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Everyone knows about April 15, but believe it or not, this deadline is not as hard and fast as you may think.
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.
If you contribute to a retirement account, you might be able to claim a tax credit on your reserve.
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.
For most taxpayers, payroll withholding is our first tax contact. Here’s why and how income tax is withheld.