There are a lot of things in life that should be free but aren’t. For example, free chips and salsa at a Mexican restaurant has always been nice perk, but unfortunately, many chains now charge for the tasty appetizer. Or what about filling your tires with air when you fill up your gas tank? It […]
Find out if you need to file Form 1040.
A common theme in the do-it-yourself tax software industry is to promote a “free” offer, and then charge extra, unexpected fees for specific features and services. The problem here is that these features and services, which usually come in the form of an upgrade or add-on, are often things that really help filers get the […]
Find out why filing your tax return early is the best decision you can make.
The Child Care Tax Credit and the Additional Child Care Tax Credit are different, but you can take advantage of both if you qualify.
It’s time to file your taxes again! Or is it? Not everyone is required to file a federal income tax return every year – even if they had some taxable income. Ask yourself these four questions to determine if you should file a return for tax year 2016.
Depending on your gross income, you may need to file. Read on to learn more.
There’s a good chance you’ve heard people complain about having to file their taxes. And perhaps you’re a bit intimidated as a result. But, filing your taxes for the first time probably isn’t as bad as you think. Most first time tax filers just need to learn a few tax filing basics. Here are a […]
When you’re short on money – whether it’s due to unemployment, illness, or just the urge to buy a new motorcycle – it’s easy to start eyeing your retirement funds. After all, you’ve been contributing to them all these years. And it’s your money. If your account has gone up in value – lucky you […]