Tax Planning & Preparation

Tax Extenders Bills Likely to be Passed this Year

By |June 13th, 2014|Tax Planning & Preparation|

There have been significant recent efforts in Congress to renew tax extenders which expired at the end of 2013.  All [...]

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Be Sure to Claim Tax Credit for Child and Dependent Care This Summer

By |June 11th, 2014|Tax Planning & Preparation|

Many parents pay for childcare or day camps in the summer while they work. If this applies to you, your [...]

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Keep Your Records Safe in Case Disaster Strikes

By |June 6th, 2014|General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

Some natural disasters are more common in the summer. But major events like hurricanes, tornadoes and fires can strike any [...]

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10 Things to Know about IRS Notices and Letters

By |April 22nd, 2014|General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

Each year, the IRS sends millions of notices and letters to taxpayers for a variety of reasons. Here are ten [...]

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Two Tax Credits Help Pay Higher Education Costs

By |March 27th, 2014|General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

Did you, your spouse or your dependent take higher education classes last year? If so, you may be able to [...]

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Are Your Social Security Benefits Taxable?

By |March 3rd, 2014|Elder Services, Tax Planning & Preparation|

Some people must pay taxes on part of their Social Security benefits. Others find that their benefits aren’t taxable. If [...]

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7 Facts about Dependents and Exemptions

By |February 28th, 2014|Tax Planning & Preparation|

There are a few tax rules that affect everyone who files a federal income tax return. This includes the rules [...]

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4 Good Reasons to Direct Deposit Your Tax Refund

By |February 18th, 2014|General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

Would you choose direct deposit this year if you knew it’s the most popular way to get a federal tax [...]

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Five Great Reasons to E-file Your Tax Return

By |February 3rd, 2014|Tax Planning & Preparation|

Are you still doing your taxes on paper? If so, join the 122 million taxpayers who e-filed last year. They [...]

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Beware of Tax-time Scams

By |January 28th, 2014|General, Tax Planning & Preparation|

With the start of the 2014 tax season approaching on Jan. 31, we would like to remind you that tax-related [...]

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