Whether you’re an early bird, the deal seeker, or the last minute shopper, when you shop for the holidays may affect what you buy and how much you spend. Let’s take a look at what your holiday shopping time may...
Have you filed your taxes yet? Well if you haven’t, you aren’t alone! Here are some tips to help you make the dreaded April 15th tax deadline: File Online – With no more time to waste, online tax preparation and...
If you got married or divorced last year, you may have to complete an extra step before filing your taxes if you changed your name. If not, you may have a hassle when it comes to filing your taxes. I wanted to make things easier for those making the name transition by giving you an overview of the process.
Whether you’re moving up the corporate ladder, changing careers altogether, or struggling through the reality of being laid off, it’s wise to understand how changes to your employment situation can affect your taxes.
Marijuana still remains illegal under U.S. law unless we’re talking about legalization of medical dispensaries at the state level, however on November 6 the states of Washington, Colorado, and Oregon will take legalization for non-medicinal purposes to vote. With elections days away, there has been debate over how much state tax revenue these initiatives will generate. Check out our interactive that visualizes 17 of the already legal medical marijuana states.
Hurricane Sandy and other natural disasters can be devastating for the individuals impacted. You can never replace the personal items lost, but the IRS offers some relief. Jim Wang tells us how to claim a casualty loss when the unexpected happens.
Are you behind on your taxes but still looking for a tax break? Sound too good to be true? Actually, you just might be the perfect candidate for the Internal Revenue Service Fresh Start Initiative. In recognition of the challenging times many people continue to face due to the lackluster economic recovery, the Fresh Start Initiative (FSI) provides some people with a little breathing room.