Tax Refunds

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  • 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 22, 2013

    A lot of people that are disappointed when they realize that they will receive a small tax refund. However, there are still some ways to use that refund - and it depends on what your money goals are. CNBC contributor Carmen Wong Ulrich offers...

  • January 10, 2013

    Tax filing season hasn't even started yet, and we have already fallen behind. The Internal Revenue Service made good on its threat to delay some tax forms if Congress went over the so-called fiscal cliff.

    The tax agency said that because...

  • January 8, 2013

    Most of us used to check the mailbox more often than we'd like to admit when we were waiting for our income tax checks to arrive. However, with more and more people opting for direct deposit of their checks, the waiting period is much shorter...

  • December 20, 2012

    Life can be difficult for individuals who are disabled. If you are suffering from a disability or you are a senior, you may qualify for the Elderly and Disabled Tax Credit. This tax credit can help you save more money on your tax return. TurboTax...

  • December 14, 2012

    There are a good amount of people that spend their income tax check before they even receive it. Some use it for bills, while most use it to buy themselves something nice. Here are some fun ways to make your tax refunds count....

  • December 7, 2012

    Having a child can be one of the most wonderful experiences of your life. However, the cost of having children can come with a hefty price tag. The cost of raising a child is high, so it is vital to take advantage of tax saving benefits that are...

  • December 6, 2012

    Do you know about the common tax deductions? Well, it's important to know of the many tax deductions that are available to taxpayers. Because taking advantage of tax deductions can reduce taxable income and save taxpayers a good amount 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'...