April 20, 2016

Should You Make Estimated Tax Payments?

If you’re required to make quarterly estimated tax payments this year, the first one is due on the same day as your federal income tax return. […]
April 11, 2016

Last Chance To Claim A 2012 Refund

According to the IRS, nearly one million taxpayers who failed to file a return for 2012 are in danger of losing refunds. Tax law provides a […]
April 11, 2016

Give Yourself More Time To File

Can’t finish your federal income tax return by the April deadline? Requesting an extension to shift the due date to October 17, 2016, takes three steps: […]
March 23, 2016

Use Taxes To Reduce Your Tax

Are you planning to itemize on your 2015 federal income tax return? If so, you can claim a deduction for taxes paid. According to IRS statistics, […]
March 16, 2016

Be Aware – 4 IRA Rules

If you have an individual retirement account, you’re aware of how complicated the rules can get. Here are four to remember as you prepare your 2015 […]
March 9, 2016

Get Credit For Retirement Contributions

Did you make contributions to a traditional or Roth IRA, a myRA, or a SEP or SIMPLE plan in 2015? You may qualify for the Retirement […]
March 2, 2016

Who Can Be Your Dependent?

You might believe a “dependent” is a minor child who lives with you. While that is essentially correct, dependents can include parents, other relatives and nonrelatives, […]
February 17, 2016

Form 1099 Penalties Increase Sharply

Have you filed required Forms 1099 for 2015? The forms were due by February 1 to individuals you paid $600 or more in the course of […]
February 10, 2016

Will This Due Date Extension Hold Up Your Tax Return?

In December, the IRS extended the time to file for employers who were required to provide health care information forms such as Form 1095-C to employees. […]