Domains, Taxes and

A little over a year ago I started consolidating my domain names at a single registrar. At that time, I decided to use for a number of obvious reasons: low pricing, extensive backend to manage the domains, great tech support. As time passed by, I still have domains in a handful of … [Read more...]

Higher .com/.net fees? Big whoopie!

Today, Verisign announced the increase of their fees for registering/renewing .com/.net domains. Per contract, they are allowed to increase the fees up to 7% annually. No such increase occured in 2009. My response: big whoopie. To those domainers among us with no long term memory; there was a … [Read more...]

Forgive me, Father, for I have sinned!

Forgive me, Father, for I have sinned. It's been one day since my last .tel registration. Today I received the news from my CPA about how much I'll have to pay in taxes this year. It will be much less than what I expected; just a partial "scalping" and not a full one. My CPA is a great guy, … [Read more...]

Taxes & the Domain Man: Get a Certified Public Accountant by your side

One of the best decisions I ever made, was to entrust my tax processing to a professional. No, I am not talking about those colorful individuals from H&R Block. Surely, if you're in a hurry, as an individual with uncomplicated financial status and in no need of real savings, you can go with … [Read more...]