Who Is a Dependent?

Tax Day will be here before you know it and that means it’s time to start gathering all of the documents and other information you’ll need for filing (if you haven’t

Education Tax Breaks

Paying for an education can get expensive. However, there are a few avenues that you can take when it comes time to file your taxes that can help save you some money.

Common Tax Filing Mistakes

With tax season right around the corner, you may be starting to gather important documents and other information that you need. Before filing, however, take a quick look

What Are Charitable Contributions?

Charitable contributions are money or goods that you donated during the previous calendar year. These can then be turned into tax deductions. According to the IRS

Tips for Doing Taxes

It’s hard to believe, but it’s once again time to start working on your taxes. No matter how many times we've filed before, this date always seems to sneak up on us.

Financial Planning In Your 40's

As you reach your 40's, your life will continue to change. This is also the time when most people begin to enter their peak earning years. Take a look at some of things

5 Ideas For Your Tax Refund

After tax season comes your refund and while it may be tempting to spend that money on the latest tech gadget or new shoes, this money can be used as a nest egg towards

How To: Avoid Phishing Scams during Tax Season

Phishing scams are a problem year-round, but especially so during tax & refund season when people are gathering their financial information for filing. Here are some

How To: File a Tax Extension

You had the best intentions of filing your taxes early, but maybe you weren’t able to locate the correct forms, perhaps there was an unexpected life event, or you