Category Archives: Government

Special Rules Help Many with Disabilities Qualify for Earned Income Tax Credit

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service wants taxpayers with disabilities and parents of children with disabilities to be aware of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and correctly claim it if they qualify. The … Continue reading

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Helpful End-of-Year Tax Tips

Own a small business? Trying to brainstorm to make sure you remember all the details you need to pull together at year end for tax season? Here are a handful of useful tips to keep in mind over the next … Continue reading

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Like Harvey, Retirement Plans Can Make Loans, Hardship Distributions to Victims of Hurricane Irma

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service today announced that 401(k)s and similar employer-sponsored retirement plans can make loans and hardship distributions to victims of Hurricane Irma and members of their families. This is similar … Continue reading

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Top 7 Benefits of 529 Plans

There are many benefit to 529 College Plans. These college savings vehicles offer excellent benefits for anyone looking to save money for college. Here are 7 reasons to open an account if you haven’t already: Federal Tax Benefits. While you don’t … Continue reading

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Important Facts about Filing Late and Paying Penalties

The following article was published by the IRS. April 18 was this year’s deadline for most people to file their federal tax return and pay any tax they owe. If taxpayers are due a refund, there is no penalty if … Continue reading

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IRS Provides Tips on Determining If It’s Really The IRS At Your Door

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service has created a special new page on IRS.gov to help taxpayers determine if a person visiting their home or place of business claiming to be from the IRS … Continue reading

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Getting Married?

Marriage is considered a major life-changing event, but it also changes how you file your taxes. If you are married by December 31st in any given year, that is your marital status for the entire year, according to the IRS. This … Continue reading

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