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...
The April 15th tax deadline is just days away and tax procrastinators are scrambling to make the tax deadline. No need to worry. With today’s modern technology you can go online and e-file your tax return at 11:59 on April 15th, but what was tax day like a century ago and how did the IRS come up with the April 15th tax deadline? Our infographic takes a look at a hundred years of taxes and the history of tax day.
Parents who are lucky enough to bring a new bundle of joy into the world can expect to spend between $200,000 and $500,000 before their child even makes it to college. Whew! Don’t forget to take advantage of tax breaks for your children when you file your taxes. Our infographic breaks down the different expenses involved with raising a child and looks at the total costs from birth to age 17.
With the average payment for college tuition being at about $20,902, no wondering families and students are looking forward to this time of year to apply for FAFSA assistance before the deadline. Our infographic looks at FAFSA state deadlines and...
March marks the countdown to the tax deadline and the long-awaited March Madness office pools. While employers complain that they lose money during the NCAA tournament, employees score on their office pool winnings. Our March Madness infographic looks at how March Madness activities really impact employee productivity and morale and reminds you of the tax implications of your winnings.
With the variation in state cigarette taxes across the United States, incentives to smuggle cigarettes into high tax states is on the rise. Our infographic looks at the variations of state cigarette taxes and the top illegal importing states.
The Affordable Care Act or healthcare reform was signed into law on March 23, 2010. Some tax provisions related to the law took affect in 2010, but the requirement to purchase health insurance and how the purchase relates to your taxes doesn’t go into effect until 2014. Still, Americans remain confused about when they need to purchase health insurance and when the requirement to purchase health insurance impacts their taxes. Our experts at the American Tax and Financial Center at TurboTax put together this helpful infographic timeline to dispel the myths about healthcare reform and let you know when the key dates and events take place.
The dust has settled and the American Taxpayer Relief Act 2012 was signed into law on January 2, 2013 helping Americans save more of their hard-earned money through the extension of the lower tax rates for people making less than $400,000 per year filing single and $450,000 for those filing jointly. Our interactive looks at how the new tax law may save you money on your 2013 paychecks.
While monthly expenses may not seem like much in terms of pennies, they can really add up at the end of the month. On average, you save $100 or more over the leading tax store by choosing TurboTax and filing...
The dust has settled and the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 was signed into law helping millions of Americans save more of their hard-earned money. Our interactive looks at the extended lower tax rates voted into law for individuals making less than $400,000 and married couples earning less than $450,000 helping them save more money on their paychecks in 2013.