In some countries, taxes are virtually automatic: No need to hire anybody or spend hours with forms and receipts. But not here, and the company behind TurboTax is spending millions to keep it that way.
The government just expanded its refund fraud-targeting program to all 50 states.
Here’s one kind of equal treatment gay couples may not want – combined income on tax forms.
With many things in life, you don’t get do-overs. Fortunately, taxes aren’t one of them. Months, even years, after filing your return, if you remember a deduction that could have gotten you a bigger refund, you can refile. Meet the 1040X.
Haven’t filed your taxes yet? You’ve got plenty of company. Before you get going, start with this checklist.
The IRS doesn’t care how you pay, and the fees can be high.
Think the sequester only affects federal employees? Think again. The budget cuts are headed straight for your summer vacation, and potentially other parts of your life.