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  • August 26, 2015

    This article gives you the tax rates and related numbers that you will need to prepare your 2015 income tax return. In general, 2015 individual tax returns are due by April 15, 2016.

    If you are looking for 2014 tax rates, you can find them...

  • August 24, 2015

    There are a variety of reasons why you may need to get in touch with the IRS. You may want to contact the IRS if you need to help with responding to an IRS notice, resolving a tax dispute,...

  • August 21, 2015

    When tax time comes around, inevitably there are people who are not able to pay everything they owe.

    Although the IRS always prefers that you find a way to pay your taxes in full, circumstances can sometimes prevent that from happening. If...

  • August 19, 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...

  • August 18, 2015

    In addition to Federal taxes, you may also be required to file and pay State taxes. Each state in the U.S. has its own local government and taxation department.

    Here are the addresses and other contact information for all 50 states (plus...

  • August 17, 2015

    If you owe taxes to the IRS, it is important to know the correct address to send your money. Sending your tax payments to the wrong IRS address could result in delayed processing...

  • August 13, 2015

    There are currently 18 states that offer shoppers “back-to-school” sales tax holidays. During these holidays, you can purchase many school-related products (such as clothing, footwear, backpacks, and books) without paying state sales tax. However...

  • July 8, 2015

    An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is a 9-digit number issued by the IRS for the purposes of identifying a particular business’ tax account. The EIN format is XX-XXXXXXX.

    EINs are used by employers, sole proprietors, corporations,...

  • June 17, 2015

    Your tax refund is missing. What do you do?

    First, check the IRS’ “Where's My Refund” online tool to make sure that your tax refund has been issued. You can start checking the status...

  • June 15, 2015

    This is the IRS’ general tax calendar, which includes all the 2015 deadlines that most taxpayers will need to know.

    NOTE: If you file your taxes based on the fiscal year (instead of the calendar year), some of these dates will be...