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How to Calculate Federal Income Tax – Rates Table & Tax...

In the United States, the amount of tax you owe depends on several factors, one of them being how much money you make each...
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Top 7 Options for Free Online Tax Preparation Software & Services

Bank account promotions aren't the only way to get your hands on free money. If you have a relatively simple tax situation - for example, if...
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How Parents Can Maximize Child-Related Tax Deductions & Credits

During tax season, do you spend hours or even days wrestling with old receipts, canceled checks, W-2 forms, 1099s, and statements from your banks,...
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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...
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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...
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What Is the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) – Requirements &...

Taxes are a burden for everyone, but especially for low-income individuals and families who need to hang onto as much money as possible. The federal...
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Claiming Qualifying Dependents on Taxes – IRS Definition & Rules

When most people think of claiming a dependent on a tax return, they think of a child who lives with them. Historically, the Internal...
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Payroll Tax Holiday – Your Paycheck Withholding Reduced by 2% in...

American workers received a 2% pay raise this month (Jan '11). My paycheck is direct deposited into my checking account and when I logged...
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IRS Tax Evasion Fraud Definition & Penalties – What If You...

Admit it. At some point during tax season, you’ve likely had the thought: “What if I just don’t file?” Whether you skip filing or just don’t pay, that’s called tax evasion, and it can lead to stiff penalties and jail time. But you can prevent that sticky situation — even if you can’t afford to pay.
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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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What is a 1099 IRS Tax Form – 1099-INT, 1099-R, SSA-1099...

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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How to Pay Federal Estimated Taxes Online to the IRS in...

It often seems traditional employees get the better part of the deal when it comes to paying taxes. Some money is withheld from their...