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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.
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.
Personal credit card use is almost never eligible for a deduction come tax season, but if you’re using a business credit card you can likely deduct your fees.
A new IRS form helps you figure tax withholding from your paycheck. But it’s not easy.
If you changed jobs last year, you may have had too much Social Security tax withheld. Here’s how to get it back.
Did you know pro athletes have to file taxes in 10 to 26 places? See what the ‘jock tax’ costs.
Foreclosure is bad news, but it sometimes means not having to repay a tax credit.
Do you know which tax write-offs you can claim being a small business?
If your kid is willing to study, bone up on these government dollars for scholars.
Repaying the original homebuyer tax credit has been streamlined in 2011 on Form 1040.
Property taxes are appealing only when that means you’re fighting them. See how it’s done.
No new taxes are planned, but you may want to take advantage of loopholes before they close.
Use the American opportunity credit to help pay college costs, including tools required for school.
If you made home energy-efficiency improvements, you could qualify for a tax credit.