Tax Strategies

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  • March 21, 2013

    It happens to the best of business owners. One day, you’re rocking along on your taxes … and suddenly your receipts are missing or your business partners forget important tax write-offs. Now you’re thinking you need to figure out how to file a...

  • March 21, 2013

    With the 2013 drop off the fiscal cliff, most American families are going to see taxes increase by $1,600 this year — around $140 per month.

    Couple that with an unemployment rate of almost 8 percent, and it's no wonder that many cash-...

  • March 19, 2013

    Tax extensions aren’t just for your personal income taxes. Businesses can also file for a tax extension if they need more time to file their...

  • March 13, 2013

    These days you can use your smartphone for just about everything, including e-filing your taxes.

    In fact, submitting tax returns via a mobile device is the fastest-growing way of filing, according to H&R Block Product Specialist...

  • March 11, 2013

    A lot of people get uneasy when they hear about potential tax audits. However, there are certain red flags that are all but certain to increase their odds of receiving one. MoneyTalksNews.com's Stacy Johnson discusses what can increase the...

  • March 10, 2013

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) — What a difference a year makes.

    Not that 2012 was easy-peasy for tax filers. In fact, the entire U.S. tax code filled...

  • March 7, 2013

    Yes, if you play it right. Some 4.6 million small businesses are based at home, according to the Small Business Administration, yet only about 3.4 million of these taxpayers are writing off their costs. Some of you are leaving money on the table...

  • March 6, 2013

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) — It’s that time again — tax season. And procrastination is in full swing.

    With e-filling however, even the procrastinators can meet the looming filing deadline...

  • March 5, 2013

    Doing your taxes is not the most pleasant activity in your life - hopefully. However, in the rush of wanting to get your taxes done you may overlook certain important steps. Jim Jelter discusses seven steps that will help you prepare your tax...