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What to Do if You Can’t Pay Your Tax Bill

A simple way to set-up a payment plan with Uncle Sam

The IRS is, however, willing to help you set up an installment plan that sets…

By Stacey Tisdale

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5 Simple Options For This Year’s Tax Refund

Here's how to optimize your tax money

As tax day zeros in you may be wondering what you should do with this…

By Carrie Pink

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3 Ways to Reduce Your Tax Bill

Tax Expert Barbara Weltman shares last minute tax tips

Tax Expert Barbara Weltman shares last minute tax tips.

By Stacey Tisdale

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How Small Business Owners Can Save On Taxes

Last minute income tax tips on filing itemized deductions for the self-employed

Here are some last minute tips on how small business owners can save on taxes.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How Your Student Loan Debt Can Reduce Your Tax Bill by at Least $2,500

Part 1 - The 411 on student loan tax breaks

That means that many borrowers may not be aware of all of the tax breaks…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Owe Uncle Sam? You May Have to Give Up Your Passport

Delinquent tax debt could mean your international travel plans are in jeopardy

President Obama signed the 5-year infrastructure spending bill that adds a new section in IRS…

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Feature: Intrafamily Mortgages – Paying Your Family Instead of a Bank

How the Webb family keeps interest and payments all in the family

Intra-family loans work like traditional mortgages. There is a borrower, a third party institution that…

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50 Cent Owes at Least $10 million, Files for Bankruptcy

The rapper, who was just ordered to pay $5 million over a sex tape, lists IRS and other creditors in filing

Curtis Jackson III, better known as Rapper 50 Cent, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection…

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100,000 Taxpayers’ Data Stolen in IRS Breach

Criminals accessed tax information through the Get Transcript service provided by the agency

Criminals accessed more than 100,000 taxpayers’ personal tax information and bilked the agency for millions…

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Tax Time: Understanding Pros And Cons of a Refund and Bill

Sometimes what seems favorable may not be. Here's why

Consider these three quick guides for taxes, to assist you in the process of deciphering…

By Marquita Miller

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IRS Publication Helps Consumers Learn about Health Care Law

New guide assists taxpayers with updates

Are you curious about how the Affordable Care Act will impact your taxes? Then you’re…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Older IRA Owners Get Renewal for Tax-Free Transfers to Charity

Older investors get a gift this holiday season

If you’re an older investor with an IRA and you plan on making a charitable…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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IRS Releases Updated Standard Mileage Rates

New rates are here

The standard mileage rates are used to figure the deductible costs of using a vehicle…

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IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Gifts to Charity

Familiarize yourself with updated rules for charitable donations

If you’re in the giving spirit and planning to make a few gifts to charity,…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Take Advantage of the Saver’s Tax Credit

Don't miss out

One advantage of the saver’s credit is that it can increase your refund or reduce…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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IRS Increases Retirement Contribution Limits

Savers can save even more

There is terrific news for all of you investors out there. The Internal Revenue Service…

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7 Savvy Year-End Tax Tips for Smart Consumers

It's never to early to plan, saving time and stress

These tax tips will help you save time and money. It’s never too early to…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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IRS Warns of Phone Scams

How to protect your personal information

Fraudsters are attempting to use their engaging phone skills to trick you out of your…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Flying the Friendly Skies: 6 Tax Tips Every Business Traveler Should Know

Don't miss these breaks that could mean more money in your pocket

Business travelers, don’t miss out on these tax breaks. They could put more money in…

By Marquita Miller

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The IRS wants $370,000 from Vanessa Williams

Report: Actress Vanessa Williams Owes IRS

Government is demanding almost $370,000 in back taxes

Actress Vanessa Williams owes the Internal Revenue Service almost $370,000.

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