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Oops! Errors to Avoid at Tax Time

03.16.2010 · Posted in How-To, Tax Tips

Did you know that common errors made on tax returns can cause your refund to arrive late? Here are nine common errors the IRS wants you to avoid to help guarantee your refund arrives on time. ...

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Five Important Facts About Your Unemployment Benefits

02.11.2010 · Posted in Tax Tips

Taxpayers who received unemployment benefits in 2009 are entitled to a special tax break when they file their 2009 federal tax returns. This tax break is part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. Here are five important facts the Internal Revenue Service wants you to know about your unemployment benefit: ...

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Do You Owe Self-Employment Tax?

02.01.2010 · Posted in How-To, Tax Tips

If you earned more than $400 during 2009 from work as a sole proprietor or independent contractor, you may owe self-employment tax. That’s true no matter what your age – even if you’re receiving social security benefits. ...

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Eight Tips to Help You Choose a Tax Preparer

02.01.2010 · Posted in Tax Tips

The IRS urges people to use care and caution when choosing a tax preparer. These 8 tips will help you choose a preparer who will offer the best service for your tax preparation needs. ...

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