Taxes

Income Tax Filing For Seniors and Retirees

If you are a senior or a retiree, do you know that you can file your income taxes for free using Free File online, including the ability to use direct deposit for refunds?  This is available from various tax software companies, free of charge, and is accessible through the IRS website – irs.gov.    Using […]

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Important Tax Tips You Need To Remember

We received a little gift in that the deadline for our 2020 income tax returns was extended until May 17, 2021. While that extension may have allowed us to breathe a sigh of relief, one should not delay preparing and filing their returns. The extra month will come and go before we know it. If […]

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Income Tax Filing Deadline for 2020 Taxes

The IRS has announced that the filing deadline for individuals – Form 1040 – has been extended until May 17, 2021.  More information will be forthcoming, but if you were beginning to panic, you can now relax.  “This continues to be a tough time for many people, and the IRS wants to continue to do […]

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Tax Season Is Upon Us

Yes, it is once again tax season.  Your mailbox has probably started to receive those ever important tax information mailings.  So, what can you do to help ease the stress that often comes with tax season?  First of all, remember irs.gov.  There are many resources available that can be found by searching the site and […]

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What’s New To Consider When Filing Your 2020 Income Taxes

Looking for highlights of items to keep in mind for your 2020 income taxes and the changes that could impact you?  The IRS has a special page on IRS.gov that outlines many tips and explanations about returns for 2020.       Here are some of the highlights to remember: If you received a Recovery Rebate Credit/Economic […]

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A New Year and It’s Time To Think Taxes

Finally, 2020 is in the rearview mirror and we are all looking forward to a healthier 2021 around the globe.  And, as we look forward, we all have income taxes to look forward to.  So, what can you do NOW to ease the overwhelming feeling when you start the process?  Here are some helpful tips: […]

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Don’t Forget The Special Income Tax Deductions For 2020

Do you think that there are no holiday gifts when it comes to income taxes?  If you said no, then read on.  I know that I did a similar blog, but this will provide a reminder as we near the end of the year if you haven’t already made donations. For this year, 2020, there […]

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2020 Charitable Contributions for Income Tax Purposes

What a year this has been.  So many events never dealt with.  And, as we approach the end of the year, perhaps you are thinking about charities that you have or would like to support but feel that because you don’t itemize deductions on your personal income tax returns, you don’t get the benefit of […]

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What Should You Do If You Get A Letter Or Notice From The IRS

The IRS mails letters or notices to taxpayers for many different reasons.  Other than panicking, what should you do if you receive such a notice?    Here are some do’s and don’ts for taxpayers who receive one: Don’t ignore it. Most IRS letters and notices are about federal tax returns or tax accounts. Each notice […]

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Are You One of the 13.9 Million Americans to Receive IRS Tax Refund Interest?

If you had an overpayment on your 2019 federal income tax return, you may be receiving interest on the overpayment.  Interest payments, averaging about $18, have been made to individual taxpayers who filed a 2019 return by this year’s July 15 deadline and either received a refund in the past three months or will receive […]

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