Married same-sex couples will be treated for federal tax purposes just like opposite-sex couples, according to a recent IRS announcement. Same-sex couples who were married in a jurisdiction, domestic or foreign, that recognized their marriage as legal will be treated as married for federal tax purposes even if they live in a state that does not recognize same-sex marriages as …
To encourage workers to set aside money for retirement, Congress modified the tax law in the late 1970s.
If you’re approaching retirement, you may be wondering where to park the money that’s sitting in your employer’s 401(k) plan.
Dorm, sweet dorm. After organizing your college student’s new digs, it’s time for an extra credit assignment:
If you discover an error or omission on a tax return you’ve already filed, you can fix the mistake by filing an amended tax return.
Title: Tax Day for Extensions Description: This is Tax Day for those who got automatic six-month extensions using Form 4868. File your 2012 Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ and pay any taxes, interest and penalties due by midnight to avoid problems with the IRS. Date: 2013-10-15
Figuring your quarterly estimated tax payments is not quite as complicated as winning a jelly-beans-in-a-jar counting contest.
Like the weather, the stock market is always changing and hard to predict. Nobody gets it right all the time.
The IRS reminds taxpayers that certain energy credits are still available.
Do you keep up with fluctuations in interest rates? The IRS does too, and changes in those rates could affect your tax return.