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    Chapter 4: Credits

    If you thought deductions were a sweet way to cut your bill, wait until you hear about tax credits!

    1 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    When to file

    Everyone knows about April 15, but believe it or not, this deadline is not as hard and fast as you may think.

    2 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Education tax credits

    Be smart when counting your schooling costs. Take advantage of educational tax credits.

    1 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Above-the-line deductions

    If you qualify for these special deductions, you can claim them in addition to your standard or itemized amount.

    1 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Child-related tax credits

    The child tax credit helps temper the high cost of child-rearing. Stop pulling your hair out.

    3 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    10 tax troubles you can avoid

    If the tax man starts questioning your return, don’t make matters worse by making one of these 10 costly blunders.

    5 min read Mar 01, 2005
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    Home-sale exclusion for an engaged couple

    Prospective newlyweds must pay careful attention to tax rules when figuring out how much of a profit can be exempted from the bride-to-be’s home sale.

    1 min read Nov 18, 2004
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