January 3, 2013
It is very important to be organized when it comes to dealing with taxes. Because having every document handy can go a long way in making the tax season go smoothly. Unfortunately, not everyone is as organized as they would like to think they are...
January 2, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — You have your no. 2 pencil, a calculator and this year's W-2. Now what?
That's the thought that crosses many self-preparers' minds as they get ready to tackle...
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 13, 2012
Any job is easier when you have the right tools. When it comes to filing your income taxes, the right tools include the paperwork that documents your financial life. Heading to your appointment with your tax adviser without the proper documents...
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...
December 3, 2012
There are certain words that make people feel uneasy. The word "audit" happens to be one of those words. When people here that term they always fear the worst. However, the IRS audit process is not as scary as it may seem. TurboTax'...
November 20, 2012
Most of us have heard of certain tax-related terminology. However, that doesn't mean that we know what they actually mean or how they can affect our tax strategies. In this video, Greg McGraime explains tax credits as well as ways to take...
November 19, 2012
A tax calendar divides the year into quarters and provides the deadlines for filing and paying various taxes. This general tax calendar is provided by the IRS and includes due dates for individual taxpayers as well as businesses. If you have any...
November 12, 2012
We all love getting a tax refund. Fortunately, we don't have to wait around like our parents did when the only way of getting back tax returns was through the mail. Technology allows tax refunds to be received quicker and in a variety of...