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How To Do Your Own Taxes (One Method Is WAY Easier To DIY!)

How To Do Your Own Taxes (One Method Is WAY Easier To DIY!) Our parents had it rough during tax season. Doing their own taxes sometimes took a week or more. They’d spread papers and receipts across the kitchen table. Then they’d punch numbers in a calculator and flip through the IRS’s annual tax guide until ink coated their fingertips. …


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How to Set Up an IRS Payment Plan If You Can’t Pay Your Taxes

How to Set Up an IRS Payment Plan If You Can’t Pay Your Taxes As much as we’d like to, sometimes it just isn’t possible to pay your entire tax bill all at once, especially if you owe a few thousand dollars. Borrowing money from a bank or family members may not be an option. If you can’t meet your …


Tax Deadline This Year: Monday April 15, 2019

Tax Deadline This Year: Monday April 15, 2019 The tax deadline for 2019 is Monday, April 15, 2019.  (Don’t forget to check out all these Tax Day Freebies too so you don’t get stressed out by the mere fact that it’s Tax Day!). So while you don’t have a whole lot of time, you do have enough time to get yourself …

The Best Legal Ways To Increase Your Tax Refund

The Best Legal Ways To Increase Your Tax Refund There’s no doubt, tax time isn’t fun or anyone. It can be stressful to make sure that your math is all correct, that you’ve filled out all your forms correctly, and that everything is in on time. Plus, with all the changes from the Trump Tax Cuts, it’s a whole new …

3 Things Your Tax Preparer Won’t Tell You [And Why It Matters]

3 Things Your Tax Preparer Won’t Tell You [And Why It Matters] It’s that time of the year – time to do your taxes. While some Americans will attempt to do their taxes at home, the majority will seek some type of professional help (about 80% either use a paid preparer or tax software).  If you’re pressed for time or …

How To File Your Taxes Early Before The Rush

How To File Your Taxes Early Before The Rush It’s been a crazy start to tax season already. With all the changes to the tax code (see our article on the Trump Tax Reform Changes) and the government shutdown, more people than ever are looking to file their taxes early. It’s going to be a busy tax season, and if …

Community Tax Review – Get Help With Your Tax Problems

Community Tax Review – Get Help With Your Tax Problems Do you have a particularly complicated tax situation, one where you don’t feel comfortable preparing your return with tax software? Have you been audited by the IRS in the past, or worry that you will be in the future? Are you dealing with an open tax issue that’s in desperate …

Jackson Hewitt Tax Software Review – Lower Prices In 2019

Jackson Hewitt Tax Software Review – Lower Prices In 2019 With the passage of the 2018 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, competition among tax software companies is fiercer than ever. Jackson Hewitt Online is one company that slashed prices and improved its software to vye for more customers. Unfortunately, even with the slashed prices, the company falls short of being …

Visor Tax Prep App Review 2019: Like Uber, but for Accountants

Visor Tax Prep App Review 2019: Like Uber, but for Accountants Visor has been getting a lot of attention since its launch last year. It’s not really traditional “tax software” — it’s not for DIYers. Instead, Visor offers the convenience of filing online and combines that with the kinds of services you might get by hiring a local accountant. You …