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Supreme Court Rules Marriage Equality in All States Further Simplifying Tax Preparation for Same-Sex Couples

Good news for more same-sex married couples! Today the Supreme Court ruled for marriage equality in all 50 states, finding that state bans on same-sex marriage are unconstitutional. 502 more words

Tax News

Scott Cook: Intuit Founder

Scott Cook who is in his early 60s earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and mathematics at the University of Southern California. Scott also holds an MBA from Harvard University. 161 more words


IRS updates list of private delivery services for filing returns

The IRS has updated its list of designated private delivery services that taxpayers may use to submit documents to the agency while qualifying for the “timely mailing treated as timely filing rule.” This is the rule that provides that a return or other document (such as a refund claim or Tax Court petition, or a payment delivered by the U.S. 226 more words


Claiming an Elderly Parent as a Dependent

Are you taking care of an elderly parent or relative? According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there were 44.7 million people age 65 and older in the United States in 2013, more than 15 percent of the total population. 887 more words

Tax Planning

Living in another country and knowing your tax obligations

Every country has tax laws and they change every year. In addition, because of the structure of the economy, from a big picture standpoint, individuals tend to travel and work in various countries under work visas which puts them into specific categories come tax time. 255 more words

Tax Preparation Ottawa

Few Pointers to Remember Before Investing in Fixed Deposit

Fixed deposit is a financial instrument which is considered to be one of the safest financial investment options. The rate of interest earned varies according to the amount invested and the bank where it is invested. 490 more words

REPOST: 6 improvements for filing your freelance taxes next year

It’s difficult for freelancers and small business owners to file their taxes because they won’t always have the resources to hire a professional. In lieu of the post-tax season, here are some tips on how to improve tax filing from… 929 more words