6 Ways to Save Up for Your Tax Bill

It's that time of the year where you've finally gotten around to preparing your tax return. You've crossed your i's and dotted your t's--taking every credit and deduction (legally) available to you and reported every required revenue source (taxable and nontaxable). You get to the end and you've accurately calculated total tax due, but there's … Continue reading 6 Ways to Save Up for Your Tax Bill

10 Common Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make on Your Tax Return

1. Not filing on time Know the due date of the tax returns you need to file. If you can't file on time, be sure to request an extension. 2. Mathematical errors Arithmetic errors--whether it is on the actual tax forms or on schedules and workpapers used to compute taxable items, make sure to always … Continue reading 10 Common Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make on Your Tax Return

Locate a Tax Professional or Volunteer Tax Preparer near you!

So you've decided it's time to file your taxes, but there's just one looming issue: You can't possibly figure out how to prepare these darn things yourself. TurboTax, as user friendly as it is, just isn't going to help you accurately determine your taxes given all the complicated forms you've received in the mail this … Continue reading Locate a Tax Professional or Volunteer Tax Preparer near you!

10 Tax Savings Tips for Taxpayers in Their 20’S

Please note that some content within this post has since been superseded by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act which was signed into legislation on December 22, 2017. Taxes are not just a grown-up thing...anymore. Anyone with earned or unearned income during the year must seriously evaluate whether they are legally obligated to pay and/or file taxes. This includes … Continue reading 10 Tax Savings Tips for Taxpayers in Their 20’S