Tax Strategies

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  • March 25, 2015

    Are you wondering if you need to file a tax return? While most people who earn an income must file a Federal income tax return, that is not true for everyone.


  • March 19, 2015

    If you have been looking for work this past year, you might be in luck come tax time. Certain job hunting expenses are eligible for a tax deduction. You can deduct these expenses whether or not you...

  • March 18, 2015

    Although the IRS only audits about 1.1% of the over 140 million returns it receives each year, for those people who do receive an audit notice it can be a stressful experience.


  • March 11, 2015

    Below are the tax rates and related numbers that you will need to prepare your 2014 income tax return, which is due by April 15, 2015.

    2014 Income Tax Brackets

    There are 7 tax brackets for the Federal income tax: 10%, 15%, 25%, 28%, 33%,...

  • March 5, 2015

    One of the best ways to reduce your income tax liability (and possibly increase your tax refund) is through Federal tax deductions provided by the IRS.

    There are certain...

  • February 24, 2015

    Medical expenses, especially if they are unexpected, can take a bite out of your savings. However, you may be able to find some tax relief using these tax deduction tips.

    Itemized Deduction for Medical Expenses

    If you are...

  • February 23, 2015

    It’s the age-old question: Should you take the standard deduction, or should you itemize your deductions?

    To properly answer this question, you must first understand what the standard deduction is.

    The Standard Deduction


  • February 20, 2015

    Tax credits, available through the IRS, can bring you a substantial savings on your Federal income tax bill.

    A tax credit reduces your tax liability dollar-for-dollar. This means that a $500 tax...

  • February 12, 2015

    Are you looking for an expert to help you with your income tax return?

    When it comes to choosing a qualified tax preparer, it is important to know that there are different types of...