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Here’s what to know about records to hang on to and how long you should keep them.
Taxpayers can follow their refund online, by phone or with a smartphone app.
A new IRS form helps you figure tax withholding from your paycheck. But it’s not easy.
The IRS issued more than 111 million refunds last year. Here’s how much money was refunded.
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If you live in a disaster zone, tidy up and create a well-working filing system for all of your crucial financial and personal records.
It takes more than just living together to make a common law marriage.
A special standard deduction amount for older and blind taxpayers is easy to claim. Just check a couple of boxes on your return.
If you’ve been a patient investor, Uncle Sam gives you a break at tax time.
Donations can be valuable tax-cutting tools if you follow documentation rules.
Mutual funds are a popular investment vehicle but too often fund holders overpay taxes because they don’t figure an account’s correct cost basis.
Ready to toss that pencil and turn your 2000 tax return over to your computer? We review the three major tax preparation software packages.
Tax expert George Saenz discusses whether a teacher can write off a trip as job-related.
If you run into problems with the IRS, here’s how to find out what you should, and shouldn’t, expect from the IRS.
Be tax smart by getting a filing head start. Here are some tasks to take care of in January instead of April.