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A tax credit is an incentive that lets a taxpayer reduce the total amount of tax owed. Find out which tax credits are available to you.
The deadline for filing your 2020 taxes is April 15, 2021. Here’s what else to know.
The agency usually starts accepting tax returns in late January.
Here are our top picks for tax software, including free and paid options.
The IRS has issued more than 168 million refunds for the 2019 tax year. Here’s how much money was refunded.
At tax time, parenthood can be a rewarding experience when claiming the child tax credit.
If you give away lots of money during your life or after, taxes may be triggered.
Exemptions are like deductions. You can claim $4,050 each for yourself and family members.
The Work Opportunity Tax Credit helps veterans and certain other workers land jobs.
The garage construction doesn’t qualify for the energy tax credit, but these things do.
Want to put your vacation home to work? Rent it. Just make sure you follow the IRS rules.
You can’t avoid tax on the rental property sale, but other tax benefits may even things out.
For lower-income filers, money put away for retirement could cut today’s tax bill.
The Earned Income Tax Credit can get you more money than you paid all year.
You may be able to claim exemptions for your stepchildren from Mexico. Here’s how.