July 28, 2014
The purpose of Tax Form W-4 is simple ― it is used by your employer to withhold the proper amount of federal income tax from your paycheck. The IRS recommends that employees submit a new W-4 tax form each year, or any time their personal or...
June 2, 2014
Roughly one in three Americans files their own taxes online, rather than using a professional tax preparer. If you're going to file electronically, there are a few ways you can do it.
If your Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) was less than $58,...
May 5, 2014
If you happen to miss the filing deadline (April 15th), you should still try to file your income tax return as soon as possible — especially if you owe additional taxes.
The longer you wait to file your tax return, the more penalties and...
April 23, 2014
IRS Tax Form 1040X is the Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return. It is designed for taxpayers who need to correct mistakes made on Tax Form 1040, Tax Form 1040A, Tax Form 1040EZ, Tax Form 1040NR, or Tax Form 1040NR-EZ. To...
April 11, 2014
Have you always filed electronically? Never done it before? Here are a few things to consider.The Pros of E-File
Accuracy: Estimates for the error rate for paper returns vary from 10 to 21...
March 18, 2014
Did you know? Almost 120 million people e-filed their tax returns last year, and over 1 billion people have e-filed since 1990. There are a number of ways you can file your tax return if you choose to do it electronically.
February 11, 2014
When it comes to tax preparation many people are far from efficient. In fact, most taxpayers are disorganized and unprepared when they begin to file their returns. Of course, you don’t have to make this mistake. The following 5 tax preparation...
September 24, 2013
Generally speaking, whenever you settle a debt for less than you owed, the difference counts as income – taxable income.
A short sale is a form of debt...
September 23, 2013
Did you know that there are many different types of individual income tax return forms? You must use the tax form that corresponds with your particular situation and allows you to claim the income, deductions, credits, etc. that apply to you....
August 1, 2013
IRS tax forms are used by individuals and organizations to report income and pay taxes to the federal government. The IRS (Internal Revenue Service) is responsible for...