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...]
One of the extremely cool things about choosing to e-file with TaxSlayer is that they help you find hidden tax deductions. Unfortunately, sometimes those deductions change, and not always for the better, so it’s good to be aware of what’s different when you e-file your tax return.
Let’s look at ... [Read More...]
A common reason customers seek tax help from TaxSlayer is confusion over using their PIN, an identification number that acts as your online signature when you efile your state and federal taxes. The PIN is used on the signature page of the income tax return during the efiling process. The page has t... [Read More...]