What Tax Related Papers Can You Toss Out?Most of us fall into one of three categories; we keep too much of the paper that comes into our homes or there those that try to throw out everything. And of course those that fall in between.
Invest That Tax Refund In YourselfWhat is your largest asset? It's your ability to earn a living!
Tax Audit Red Flags To Be Aware OfWhat may trigger an audit from your tax filing?
Tax Education Credits And DeductionsCollege can be is very expensive, luckily Congress and the IRS have given us ways to offset education costs.
Should You Itemize Your Taxes This Year?Should you take the time to fill out the long 1040? It really depends. To find out whether you should itemize you will need to do some homework.
What’s On Your Tax Return?Review your tax situation now so you have some idea what tax bracket you will fall into this year and decide whether you want to do the long 1040 or the short 1040EZ.
A Simplified Tax Option For Home OfficesThis tax season holds good news for millions of self-employed people who work from home: Home office deductions, which used to require a litany of calculations and the completion of a 43-line form, have at last been simplified.
Disappearing Deductions Cost TaxpayersChanges to tax laws last year reinstated some income-based phase outs of some widely used personal exemptions and itemized deductions, leaving many taxpayers with higher tax bills.
The "Dirty Dozen" Tax Scams Of 2014The IRS has a warning for Americans -- watch out for tax scams. Every year the agency releases a "Dirty Dozen" list of the worst tax scams out there. This year, identity theft and phone scams top the list.
Five Tips for Getting the Most From Your 401(k) PlanWhether you’re 25 or 55, you know you’ll want to retire one day – and to retire in comfort you must save. These five simple steps can help you make a big difference in your efforts to reach retirement with lots of money in your retirement account.
Best E-Filing Programs For Tax ReturnsForget the stress of tax season by using one of these e-filing programs.