Category Archives: IRS

Tax Q&A from the USA Today




With about weeks to go to file your 2012 tax return, you probably have questions. Whether you prepare your own tax return or pay someone to do it for you, we are here to help. Every day until April 15, … Continue reading






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11 Common Questions about Taxes from Forbes




Here’s a great article from Forbes answering 11 common tax questions… 1. Are there any benefits to filing early? And what happens if I file after the deadline? The main benefit of filing before April is getting your tax refund … Continue reading






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Will I go to jail for not paying my taxes?




… and other frequently asked questions from the IRS. Why Should I File My Tax Return as Soon as Possible? There are two advantages to filing as soon as possible: Generally, if a taxpayer is due a refund for withholding … Continue reading






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Tax Tips? There’s an App for that




From the USA Today. Tax time is a chore for many Americans, particularly those who try to save a few bucks and file the paperwork on their own without any help. But thankfully there are a host of affordable products … Continue reading






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6 Ways to avoid an audit (Wall Street Journal)




Here are some great tips from the Wall Street Journal.






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What to do if you owe but can’t pay (CBS.com)




From CBS.com (MoneyWatch) So you’ve prepared your tax return and found that you owe. What should you do if you can’t pay? One thing you should do no matter what is to file your tax return on time. But if … Continue reading






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5 Overlooked Tax Deductions from the USA Today




There’s a lot of talk right now regarding Americans paying their “fair share” to the tax man. While many issues are up for debate, most parties agree the tax code needs some work. But as you gather documentation to do … Continue reading






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What to expect for refunds in 2013 (from IRS.gov)




Click here for the full posting on the IRS website.






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USA Today: The importance of sending 1099s




If you don’t file 1099s for your contractors, you lose protections from the federal government. (Photo: USA TODAY illustration) STORY HIGHLIGHTS IRS is vigilant on misuse of contractor status Businesses incur no tax obligations for independent contractors But you have … Continue reading






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USA Today: Start of 2012 Tax Filing Season Delayed




As previously posted, the start of the 2012 tax filing season has been delayed. See here.






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