Taxes

  • Tax Savings
    Wondering about tax savings? There are two ways to save on taxes. You can save the money you get back at the end of the tax year, rolling it into IRAs or other investments. Or, your tax savings can t....
  • Small Business Tax Breaks
    Small business tax breaks include hiring incentives, mileage and fuel deductions, deductible property depreciation and deductions for health insurance. Depending on the state, town or city where your ....
  • Tax Reduction
    Interested in tax reduction? Start reducing your taxes by looking at the forms you use. Do you use one of the EZ forms, or the individual 1040 without itemizing? If so, you may be losing money from co....
  • Corporate Income Tax
    Filers of corporate income tax have a lot to cheer about this year (and next), thanks to the U.S. Senate's approval of a corporate tax bill that will put over $150 billion into corporate pockets over ....
  • Tax Audits
    Worried about tax audits? In 2002, the IRS reconfigured its existing audit procedures, streamlining some processes and expanding on others. One priority since then has been that of attending to abusiv....
  • Avoid A Tax Audit
    Want to avoid a tax audit? Of course you do, and there are simple strategies you can use to prevent the IRS from auditing you, or to make an audit as simple as possible. First, it helps to know that t....
  • Tax Diary
    A tax diary is a great way to keep track of your daily expenses with an eye to smart tax planning. You can keep a tax journal in your current day planner by creating categories and faithfully entering....
  • IRS Questions
    Afraid to ask IRS questions ? Don't be! The more you know, the less you have to fear from the IRS and the whole tax process. Although taxes can be scary, understanding what's expected of you will help....
  • Sales Tax
    Sales tax is a tax set by the state and local tax districts (counties and cities) rather than by the federal government. Taxes on sales are imposed upon consumers, so when you purchase something at th....
  • Tax Preparation Programs
    Tax preparation programs can drastically decrease the amount of time you spend working on your taxes, while increasing the chances that they will be error free. But simplicity may not be the most impo....