2010 Tax Guide: Tax tips and tools
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Daily tax tips plus an array of tax tools, terms and training will help you through filing and beyond.
Tax documents necessary to file
Before you can file, you need your tax documents. Here are the statements you should expect.
7 new tax laws to know
Several new tax laws made it into the IRS Code. See which ones might help cut your tax bill.
Beware the 'dirty dozen' tax scams
Tax filing season is prime time for con artists looking to make money off your tax return.
5 tax breaks for the recession
If you've lost or reduced your income in these hard times, there could be a tax silver lining.
Deducting sales tax on a new car
This year, even taxpayers who claim the standard deduction can take advantage of this tax break.
Help available for low-income taxpayers
These special clinics can help eligible individuals who have tax issues beyond simply filing.
Filing assistance for special needs taxpayers
Need a 1040 in Braille? Or a tax expert with a TDD number? Here are some options.
Finding free tax help
Everyone needs a little help now and then. At tax time, it can make a real difference, especially when it comes at no cost.
Super Bowl winnings are taxable income
Placed a bet on the big game? You're not alone, but most winners ignore the tax responsibilities.
8 tax-filing moves you can make now
Procrastinate on your taxes and you could pay the price. Here's how to get a head start.