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Archives for January 2017

What is the Earned Income Tax Credit?

Find out how the Earned Income Tax Credit can impact your tax return.

The IRS is open for business: why e-filing is a smart choice

The IRS officially kicked off the 2017 tax season today, marking the first day the agency begins accepting both e-filed and paper income tax returns. If you’ve already completed your 2016 return – great! Your return is one of the first in line for processing by the IRS. If you haven’t filed your taxes yet, […]

What is Form 1040A?

Learn about the filing requirements for Form 1040A, including the types of income you can report, from our own TaxAct tax guru.

What is Form 1040EZ?

Find out what the filing requirements are for Form 1040EZ.

How do I know if I need to file a tax return?

Depending on your gross income, you may need to file. Read on to learn more.

9 Ways You’re Throwing Money Away

We all waste money at some point. Remember that fancy juicer you bought thinking you would eat more vegetables if only you had a “green drink” in the morning. Kale and carrot smoothies can be a great start to your day…as long as you actually make them! Or maybe you chronically forget to take coupons with you to the […]