Tax Payer Bill of Rights Cleans Up IRS Image

4:00 pm, June 17, 2014

The federal government is once again attempting to soften Uncle Sam's image.


Maximizing Retirement Savings Through Smart Tax Planning

7:44 am, June 10, 2014

Careful planning of how you invest your retirement savings can help to maximize your net after-tax yield, both for yourself and your beneficiaries.


How the Erosion of the Corporate Tax Base Hurts Average Joes

11:37 am, May 30, 2014

During Richard Nixon's presidency, corporations paid 15% of the federal government's bills; today, that figure is below 10%. That's hurting us.


Documents Show IRS Washington Targeted Groups

5:22 pm, May 21, 2014

Senate Democrat pressured IRS.


Now That the Tax-Filing Season Is Over, Be Sure Of This Checklist

8:58 am, May 14, 2014

It has been almost a month since the April 15 deadline for filing your 2013 income tax return. Time to review some "post tax season" issues.

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3 Ways to Make Your Next Tax Day a Breeze

9:55 am, April 16, 2014

Even though you're ready to put taxes to bed for another year, now's the time to ensure next year's tax day is stress free.


What to Do With Your Tax Refund

9:18 am, April 15, 2014

It's Tax Day, and that's only good if you're getting a refund. But what do you do with your refund?


Taxpayer Bill of Rights

7:40 am, April 15, 2014

Don't call the IRS; you may not get an answer.


Don't Be Late Filing Your Taxes

7:31 am, April 15, 2014

Today is the deadline for filing your 2013 federal and state income tax returns. The envelopes must be postmarked by midnight tonight!


The Obamas Paid a 20% Effective Tax Rate -- Yours Is Probably Higher

10:58 am, April 14, 2014

The average U.S. taxpayer has seen his tax burden rise to over 31% of income. Check out the Obamas' whopping tax refund figure.

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