Katie’s role as Office Manager and Accountant makes her an essential member of the Minick Financial team. She is the point person in client communications and integral part of individual tax preparation services.
Katie earned an associates of business degree from the College of Western Idaho and a bachelors in accounting from Western Governors University in 2014. Since then, she has worked in accounting as a tax preparer, a small business owner, and as a staff accountant for a manufacturing company. She is working to become an Enrolled Agent.
Katie loves being a wife and a mother of two girls and spends most of her time off with her family. She is an Idaho native who enjoys being outdoors, especially camping, riding, and hiking in the Owyhee Mountains. She also appreciates art and good cooking.
Unfortunately, cyber scammers never take a vacation. In fact, the IRS has issued a warning of a surge in fraudulent emails that bait potential phishing victims with fake tax transcripts. Links within these emails lead recipients to documents containing the well-known malware, Emotet.
The holidays can be overwhelming. You only have so many hours in a day, your gift list is long, and your budget may be tight. A bit of up-front planning and prioritizing can help save you time and money. Here are a few ideas to help you minimize the hustle and bustle, stay on budget, and find more peace this holiday season.
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