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How to Maximize Tax Credits

A tax credit is generally much more useful than a tax deduction or write-off, because it decreases your tax liability dollar for dollar, while a…

Overview of Tax Credits

Ask anyone and they will surely tell you they pay too much in taxes.  Fortunately, the federal government and many states have responded by creating…

Tax Credits

Lower Your Taxes By Claiming Tax Credits On Form 1040 Ask anyone and they will surely tell you they pay too much in taxes. Fortunately,…

How to Get Copies of Tax Forms for Past Years

Did you forget to file an income tax return for a past year? If so, you will need to obtain a copy of that year's…

Reasons to Obtain Copies of Past Tax Returns

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…

Tips for Getting a Previous Year Tax Return

Do you need to get your hands on a copy of a past tax return? No matter why you need a past tax return, it…

What to Do If You Lost a Past Tax Return

There is almost nothing worse than losing a tax return. While you may not think you need copies of your tax returns, it is very…

How to Get a Transcript of a Past Tax Return

It may make more sense to get a transcript of a past tax return rather than an exact copy. If you need access to your…