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Tax Refunds

Refundable vs. Non-Refundable Tax Credits

There Are Two Main Types of Credits That Can Reduce Your Tax BillTax credits, available through the IRS, can bring you a substantial savings on…


Should You Itemize Your Deductions?

Tax Tips for Claiming Itemizing Deductions vs. the Standard DeductionWhen you are filing your 1040 tax return, right before you compute your final taxable income,…


Income Tax Credits Explained

Learn How Tax Credits Can Reduce What You OweA tax credit is a dollar-for-dollar reduction in the amount of tax that you owe. For example,…


Information About the 2015 Tax Season

IRS Newswire just released this information about the upcoming tax season:“The Internal Revenue Service announced the on-time opening of the nation’s 2015 filing season and…


IRS Tax Form W-4

Employee's Withholding Allowance CertificateThe Federal income tax is a “pay-as-you-go” tax. This means that you are expected to make tax payments throughout the year, instead…


Married Filing Jointly

Tax Considerations for Newly Married Couples you’re getting married, taxes are probably the last thing you want to think about. However, it is still important…


How to Avoid Tax Scams

The IRS Zeroes In On Tax FraudEvery year, the IRS publishes a list of the “Dirty Dozen” tax scams that pose the most danger to…


Stages Of IRS Refund

Check the Status of Your Income Tax RefundThe IRS tries to process electronic returns within 21 days, but during peak season it can sometimes take…