Tag Archives: Tax

Taxpayer Bill of Rights


Every taxpayer has a set of fundamental rights. You should be aware of these rights when you interact with the Internal Revenue Service. The “Taxpayer Bill of Rights” takes the many existing rights in the tax code and groups them … Continue reading

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Tips for Taxpayers Who Missed the Tax Deadline


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10 Tips to Help You Select a Tax Preparer


Many people look for help from professionals when it’s time to file their tax return. If you use a paid tax preparer to file your federal income tax return this year, then you should choose that preparer carefully. Even if … Continue reading

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New Option for Claiming Home Office Deduction Starting 2013; Eligible Home-Based Businesses May Deduct up to $1,500


The IRS has announced a simplified option that many owners of home-based businesses and some home-based workers may use to figure their deductions for the business use of their homes. In 2010 3.4 million taxpayers claimed deductions for business use … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Tips for Students and Parents Paying College Expenses


  Whether you’re a recent high school graduate going to college for the first time or a returning student, it will soon be time to head to campus, and payment deadlines for tuition and other fees are not far behind. … Continue reading

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Ten Tax Tips for Individuals Who Are Moving This Summer


Summertime is a popular time for people with children to move since school is out. Moving can be expensive, so here are 10 tax tips on deducting some of those expenses if your move is related to starting a new … Continue reading

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Squeezed Cities Ask Nonprofits for More Money By MICHAEL COOPER, New York Times Published: May 11, 2011 As recession-racked cities struggle to balance their budgets with everything short of feeling behind sofa cushions for loose change, a growing number are … Continue reading

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