The less you earn, the more help you’ll find with preparing your taxes. But there are free programs for everyone, no matter how much you make.
Beware: Almost anyone can hang out a shingle offering tax preparation services for a fee. Here’s how to find out if the person you’re paying is qualified — or if you can get the tax help you need at little or no cost.
Everybody makes mistakes, but this isn’t the time to make them. Go over this list to make sure your return is error-free and your refund finds you faster.
Some companies are happy to give you free tax software and free credit scores, no strings attached. Some will even give you free cash back whenever you shop online.
Adding one of these renewable-energy systems to your home could lower heating or cooling costs — along with your tax bill. Here’s everything you need to know.
Taxpayers will have a few extra days to file federal income tax returns next year — and in some states, the deadline will be later than in others. Find out why.
President Obama is expected to sign what one news agency characterizes as “the closest thing to a grand bipartisan tax bargain in years.” Find out how the changes may affect you.