| AMT on your taxes??Anybody here being hit by AMT this year? Are there any super-obvious deductions that I'm missing? Seems like anyone single living in a high tax state (CA, NY...) making over ~200k a year without a house would be subject.
Welcome WSO's thoughts.|| 2 years 11 months|
| These people must be confused...Saw someone post this on Facebook this morning - these people must be seriously confused:
We are the 1 percent - We stand with the 99 percent
We stand with the 99%
One of these posts particularly caught my eye:
We are the 1%
Now, if you went from being at the point of society where you...|| 4 years 3 months|
| Owning the modelWhen working on a transaction with multiple offices / groups (i.e. US coverage, HK coverage, sponsors and M...|| 4 years 11 months|
| 3.9 GPA - Should I redo undergrad?So I just got my transcript from target college, and is highly disappointed in my performanse. I only has 3.9 GPA on 4.0 scale. Everyone tells me that in order to be number one banking analyst one require much attentions to detail. I feel only way to show this attentions is to get perfect 4.0 GPA...|| 5 years 10 months|
| Google Pulls the Trigger on ChinaIn short: Google.cn now redirects to Google.com.hk, where mainland users can get uncensored search results.
Aside from the fact that this will in all likelihood only last for a few hours until the Great Firewall "fixes" it, how would we monkeys profit from this?
The obvious -...|| 5 years 10 months|
| American Psycho: The MusicalPatrick Bateman breaks out into song:
Drenched in equal parts blood and hit '80s pop tunes, Bret Easton Ellis' novel "American Pyscho" chronicled the fissured state of...|| 5 years 12 months|
| 2009 US Tech M&A League TableSince there's been a few questions about good tech groups recently, figured this table would be a nice data point for the prospective monkeys out there. Now, a few words.
- I have no idea about the methodology used (announced vs. completed, etc.)
- League tables are stupid anyway, but people...|| 5 years 12 months|
| Housing - training and working in different citiesWhile it seems like it should be pretty simple, what do 1st years working in regional offices (LA, SF, Chicago, etc.) usually do about finding an apt if your bank has firmwide training in New York? Let's say both with and without a roommate. Does it make more sense to find the place in April-June...|| 6 years 2 weeks|
| watch dealers recsSo, given the ton of watch threads, figured I'd throw another wrinkle on it: where you actually go to buy the watch. Now, if you're buying a Timex, Casio, etc., great, go to Amazon or similar and go from there. Unfortunately, the higher-end brands (Rolex, Omega, IWC, Cartier, Tag even) will only...|| 6 years 2 months|
| Rank Top RankingsSince we love ranking well, everything, here at WSO, why not rank rankings?
I'll get us started, with a by no means all-inclusive list.
1. IBs a. BBs b. "Elite boutiques" c. MMs d. Boutiques
3. Undergrad schools
5. PE shops
8. Watches...|| 6 years 2 months|