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  • September 11, 2015

    Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) are designed to help individuals offset the health care costs associated with High Deductible Health Plans (HDHPs).

    An HSA is defined as “a tax-exempt trust or custodial account you set up with a qualified...

  • September 4, 2015

    Millions of people enjoy having hobbies — whether it’s photography, antiquing, craft making, collecting coins, or breeding horses. It usually costs money to support a hobby, but in some cases, your hobby can also make you money.

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  • August 31, 2015

    If you receive tips as part of your job, it’s important to realize that all tips are considered income and are subject to Federal income tax.

    The...

  • June 15, 2015

    This is the IRS’ general tax calendar, which includes all the 2015 deadlines that most taxpayers will need to know.

    NOTE: If you file your taxes based on the fiscal year (instead of the calendar year), some of these dates will be...

  • April 9, 2015

    Nearly everyone knows that April 15 is the deadline for submitting tax returns in the United States. Although some entities may need to file before that date – including businesses, which must generally file by March 15 – most individuals need to...

  • March 23, 2015

    Form 1099-MISC is an information return used to report certain miscellaneous income/payments to the IRS. If you are an independent contractor, or you hire an independent contractor, you...