Even though Tax Day is over, you may still have some things to do in order to keep things square with the IRS and to stay on top of your income tax refund.
1. Check on your refund. You can check the status of your income tax refund 72 hours after the IRS accepts it. Here is how: (1) Go to TaxSl... [Read More...]
As if your tax return wasn’t confusing enough, you have now gotten a job across the border from the state where you live. So now that you live in one state and work in another, to whom do you pay state taxes?
Let’s look at the various possibilities for state tax filing, from the most tear-induci... [Read More...]
Some would-be taxpayers will do almost anything to avoid paying up to Uncle Sam – including using some pretty strange arguments to try to prove they are not legally obligated to do so.
While these may be entertaining, actually trying to use them can land you in a whole heap of trouble. It may ev... [Read More...]
Don’t take filing status for granted. It could be an important factor in getting that maximum refund. If you are new to tax preparation and filing status is confusing you- here are a few tidbits to get you started.
1. Even if they are not working, have never worked and have no intention of worki... [Read More...]
Kids are afraid of the monster under the bed; adults are afraid of IRS audits. Although the IRS is going to do a certain number of them a year, and there is no fool-proof way to guarantee you will never be a target, there are some simple ways to be careful during tax preparation and make yourself a ... [Read More...]