Is a Bigger Tax Refund Better?

Call me crazy, but about this time every year an image pops into my head of Paul Revere riding a horse, swinging a lantern, and screaming, “Your refund is coming!

Use Child Tax Credit for Tax Savings

Now, here’s a real tax savings to the individual taxpayer with dependents. The child tax credit is a direct federal income tax credit based on the number of dependent children in your family. This federal tax credit is available to provide ...

Military Tax Tips

Life in the military can demand sacrifices — some personal, some financial. But in many cases, Uncle Sam recognizes those hardships and offers special privileges to compensate. When it comes to paying taxes, for example, military members can ...

6 Ways to Get an Extra Tax Cut

Do you like keeping the money you earn? Read this checklist to make sure you’re doing everything you can year-round to not pay more taxes than you should. 1. Be on time. Some 10% of taxpayers file late, according to Cohesive, a ...