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What Does It Mean that Taxes Are Voluntary?
In the United States, it isn't the payment of tax that's voluntary. Rather, it's the manner in which people submit their own taxes. Read more…

What Are Tax Benefits?
They are called by many names—deductions, credits, exclusions, but they can be a big benefit by helping you reduce your tax bill. Here are the details. Read more…

What Are Tax Breaks?
A tax break means the government is offering you a reduction in your taxes. Read more…

The 2021 Tax Deadline Extension: Everything You Need to Know
In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Treasury and IRS issued new guidance that calls for a tax deadline extension, moving the customary April 15 deadline to May 17, 2021. Read more to learn about the relevant details and how they impact your situation. Read more…

Everything You Need to Know About Filing Taxes on Winnings
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) states that you need to include all of your income on your tax return. Now, it's a no-brainer that you'll report the income from your job and your freelance work, but what about your lucky night at the casino or the big win from your fantasy football league? Here's everything you need to know about taxes on winnings to file with a clear mind. Read more…

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