You must be considered "unmarried" to file as head of household. Here's what that means.
Property taxes are appealing only when that means you're fighting them. See how it's done.
Victims in a disaster area may claim losses early to get cash to recover.
You can't write off your mortgage payments, but there are other tax breaks.
You may be able to claim exemptions for your stepchildren from Mexico. Here's how.
Tax law now requires items to be in good condition. So no writing off dirty sneakers!
If you give away substantial amounts of money during your life or after, you may have to pay tax.
These oddball charitable deductions can help your favorite nonprofit -- and cut your tax bill.
You can deduct mileage for travel pertaining to business, moving, medical and charitable purposes.