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As history has shown, Ocasio-Cortez’s ideas may not be as eccentric or unprecedented as some may believe.
The government wants you to make the most out of your savings. Taking advantage of these programs is a start.
Most taxpayers take the standard deduction when they file. If your taxes aren’t complex, this may work for you.
It’s hard to believe, but the IRS doesn’t tax every cent you make! It only collects on your taxable income.
If filing your tax return seems like an arduous and complicated task, consider the benefits.
Itemizing deductions can yield more savings for some. The downside: a mountain of paperwork.
Unlike deductions, tax credits cut into your actual tax bill, often providing mega-savings.
Sure you get credit on your return for your paycheck withholding, but don’t forget to also claim other taxes you paid.
Your tax life begins with withholding. Learning about the W-4 can give you some control.
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For most taxpayers, payroll withholding is our first tax contact. Here’s why and how income tax is withheld.