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Tax Deductions for Renters

If you rent an apartment or house, you probably wonder if you can get some type of tax break for your monthly rent payment. While you cannot deduct rent you paid while renting a home from your federal return, some states offer a deduction for this. We will cover the renter’s deduction and other federal tax deductions you may be able to take. [Read More...]

Wedding Tax Deductions You May Be Eligible For

Tis’ the season for weddings. 30% of all U.S. Weddings take place between May and August. Just tied the knot? Congratulations! We may not have the fancy wrapped 4-slice-toaster you’ve always dreamed of, but we have the best gift all—tax tips! After spending at least 20,000 on your wedding, it wouldn’t hurt to find ways to save. Here are some great tax deductions you may be eligible for. [Read More...]

Special Rules for Claiming a Tax Deduction for Donating Clothing, Household Items, Cars, Boats, and Airplanes

Last week, we talked about how charitable contributions may help you reduce your tax obligations. In the article “Your Support Of A Qualified Charity May Provide You With A Money-Saving Tax Deduction”, we said that there were certain contributions that are subject to special rules when you file your deduction.This week we will discuss the special rules for deducting charitable contributions of clothing and household items, and a car, boat or airplane.

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Military Pay Exclusions from Taxable Income

While the rest of us are dreaming of tax deductions, you, as a member of the Armed Forces, are likely trying to figure out which of your military pay is excludable from taxable income. You are probably aware that combat pay is not taxable while serving in a combat zone. Knowing where your other excl... [Read More...]
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