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Non-Refundable Tax Credits

The vast majority of tax credits you can apply for on your federal return are non-refundable, meaning that they cannot exceed your total tax liability.…

Refundable Tax Credits

When figuring out which tax credits you will be able to claim on your income tax return, it is important to know whether those credits…

2010 Federal Tax Credits

No matter the year, there are many tax credits that you can take advantage of. Even if you do not qualify for any of them,…

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…