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Received a bogus tax refund check? How to safely return it to the IRS
Received a bogus tax refund check? How to safely return it to the IRS Taxes February 27, 2018
The IRS has a new warning about fake tax refunds being deposited into the bank accounts of taxpayers. Most of…
States where Americans pay the most (and least) in sales taxes
States where Americans pay the most (and least) in sales taxes Taxes February 22, 2018
With April 15 getting closer, many Americans have taxes on their minds. Of course, income tax is the prime focus…
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Bottom line: What the tax reform really means for you Taxes February 21, 2018
Despite the near non-stop media gabfest about President Trump's recently enacted tax reforms, you may still be wondering exactly how…
Where’s my money? How to check the status of your federal and state tax refunds
Where’s my money? How to check the status of your federal and state tax refunds Taxes February 16, 2018
If you've filed your federal and state tax returns already, you may be checking your bank account frequently to see…
Report: President calls for 25-cent hike in federal gas tax
Report: President calls for 25-cent hike in federal gas tax Taxes February 15, 2018
Following the release of his $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan, President Trump has reportedly called for a 25-cent hike to the federal…
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Top 5 tax refund myths debunked Money & Credit February 13, 2018
Every tax season, there's a lot of anxiety surrounding tax refunds. Everyone wants to get their money as soon as…
Tax season 2018: What happens when you’re audited by the IRS
Tax season 2018: What happens when you’re audited by the IRS Taxes February 7, 2018
As tax season begins in earnest, millions of Americans are getting their financial houses in order, trying to make sure…
No, you didn’t get a raise in February — but your take-home pay is about get bigger!
No, you didn’t get a raise in February — but your take-home pay is about get bigger! Budgeting & Saving February 2, 2018
A lot of workers are about to get a pleasant surprise in their February paychecks — more money! RELATED: Here's…
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5 tax credits that could mean big bucks for you Money & Credit February 1, 2018
When it's time to file your taxes, you want to reduce your tax liability and get the most money back,…
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6 Tax Scams You Need to Watch Out for in 2020 Taxes January 31, 2018
IRS scammers are working overtime this season in an attempt to steal your identity and money. Here are some common…
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5 Reasons Why This Is the Best Week of the Year to File Your Taxes Taxes January 30, 2018
Congratulations, you've finally made it to the best week in the entire tax season to file your return. What makes…
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6 things to know about EITC — a tax credit that may give you a $6,318 refund! Money & Credit January 26, 2018
Tax credits are something that can befuddle people who aren't familiar with our nation's tax code. You know that tax…
Clark Your Life: A guide to a healthier, wealthier 2018
Clark Your Life: A guide to a healthier, wealthier 2018 Money & Credit January 26, 2018
Are you ready to take control of your financial life? We're here to help! Financial change is all about discipline.…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim Money & Credit January 25, 2018
Thinking about putting off filing your taxes for several more weeks? There's a compelling reason why you might not want…
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Lived in a hurricane disaster zone in 2017? You could get a $6,000 tax refund Taxes January 24, 2018
When your home is destroyed by an act of God, you expect to be uprooted and face a long road…
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Alert: W-2 scams are back for 2018 — here’s what you need to know Taxes January 22, 2018
If you work in payroll or human resources and you get an email from your boss with a friendly "Hi,…
Have a tax dispute with the IRS? These organizations can help
Have a tax dispute with the IRS? These organizations can help Taxes January 22, 2018
If you owe back taxes, you've probably seen ads from companies promising to help you pay just pennies on the…
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What to Do if You Can’t Pay Your Taxes Taxes January 19, 2018
What should you do if you can't pay your taxes? The short answer is you must still file a return.…
Credit Karma offers truly free tax filing in 2018…with no income limits!
Credit Karma offers truly free tax filing in 2018…with no income limits! Taxes January 17, 2018
As the calendar turns to a new year, taxes are top of mind for most Americans. As you're gathering up…
Tax season 2018: Go ahead and mark down these important dates
Tax season 2018: Go ahead and mark down these important dates Taxes January 17, 2018
We're just days away from the opening of tax season 2018. According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), some 155…
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Free State and Federal Tax Filing Options for 2020 Taxes January 15, 2018
You don't have to pay an arm and a leg to file your taxes this year. The IRS Free File…
New IRS tax withholding tables mean your paycheck might be getting a little bigger soon
New IRS tax withholding tables mean your paycheck might be getting a little bigger soon Money & Credit January 12, 2018
So who's ready for a fatter paycheck starting next month? RELATED: This new Trump tax calculator shows how much you'll…
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Tax moves you may want to consider before the end of 2017 Money & Credit December 27, 2017
You probably already know that big changes in the tax code are going to take effect starting January 1, 2018.…
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This new Trump tax calculator shows how much you’ll pay going forward Taxes December 19, 2017
Tax reform is at the forefront of the nation's mind as we rush headlong into the height of the holiday…
More than 60% of people say they already know where their tax refund money is going
More than 60% of people say they already know where their tax refund money is going Taxes December 11, 2017
With the year nearing its end, many Americans are already thinking about their tax returns — more specifically, how they will…
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Here are the key takeaways you need to know
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Here are the key takeaways you need to know Money & Credit November 3, 2017
Now that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was unveiled by House Republicans on November 2, we're beginning to get…
How the new Trump tax plan will impact you
How the new Trump tax plan will impact you Money & Credit May 1, 2017
After President Trump proposed some big changes to the U.S. tax system on the 2016 campaign trail, we're now getting…
Still haven’t filed your taxes? Follow this checklist to save time, money and stress
Still haven’t filed your taxes? Follow this checklist to save time, money and stress Money & Credit April 7, 2017
There are few things in life more tedious that filing your taxes, so it's no surprise that millions of consumers…
States where residents pay the most and least taxes
States where residents pay the most and least taxes Taxes April 5, 2017
With tax day right around the corner (reminder: it's April 18 this year!), WalletHub has released a list of states…
IRS warns of phishing emails supposedly from your tax software provider
IRS warns of phishing emails supposedly from your tax software provider Money & Credit March 20, 2017
We're now less than a month away from April 18 — the final deadline to file your personal tax return.…