November 24, 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...
November 16, 2015
Mark your calendar! Due to an overlap of tax deadlines and Federal/State holidays, the IRS has announced some new due dates for the upcoming 2016 tax season.
Most 2015 individual income tax returns will actually be due on Monday, April 18...
November 12, 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,...
November 10, 2015
To give you a head start on the 2016 tax year, Bloomberg BNA has released their tax rate/bracket predictions.
The Federal income tax currently consists of 7 rate brackets: 10%, 15%, 25%, 28...
November 5, 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...
October 28, 2015
The ability to work for yourself and be your own boss is an exciting prospect. Becoming self-employed in your field of expertise can give you the freedom to find a work-life balance that is hard to achieve when you are employed by a someone else...
October 13, 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...
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...
October 5, 2015
When applying for a loan or other financial assistance, you will likely be asked to provide copies of your tax returns from previous years. If you have lost or misplaced your copies of your tax returns and do not have them saved in digital format...
September 30, 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...