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Dan Caplinger

Dan Caplinger has been a contract writer for the Motley Fool since 2006. As the Fool's Director of Investment Planning, Dan oversees much of the personal-finance and investment-planning content published daily on Fool.com. With a background as an estate-planning attorney and independent financial consultant, Dan's articles are based on more than 20 years of experience from all angles of the financial world.

Recent Articles

A Comprehensive Small Business Guide to CARES Act COVID-19 Relief
Washington recently passed Coronavirus aid and relief. The Blueprint discusses the two primary small business programs created by the CARES Act.
COVID-19 and Taxes: Will Small Businesses Get Tax Relief?
The federal government is looking at ways to help ailing businesses. The Blueprint explains what's already in place for small businesses and what might be coming soon.
Emergency Stimulus: What's in It for SMBs?
As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads across the globe, small businesses are closing and sending employees home. The Blueprint explains what monetary options can help small businesses to survive the coronavirus outbreak.
FSA vs. HSA: What's the Difference?
Health savings accounts (HSA) and flexible spending accounts (FSA) are both healthcare plans offered to employees. The Blueprint takes an in-depth look at this.
Everything You Need to Know About the Small Business Tax Rate
If you're wondering what small business tax rates are, The Blueprint explores the tax rates various businesses have to pay.
The Ultimate Small Business Tax Preparation Checklist
This small business tax preparation checklist will make doing your taxes as straightforward as possible, so you can get back to what you do best: running your business.
Small Business Taxes 101: What You Need to Know
Unsure where to start when it comes to filing your small business taxes? The Blueprint covers everything you need to know about the taxes you might owe as a small business.