Getting a refund is a good idea only if you lack the discipline to save money on your own.
A proposal to raise the federal cigarette tax would increase the per-pack rate to $1.95. That’s in addition to the state tax on cigarettes, which is already much higher in some states. Too expensive for you?
Find out how much you’re contributing to various government priorities this year.
Every year, tax loopholes spare big business lots of cash. The amount has doubled over the past 25 years.
The IRS denies spying on taxpayer emails without a warrant, after a copy of its procedures handbook that suggested the opposite was published online.
Find out if you live in one of the 5 metro areas where the IRS is most likely to give tax returns a closer look.
The hassle of doing your taxes is still a very fresh memory. Use that as motivation to take a few steps now to make next year’s tax preparation much less stressful.