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Track Your Tax Refund [Video]

Find your money

If you’ve recently filed your tax forms, you’re probably wondering when you’ll receive your refund.…

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Personal Finance Word of the Day: Tax Avoidance Transaction

Your daily money bite

Tax season is upon us

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Phone Fraud Listed as One of the IRS “Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams

Is your phone ringing? It could be a scammer on the line

Have you ever been scammed?

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Personal Finance Word of the Day: Accelerated Depreciation

Your daily money bite

It is legal to depreciate the cost at a rate faster than would be allowed…

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Tax Season 2014: Watch Out for Tax-Related Identity Theft

Keep an eye out for tax-time thieves

Your identity could be stolen

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How to Choose the Right Tax Filing Status

Picking the correct status will keep cash in your pocket

This status normally applies if you are not married

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IRS Unveils Updated Smartphone App ‘IRS2GO’

Get the latest tax information on the go

Find the tax information you need in a breeze

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IRS Makes Changes to Their Service Options

The IRS gets less personal

Changes affect areas such as tax return preparation and tax refund status

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4 Biggest Tax Mistakes Small Businesses Make

These simple steps can help you save some money when it comes time to pay Uncle Sam

Don’t miss these steps

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Best and Worst State Tax Systems for Entrepreneurship, Small Business

Your state's tax rate can affect your small businesses success

A new study highlights the difference between each state’s tax rate

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Fat Joe Gets 4 Months in Prison for Tax Evasion

Rapper is the latest to face prison time for not paying taxes

Who will be next to go to prison for not paying their taxes?

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Single and Financially Sound: On Correctly Handling Your Credit and Taxes

Financial setbacks need to be taken care of

And remember, just because you are single now does not mean that credit and taxes…

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Mary J. Blige Hit With $3.4M Tax Lien

Singer owes substantial amounts for the last three tax years

A representative says the Grammy Award winning singer is working with a new team to…

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Mike Tyson: ‘I Look Forward to Paying Off My Taxes’

The reformed boxer has a new way of looking at life now

After wasting several hundred million dollars, the ex-heavyweight boxing champ is getting his life back…

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Opinions on How to Spend Your Tax Refund Run the Gamut

How will you spend yours?

Everyone has an opinion at this time of year.

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Lauryn Hill Begs Judge for Mercy in Tax Evasion Case

Lauryn Hill is asking the judge for mercy as her tax evasion sentencing draws near.

Lauryn Hill gets added to the ongoing list of celebrities to avoid paying Uncle Sam.

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Need More Time? How to File an Extension on Your Taxes

The form is as easy as 1-2-3

It’s April, and millions still haven’t filed their taxes.

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So You Filed Your Taxes. Now What?

Taking action after you file can get you ahead of the game

A list of things to do April 15th — and beyond.

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Small Businesses on Taxes: Complexity is Number One Problem

IRS Warns of Tax Scams to Avoid This Tax Season

Illegal scams can lead to penalties, interest and in some cases criminal prosecution.

The IRS is reminding taxpayers to use caution during tax season to protect themselves against…

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Court Approves Sales Tax on Online Sellers

Small Businesses Taxes Are Too Complex, Says Study

Small business taxes are taking as long as three weeks to complete

A recent study from the NSBA says the current tax code is too complex for…

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