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Filing Your Taxes Late
What do you do if you can't meet the IRS filing deadline? Learn more about filing a tax extension, late payment and late filing penalties, and what to do if you can't pay your taxes. Read more…

How to Leverage the Extended Tax Deadline to Save
The extended tax deadline has given most taxpayers an extra three months to file and make any payments needed. Here's how you can use that time to save and be ready to file by the new deadline. Read more…

When to File Taxes: Should You Always Try to Be Early?
While the most common advice is to file your taxes as early as possible, is that always the wisest choice? Depending on your situation, it might actually be more beneficial to wait in order to file the most accurate return. Here's what you need to know to decide when to file taxes. Read more…

What is the IRS 1040X Form?
If you ever discover an error on a tax return, realize you qualify for deductions or credits you didn't take, or forgot to include some income, you may be able to amend your return by filing a Form 1040X. When you prepare the 1040X, it's not necessary to complete a brand new tax return. Form 1040X only requires that you update the numbers that will change. Read more…

6 Common Mistakes When Filing Taxes That are Easy to Avoid
Tax season might feel a little daunting sometimes. Mistakes might happen unintentionally when filing. We’ll review some of the most common filing mistakes so you know what to look out for. Read more…


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