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W-2 Form – IRS Tax Form Filing Instructions Online

In an effort to help make filing taxes easier this year, we are breaking down the various IRS tax forms to help you know...
Retirement Account Tax Implications

Tax Implications of Retirement Accounts – IRA & 401k Distributions &...

When your retirement accounts are growing, it's great to see the numbers climb. But when you retire and start taking money out of your...
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Taxes on Government Benefits – Unemployment, Social Security, Disability & More

Government benefits such as unemployment, Social Security, and disability are part of a social safety net — a network of programs aimed at helping protect...
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IRS Federal Tax Form 1040 – Types, Schedules & Instructions

The 1040 tax form was introduced in 1913, and its basic setup has remained essentially the same over the past century. The 1040 conveniently collects...
Estate Inheritance Tax Threshold Rates Calculator

Estate & Inheritance Tax – Threshold, Rates & Calculating How Much...

As the old saying goes, nothing is certain except death and taxes. Nobody really likes either one of these things - and when you put the...
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Will the U.S. Adopt the Value-Added Tax (VAT)? Roadblocks, Pros &...

Many Americans do not understand how an American VAT might affect them, or its possible economic consequences on GDP and the national debt. Congress is...
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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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What Is a 1098 IRS Tax Form – 1098-C, 1098-E, 1098-T

In an effort to help make filing taxes easier this year, we are breaking down the various IRS tax forms to help you know...
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Do I Have to File Taxes and How Much Do I...

How do you feel when you think about taxes? Confused? Intimidated? Overwhelmed by the number of rules to follow and forms to complete? What...
Charitable Contributions Tax Deductions

Tax Deductions for Charitable Contributions & Donations

Generally speaking, Americans are a generous lot. According to Giving USA, gifts to U.S. charities amounted to $390.05 billion in 2016. Perhaps one motivation for...
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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...
First Time Home Buyer Tax Credit Rules

First-Time & Repeat Home Buyer Tax Credit – Rules and Limits

If you were one of the millions of people who became a homeowner between 2008 and 2010, whether it was your first time or...