Elizabeth Rosen grew up near Boston, MA and comes from a family of financial planners. She attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA where she studied professional writing. After graduation, Elizabeth moved to the West Coast and spent several years as the Senior Writer/Editor and Content Manager for Banks.com, Inc. She currently works for Remark Media as the Director of Finance Sites.
November 3, 2015
The U.S. government expects you to pay income taxes to the IRS each year. Most Americans have taxes withheld from their wages, which helps to avoid owing the IRS a large sum at the end of the year....
October 14, 2015
If you have a large amount of tax debt that you cannot pay in full, you may want to consider an Offer in Compromise (OIC).
With an OIC, a qualified taxpayer can submit an offer to the IRS and request to...
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...
May 29, 2015
If you ever want to check your IRS refund status, you have several options available to you. Thanks to technology, taxpayers can...
April 25, 2015
If you owe the IRS money, there are some important factors to keep in mind.
The first thing to note is that the IRS is like any other "lender" – they are...
March 11, 2015
Below are the tax rates and related numbers that you will need to prepare your 2014 income tax return, which is due by April 15, 2015.2014 Income Tax Brackets
There are 7 tax brackets for the Federal income tax: 10%, 15%, 25%, 28%, 33%,...
January 30, 2015
Spring has arrived and April 15 will be here before we know it, but many of us won’t be ready to file our tax returns in less than a month.
Thankfully, the IRS allows taxpayers to request an extension of time to file, as long as the...
January 19, 2015
There are many reasons why you may need to obtain a copy of a past tax return. Perhaps you simply lost your copy or there is a pressing financial transaction on...
September 5, 2014
Are you trying to determine whether or not all of your income is taxable? While the IRS considers most types of income to be fully taxable, there are certain instances where your income may not be subject to tax.
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...