s Business | Understanding Long-Term Care

EDITORIAL -Addressing the potential threat of long-term care expenses may be one of the biggest financial challenges for individuals who are developing a retirement strategy. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services estimates that…

Financial Advice in Valdosta

What If You Get Audited?

EDITORIAL - “Audit” is a word that can strike fear into the hearts of taxpayers. However, the chances of an Internal Revenue Service audit aren’t that high. In 2011, the IRS audited 1.1% of all…