Federal Tax Returns

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  • February 12, 2013

    When you’re hunting for tax savings on your 2012 returns, comb through the way you paid your taxes in the past. You might have missed an easy write-off that’s waving its hand and shouting, “look at me!” For example:

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  • January 30, 2013

    Do you know which documents you're going to need to file your income tax return? If you are not sure you should pay attention to this tax return documents checklist in order to make sure the IRS receives all your pertinent tax documents....

  • January 23, 2013

    Most people get their taxes done by an accountant. However, there are also a lot of people that use tax software. There are pros and cons to each tax preparation method and the ideal choice depends on your specific situation. CNBC contributor...

  • January 23, 2013

    Moving to a new home involves a lot of planning and work, and it can be costly as well. If you are moving because you got a new job, or your current job changed...

  • January 22, 2013

    You like to save money. You negotiate for lower rates on your cell phone bill, and you never buy a car without haggling with the salesman. So why would you not...

  • January 22, 2013

    If you use part of your home for business, you may be able to benefit from the home office tax deduction. This tax help can be used by individuals who are employees or who are self-employed. Claiming the home office tax deduction is a good...

  • January 10, 2013

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The most serious problem facing taxpayers — and the IRS — is the complexity of the Internal Revenue Code, National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson says in her annual...

  • December 27, 2012

    Even though the eggnog is still warm, the truth is that April 15 will be here before we know it, and many of us won’t be ready to file taxes in just a few short months. Thankfully, the IRS allows...

  • December 7, 2012

    While you may be focused on hunting holiday presents, this is the time of year when you need to be thinking about the April 15 income tax deadline. There are a number of...