Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 12:23 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Despite tighter security measures, the IRS is hopeful this filing season will be better for it and taxpayers than last year.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 12:41 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Remember Mitt Romney’s remark about the 47%? New numbers now peg the number lower.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 12:27 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

About 43 percent of Americans won’t pay 2013 taxes. Take a closer look at why they’re not filing.

Thursday, December 19, 2013 10:32 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The 2014 tax filing season will open 10 days later than the originally planned starting date.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 4:45 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The government shutdown slowed IRS preparation for the 2014 tax filing season.

Thursday, September 19, 2013 4:00 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The creator of the 1990s Beanie Babies craze has agreed to plead guilty to tax evasion and pay a $53.3 million penalty. Learn from his costly mistakes.