Income Taxes

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  • October 16, 2017

    An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is a 9-digit number issued by the IRS for the purposes of identifying a particular business’ tax account. The EIN format is XX-XXXXXXX.

    EINs are used by employers, sole proprietors, corporations,...

  • October 9, 2017

    If you owe more taxes than you can afford to pay right now, the IRS offers payment arrangement options. However, it is important to understand that regardless of your reason for paying taxes late, the IRS will charge interest and penalties for...

  • October 2, 2017

    If you realized you made a mistake on your submitted tax return, never fear. The IRS will let you amend your tax return to correct any errors. Common mistakes may include forgotten deductions or credits, incorrect filing status, or missed income...

  • August 31, 2017

    If you are a homeowner, your home could be a great asset when it comes to doing your tax return. To encourage homeownership and energy conservation, the government provides several tax breaks geared toward homeowners. Using these...

  • August 21, 2017

    Everyone must pay taxes on the income they receive during the year, whether it is from a job, self-employment, or other sources. The IRS expects to receive tax payments as your income is earned...

  • April 17, 2017

    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...