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Estimated Taxes: Common Questions
If you are an employee, your employer withholds income taxes from each paycheck based on a completed W-4 Form. Usually, that's enough to take care of your income tax obligations. But if you are self-employed or make money on your investments or rental property, you may need to make estimated tax payments every quarter, rather than wait until you file your annual tax return. Here's how estimated taxes work. Read more…

Deducting Health Insurance Premiums If You're Self-Employed
Most self-employed taxpayers can deduct health insurance premiums, including age-based premiums for long-term care coverage. Write-offs are available whether or not you itemize, if you meet the requirements. Read more…

Video: PayPal and Venmo Taxes: Tax Rules and 1099 K Form Explained
CPA and TurboTax tax expert Lisa Greene-Lewis is here with the rules around third-party cash apps and the forms you'll need for tax filing. Read more…

A Tax Filing Factsheet for eBay Sellers
You can find almost anything for sale on eBay, from a piece of fine art to clippings of Justin Bieber’s hair. So it's no surprise that the IRS doesn't view all sellers alike in the online marketplace. You may not have to pay tax at all if you are essentially hosting an online garage sale, but if you run your eBay account more like a business, you should be reporting your sales to the IRS. Read more…

Top Tax Deductions for Massage Therapists
As a massage therapist, you know how to take care of your clients’ well-being—but you might need some help of your own when it comes to tax time. We’ve got your back! Read on to learn about the top tax deductions you may be eligible for—they just might save some dollars at tax time. Read more…

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