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 2, 2015
A tax lien is a claim against property that the government uses to protect its interests in tax debt. The IRS will place a lien against your property only after it has sent you a bill and you have not paid it. Being hit with a tax lien is a...
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...
June 4, 2015
Every year, the IRS sends millions of letters and notices to taxpayers for various reasons. There are many different types of notices issued by the IRS — depending on the notice you receive, you may have a range of options for responding.IRS...
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...
May 6, 2015
The tax code is adjusted every year and it can be a lot to keep up with. Sometimes your life situation changes and you’re unsure how to handle the tax ramifications. The penalties for filing your taxes incorrectly are high, especially if you...