What To Know Before Filing: Your Complete 2016 Tax Day ChecklistFrom gathering all possible income to understanding home and job-related deductions and the Affordable Health Care Act, here is a look at what a person needs to do when filing their taxes in 2016.
How Are Health Laws Making Tax Day More Complicated For SomeFrom understanding the 2015 tax penalties for not carrying health insurance to learning about exemptions, here is what tax payers need to know about the Affordable Health Care Act and their taxes.
Extra Days To File: Tax Day 2016 Is Not April 15thTax Day 2016 is not on April 15 as usual. Instead, it has been moved to April 17 because of Washington D.C.'s Emancipation Day. Here is a look at why Tax Day is on April 15 to begin with, what Emancipation Day is, and when Tax Day can be moved to a later date.
Tax Tips: What You Need to Know About Write Offs And DonationsKnowing what you can legitimately deduct off your taxes and what receipts you didn’t need to hold on to after all, can help both you and your accountant avoid a lot of headaches.
5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know AboutTax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.
What Is Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?Geared primarily towards low-to-middle income, working individuals and families, the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a federal benefit able to provide relief to those who meet specific criteria, by reducing the amount of tax owed and by increasing the amount of tax monies refunded, as determined after filing. Both single and married people can benefit from EITC, regardless of whether or not they have children or other dependents.
Work From Home? Learn About The Home Office Deduction Before Filing Your TaxesIf you work from home, then it's very important that you know and understand how the home office deduction works. Here is a quick look at how the deduction works and when you can take it.
The New IRS2GO App Can Help You Track Your Tax ReturnThe new feature of the IRS2Go app makes it easy to track your refund.
Tax Professional Gail Rosen's Advise On How To Fully Prepare For Tax SeasonTax professional Gail Rosen, CPA, shares her secrets for making tax season as painless as possible.
Best Tax Credits And Deductions Everyone Should Know AboutDon't miss out on some valuable tax credits and deductions. Here are a few of the most commonly missed credits, which could end up saving you a bundle.
How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax FilingLearn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.
Unexpected Social Security Benefits For DivorceesThere are plenty of things to consider while going through a divorce. Don't overlook the financial benefits that you are entitled to from social security.
Growing Economy Means Refunds For Colorado TaxpayersColorado residents will benefit from the growing state economy with special tax refunds next year, but exactly how much is a question lawmakers will wrestle with over the coming months.
5 Tax Tips For Filing Your Taxes As A NewlywedIf you recently said "I do" then you have more to consider when it comes to filing your tax return. Here are a few tips to help you get started.
Tax Tips: What All New College Grads Need To KnowWelcome, students, to taxes for recent graduates 101.