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Filing 2020 Taxes: Your Go-To Guide
For many people, 2020 has been a challenging year for financial and tax planning. Here's everything you need to know to complete your taxes accurately and efficiently this year. Read more…

3 Great Tips for Your 2020 Taxes
There's no reason to wait until tax time to start making sure you've checked all the right boxes. Here are three tips for making the most of your money when it comes to filing your taxes in 2020. Read more…

Top 5 Reasons to Adjust Your W-4 Withholding
Common lifestyle changes, like getting a job or getting married, can change your tax liability. To avoid being caught off guard by an unexpected tax bill or a huge tax refund, you'll need to adjust your withholdings on your paycheck. Read more…

Eight Things to Do Now to Cash In at Tax Time
Now is a good time to review your financial situation and do a rough estimate of your income tax bill for the year. This will give you an incentive to consider these short and long-term strategies to minimize your tax bill. Take these steps before year-end to reduce your taxes on your tax return. Read more…

Tax Planning for Beginners
Your tax refund is based on how much tax you pay in excess of the tax you owe. Basic tax planning strategies aimed at reducing the amount of your taxable income may increase the gap and thus your refund. In some cases, these strategies benefit you in other ways, offsetting future costs for health care or providing for retirement. Though some aspects of tax law can be complicated, even a beginner can focus on taxable income reduction. Read more…

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