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What Income is Taxable?

Are you wondering if there’s a hard and fast rule about what income is taxable and what income is not taxable? The quick answer is that all income is taxable unless the law specifically excludes it. 903 more words

Tax Planning

Where's My Tax Refund? How to Check Your Refund Status

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With refund season well underway and the average direct deposit tax refund being over $3,000 last tax season, we are hearing the common tax season question: … 776 more words

Tax Refund

Do Babysitters Have To Report Their Income on Taxes?

Working from home has been a wonderful way to have more time with our daughters. The relative flexibility of my schedule allows me to earn money and avoid paying for daycare. 467 more words

Income And Investments

IRS Scam Alert: Erroneous Refunds & Fake Calls

Taxpayers should be aware of a new twist on an old scam involving erroneous tax refunds that are being deposited into their bank accounts. After stealing client data and filing fraudulent tax returns, these criminals use the taxpayers’ real bank accounts to deposit refunds, then use various tactics to reclaim the refund from the taxpayers. 1,046 more words

Tax Filing

First Time Filers: How to Leave the Procrastination Station

Are you delaying filing your income tax return? Are you maybe hoping it’ll just go away? You may be waiting to start your taxes like some taxpayers. 763 more words

Tax Planning

Tax Season Gets More Taxing

The percentage of tax returns filed on paper continues to shrink slowly but steadily each year as more and more Americans decide, with the relative convenience of e-filing, they… 329 more words

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Don't overpay your taxes

Commonly overlooked credits and deductions

With tax season in full swing, take time to consider how to get the most out of your tax return, which includes finding all the credits and deductions available to you. 934 more words