No One is Exempt

Parshat  Korach Numbers  16:1 -18:32  No one exempt. That is the rule in Judaism. Everyone must give tzedakah and everyone must tithe. This week’s Torah portion, Korach, makes that extremely clear.  It describes the obligations of Levites in this regard.  The Levites received all of the sacred offering from the Israelite nation intended for God. …Read more »

Tax Planning

November has arrived.  This reminds me that there are only two months left in the calendar year 2011.  And that means time to make sure you are taking full advantage of the tax deduction for charitable giving.  Have you helped a non-profit this year?  Have you made your donations?  Have you given generously?  More than…Read more »