What the Tax Cut Extension Bill Means for You

Tweet If you pay attention to any news you’re probably aware of all the tax bill talk that’s been going on for the last few weeks. At one time it looked like it was going to pass without issue, then Democrats were upset about some of the features and vowed to block it. Then it […]

Five Year-End Financial Moves for a Better New Year


Tweet It should come as no surprise that the new year is a time of reflection and setting new goals for ourselves. Sometimes it’s a vow to be healthier, or maybe you will finally pay off that nagging credit card balance, but whatever it is we always seem to use January 1st as some sort […]

How to Manage Your Money When Starting a Business

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Tweet Starting a Business is Easy, but Be Sure You Treat Your Finances Wisely Starting your own business is the holy grail for many people who’d like to get away from the 9 to 5 grind. Feeling the freedom of being your own boss while knowing that you’re entirely responsible for the success of your […]

Get Free Tax Advice by Calling 1-800-829-1040

Tweet Did you know the IRS is available to give you free tax advice? It might seem shocking since most people feel the IRS is only out to get you or subject you to a tax audit, but they really are able to help you. That’s why they have a toll-free help line you can […]

Don't Let Your Taxes Make You a Criminal

Tweet The IRS is watching you. Think underpaying, not paying at all, or making a mistake on your tax return just means a possible penalty or added interest? Not exactly. In fact, many tax mishaps carry criminal penalties. Some of the most common tax offenses that carry both civil and criminal penalties are: failure to […]

How to File Taxes Online for Free – FreeFile and Free Tax Software

Tweet Free E-File for Federal Taxes As if paying taxes isn’t bad enough, having to pay just to complete and file your taxes is a real pain. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could file your taxes for free? The good news is in many cases, you can. That’s right, you could qualify to complete […]

How to Avoid and Prepare For a Tax Audit by the IRS


Tweet You Can Avoid and Successfully Fight a Tax Audit The tax audit. Probably one of the most feared phrases in finance, but it doesn’t have to be. Yes, if you or someone you know has ever been audited, you know it’s right up there on the list of things you want to do with […]

Start Making Year-End Tax Moves Now and Save Big Money

Tweet It may not feel like it, but the tax year is rapidly drawing to a close. In less than a month we’ll starting 2010, so if you’re planning on making some year-end tax moves, now is the time. Unfortunately, most people wait until their W-2s and 1099s start coming in before seriously thinking about […]

Poll: It's Tax Time – Are You Getting a Refund or Will You Owe?

Tweet It’s already Febuary, so most people have received their tax documents by now. There may be a few stragglers, especially from investment companies, but most of us have everything we need to start thinking about taxes. So, if you’ve started to compile your information, what’s this year look like for you? Are you going […]