Tax guidance and resources

Looking for advice on lowering your federal or state taxes? You’ve come to the right place. Plus, get news and advice related to tax brackets, property taxes, estate taxes and more.

Taxes Basics

What is net income?

Net income provides a more accurate account of the financial status. Here’s why.

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What is gross income?

A person’s gross income is used to determine how much they have to pay toward federal and state income taxes.

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  • Taxes across the nation

    Fuel taxes — and gas prices — are going up in North Carolina just in time for summer vacations. Meanwhile, Minnesota tax officials hope their expanded compliance efforts will net them thousands of [...]

    2 min read Jun 29, 2000
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  • Yankees, Go File!

    Time is up for New England taxpayers. A one-day extension to file returns ends today and federal tax forms must be in the mail by midnight April 18, 2000.

    1 min read Apr 18, 2000
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  • Get your tax forms in order

    Common tax filing mistakes could cost you money. Number 7: forgetting to include all your forms and attachments when you send in your return.

    1 min read Feb 28, 2000
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  • Property taxes explained

    Community services, such as police and schools, are funded through property taxes. How much do you know about the taxes on your home?

    6 min read Feb 03, 2000
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