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Federal Tax Returns

What to Do If You Missed the Tax Deadline

Tips for Filing a Late Tax ReturnThis year, you had an extra few days to file your 2017 tax return, but what happens if you…


Withholding Tax: The Basics

Information About Federal Income Tax WithholdingThe Federal income tax is based on a “pay-as-you-go” system. There are 2 ways to pay as you go: withholding…


Your 2018 Tax Filing Options

Filing Your 2017 Tax ReturnTax time is here again.Filing your tax return is the easy part – it’s calculating your deductions, credits, and income that…


Get a Personal Tax Extension

Request Six More Months to File Your TaxesThis year, most individual income tax returns need to be e-filed or postmarked by April 18. If you…


7 Year-End Tax Tips

During the month of December, consider these year-end tax tips that could save you money when April 15th comes around.1) Give to CharityIf you plan on…


Tax Tips for Amending Your 1040 Return

What to Do If You Need to Make Corrections to Your TaxesIf you realized you made a mistake on your submitted tax return, never fear.…


What Is Estimated Tax & Who Does It Apply To?

Understanding the IRS Requirements for Estimated TaxesEveryone must pay taxes on the income they receive during the year, whether it is from a job, self-employment,…


2016 Federal Tax Calendar

IRS Tax Deadlines for the 2016 Calendar YearThis is the IRS general tax calendar, which includes the 2016 due dates that most taxpayers will need…