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Don’t Overlook These 2019 Tax Changes

Like it or not, tax season is underway. On top of the usual flood of paperwork, you have to navigate a slew of new tax laws. It’s the biggest overhaul our country has seen in thirty years, so if you are feeling overwhelmed, you aren’t alone. Before diving headfirst into tax prep, it may help...

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How to File A 2018 Tax Extension

Everyone has good intentions in January. But life happens and winter disappears. Before you know it, April’s tax filing deadline has already crept in. Filing an extension is a lot easier than you think. Here’s a look at how to do it — and why it’s so important. What happens if you miss the April...

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What Happens If You Miss The Tax Filing Deadline

Every year it’s the same drill — track down W-2s, locate deduction forms, and pencil in time to actually file your taxes. Despite your best efforts, deadlines always come faster than expected. If you err on the side of procrastination, last-minute scrambling may be all too familiar. To avoid the cycle of past mistakes, here’s...

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Your 2018 Tax Forms Checklist

January is the perfect time to wipe your slate clean. There are 365 days for healthy habits, crushing goals, and getting your finances in order. Like it or not, it’s also time to get organized for tax season. By starting now, you are less likely to make costly mistakes. You won’t have to rush as...

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How Your Federal Taxes Are Calculated

If you’re like most people, taxes feel mysterious. You see money leaving from your paycheck, but when it’s time to file taxes, you never know what to expect. Owing extra money is never fun — especially when you didn’t plan for it. If you are eager to avoid future mistakes, learning the basics may go...

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What is IRS Tax Form 8889?

Tax Form 8889 If you’re like most people, tax season is stressful. You may be eager to make sure you don’t owe money or are hopeful for a small return. The air of uncertainty can be nerve-wracking until the filing is complete. Before kicking things off, it’s critical to get organized with the necessary paperwork....