NextAvenue.org interviewed Tax Partner Robert Spielman about which tax records to retain and which can be tossed.
By Rosie Wolf Williams
“We all have boxes in the basement or attic or someplace offsite. We store these documents with the expectation that we might need them,” says Spielman. “The odds are those documents have spider webs. We’ve never looked at them because we’ve never needed them. There’s also the general rule that as soon as you throw something out, you will need it.”