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1040x Instructions File Amended Tax Return

Form 1040X Instructions – How to File an Amended Tax Return

There are plenty of common tax filing errors. When you discover an error on your return, alarm bells go off. Will the IRS audit...
Gift Tax Money Ribbon

What Is the Gift Tax – IRS Rules, Rate & Maximum...

Some people believe that when it comes to gifts, giving cash shows a lack of thoughtfulness. But as anyone who's ever received a horrible...
Graduation Cap Money Bills

5 Education-Related Tax Credits & Deductions for College Tuition & Expenses

For people without wealthy parents or a full-ride scholarship, paying for a college education is often a financial challenge. According to The College Board,...
Income Tax Course

H&R Block Income Tax Course – How to Become a Tax...

If you're handy with finances, you might have helped some of your family or friends do their taxes. Want to get paid for it?...
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How to Pay Federal Estimated Taxes Online to the IRS

It often seems that employees get the better part of the deal when it comes to paying taxes. Some money is withheld from their...
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How to Reduce or Avoid Capital Gains Tax on Property or...

Capital Gains Tax? Yes, besides sales tax, excise tax, property tax, income tax, and payroll taxes, individuals who buy and sell personal and investment...
Irs Tax Payment Plan

How to Set Up an IRS Tax Payment Plan – 8...

It's always nice to receive a tax refund - it can feel almost like finding free money. Unfortunately, sometimes you end up owing Uncle...
Spend Tax Refund Money Wisely

10 Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund Money Wisely

If you're expecting a tax refund this year, you need to have a good plan for your money. Maybe you already have the funds earmarked for...
Claiming Qualifying Dependents Taxes

Claiming Qualifying Dependents on Taxes – IRS Tax Dependent Definition &...

Most people think of a dependent for tax purposes as a child who lives with the taxpayer and spouse, if married. For each dependent...
Child Support Payments Laws Guidelines

What Is Child Support – Laws & Guidelines for Payments

According to the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), about 41% of first marriages end in divorce. For second and third marriages, that number...
Income Tax Refund Money

4 Reasons the IRS Can Seize Your Income Tax Refund Money...

If you've recently filed your taxes and were expecting a nice fat refund check, you may be shocked if you check the tax refund...
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Tax Benefits of Real Estate Investment Properties – IRS Rules Explained

Renting versus buying can be a difficult choice. Still, according to The Wall Street Journal, almost two-thirds of American households own homes. Many more own rental...