July 25, 2016
Individuals in most states are required to file a state income tax return in addition to their federal return. Only Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming do not have a state individual income tax, so filing a state...
June 16, 2016
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC or EIC), which has been around since 1975, essentially provides a subsidy for low-income working families. To claim this tax credit, you must meet certain eligibility...
June 13, 2016
There it is, sitting in your account just begging you to spend it. It’s like when you were a kid and you found a dollar on the sidewalk – the possibilities seem endless!
No matter how big the dollar number is, you can’t help but...
May 27, 2016
Lets start with the basic answer. Yes you can file your 2015 return without having filed your 2014 return. There is no rule or law preventing you from doing this.
April 17, 2016
This year, most individual income tax returns need to be e-filed or postmarked by April 18. If you do not file on time, there is a late filing penalty of 5% on the amount that you owe. This is added to your tax balance for each month (or part of...
April 7, 2016
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.