Family and Taxes

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  • September 25, 2017

    Let's face it, dealing with the death of a loved one is never enjoyable; but with a little understanding of what you're going to need in advance, you can soften the hardships involved with settling your Estate of Deceased. The first thing you're...

  • August 9, 2016

    Wedding season is upon us! And if you're lucky enough to be tying the knot, there are a few things you'll need to do to ensure a smooth transition into married life. Here's a great infographic for newlyweds to help you stay on track.

  • 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...

  • February 3, 2016

    Generally, taxpayers are allowed to claim exemptions on their tax returns that reduce their amount of taxable income. There are two main types of exemptions: personal exemptions and exemptions...

  • November 18, 2015

    Families and individuals who get their health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace may be able to offset the cost of their monthly premiums with the Premium Tax Credit.

    The premium tax credit (PTC) is a...

  • October 19, 2015

    If you have children, you may be able to lower your tax bill by claiming the Child Tax Credit. The Child Tax Credit is a non-refundable credit, which means it cannot reduce your tax...