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4 Tips To Help Notaries Prevent Tax ID Theft

By Bruce Dorris on March 05, 2015 - Here are tips to help Notaries stay ahead of would-be identity thieves during tax season.

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What Do I Do When I've Used My Entire Notary Journal?

By NNA Staff on March 04, 2015 - My journal will soon be full. I have been a Notary for 17 years and I’ve forgotten if I must deliver the full journal to the Secretary of State or the County Clerk?

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4 Tips For Notaries Claiming Home Office Tax Deductions

By David Thun on February 26, 2015 - Tax day is fast approaching and Notaries should make sure they are claiming their home office deductions properly to get the most out of their 2014 tax return.

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My Ex-Employer Won't Return My Notary Seal

By NNA Staff on February 26, 2015 - Has a previous employer tried to keep your Notary seal and commission certificate? This is illegal. Read these tips for getting your Notary seal back.

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Notary Election Mistakes Cost Florida $320,000

By David Thun on February 26, 2015 - Notary errors on election paperwork caused Reggie Fullwood to be dropped from the November ballot in Florida, costing the county nearly $320,000.

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2 More States May Permit Notaries To Perform Marriages

By Nicole Dorsey on February 25, 2015 - Minnesota and Indiana have recently proposed legislation that would permit Notaries to perform weddings. Grow your Notary business by officiating weddings.

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CA Recorders Rejecting Up To 30% Of Documents Due To Notary Certificate Errors

By Michael Lewis on February 25, 2015 - Most of California’s county recorders have rejected documents that are out of compliance with the state’s new notarial certificate wording. Find out why.

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A Mobile Notary’s Story: Is That A Snake In Your Briefcase?

By Michelle Brawley on February 19, 2015 - Read one Mobile Notary’s story about finding a bit of Colorado wildlife in her briefcase when performing a mortgage signing.

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A Notary’s Guide For Claiming Mileage Deductions At Tax Time

By David Thun on February 19, 2015 - Mobile Notaries want to claim a mileage deduction on their income tax but often have questions. The NNA answers some FAQs for mobile Notaries at tax time.

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Can A Notary 'Witness' Signatures Without Personal Appearance?

By NNA Staff on February 18, 2015 - A Notary in Minnesota is asked to witness signatures without the signer making a physical appearance. The NNA Hotline explains why this is not legal.

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