Child Tax Credits
October 19, 2015
If you have children, you may be able to lower your tax bill by claiming the Child Tax Credit. The Child Tax Credit is a non-refundable credit, which means it cannot reduce your tax...
October 8, 2015
A change in life circumstances, whether good or bad, can affect your tax return.
Here are some instances where you will need to reevaluate your tax situation:Job Changes
If you lose your job, you should be aware that unemployment...
April 8, 2015
March 26, 2015
February 20, 2015
Tax credits, available through the IRS, can bring you a substantial savings on your Federal income tax bill.
A tax credit reduces your tax liability dollar-for-dollar. This means that a $500 tax...
February 5, 2015
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC or EIC), which has been around since 1975, essentially provides a subsidy for low-income working families. To claim this tax credit, you must meet certain eligibility...
January 5, 2015
Many parents and people caring for dependent family members can receive a tax credit for expenses paid to care for these individuals. This credit is designed for taxpayers who must pay for a dependent’...
December 7, 2012
Having a child can be one of the most wonderful experiences of your life. However, the cost of having children can come with a hefty price tag. The cost of raising a child is high, so it is vital to take advantage of tax saving benefits that are...
November 15, 2012
With everyone talking about the fiscal cliff these days, it’s easy to worry we might all be jumping off of it. Thankfully, experts say there’s no need to unpack your parachutes just yet, but there may be some cause for concern if tax rates...
October 29, 2012
Life insurance is an important part of a business. It may be used as a funding mechanism for your buy-sell agreement and as business interruption insurance to pay the business for interruptions caused by the death of key employees. Probably the...