July 25, 2016
Individuals in most states are required to file a state income tax return in addition to their federal return. Only Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming do not have a state individual income tax, so filing a state...
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...
June 13, 2016
There it is, sitting in your account just begging you to spend it. It’s like when you were a kid and you found a dollar on the sidewalk – the possibilities seem endless!
No matter how big the dollar number is, you can’t help but...
February 9, 2016
The e-file process allows taxpayers to submit their taxes electronically by connecting to the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) Electronic Filing System. E-filing can be done from a computer (as well as some modern smartphones and tablets) using...
October 30, 2015
October 16, 2015
It is recommended that you file any tax returns that are due, whether or not you can pay your tax liability in full. The longer you wait to file, the higher your late fees and interest charges will be.
October 13, 2015
Your tax refund is missing. What do you do?
First, check the IRS’ “Where's My Refund” online tool to make sure that your tax refund has been issued. You can start checking the status...
August 24, 2015
There are a variety of reasons why you may need to get in touch with the IRS. You may want to contact the IRS if you need to help with responding to an IRS notice, resolving a tax dispute,...
May 29, 2015
If you ever want to check your IRS refund status, you have several options available to you. Thanks to technology, taxpayers can...