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Extending the Tax Deadline for COVID-19 – What It Means for...

The IRS has officially announced it’s pushing the due date for filing personal federal income taxes and making 2019 tax payments to July 15, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s how it will affect you.
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11 IRS Tax Audit Triggers – Red Flags You Should Know...

The last place you want to find yourself is in the Internal Revenue Service's crosshairs. In a tax audit, the IRS puts your entire financial...
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How Working After Retirement Can Affect Your Social Security Benefits

Whether it's a desire to contribute to society or to increase spendable income, many retirees decide to go back to work. Some have found...
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How to Properly Adjust Your Federal Income Tax Withholding Allowances

My husband and I recently did our taxes, and we were shocked by the amount of money we were being refunded by the government....
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How to File for an IRS Tax Extension Electronically or With...

It seems like everyone has at least one friend or family member who's chronically late for everything: dinner, work, parties, you name it. This...
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IRS Tax Form 1099-DIV – How Are Dividends Taxed?

Many investors choose to invest in dividend-bearing stocks, or mutual funds focusing on dividend payers, as part of their portfolio. And those dividends can pay...
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10 Ways a Side Gig or Business Can Impact Your Taxes

The gig economy is big and getting bigger. According to a 2018 Gallup poll, 36% of American workers currently participate in the gig economy....
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Debate: Should The Bush Tax Cuts Be Extended?

One of the most heavily debated topics in Congress right now is whether or not to extend the Bush tax cuts. The Bush tax...
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W-4 Withholding Tax Form – Instructions for Exemptions & Allowances

Each time you begin a new job, one of the forms your new employer asks you to fill out is a Form W-4, which helps them determine how much federal income tax to withhold from your paycheck. But a lot has changed about that form. Find out what you need to know to fill it out accurately.
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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,...
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What Is a Tax Credit vs. Tax Deduction – Do You...

While perusing tax advice on the Internet, you'll come across lists of tax deductions and tax credits that can help you reduce your tax...
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Important Tax Due Dates & Deadlines – 2020 IRS Tax Calendar

Do tax deadlines seem to sneak up on you? April 15 isn't the only important day on the tax calendar. There are a number...