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Last-Call Tax Tips for 2010
Note: The content of this article applies only to taxes prepared for 2010. It is included here for reference only. Unless Congress acts, several important tax benefits will expire at the end of 2010. Here are the details. Read more…

Are My State Tax Deadlines Extended Due to the Coronavirus?
The IRS delayed many of the filing and payment deadlines for the 2020 federal tax year due to the coronavirus pandemic. States don't have to follow the IRS's lead but many have. Find out if your state tax deadlines are also extended. Read more…

Video: Documents Needed to File Income Taxes
Wondering which documents are needed to file your taxes? This video will carefully outline the different forms that will help you complete your taxes. Read more…

4 Last-Minute Ways to Reduce Your Taxes
Even if you've already earned most of your income for the year, you can still make some common-sense moves to reduce the amount of income taxes you owe in the current tax year. Read more…

How to File an Amended Tax Return with the IRS
Did you make a mistake on your tax return or realize you missed out on a valuable tax deduction or credit? You can file an amended tax return to make the correction. Filing an amended tax return with the IRS is a straightforward process. This article includes step-by-step instructions for when and how to amend your tax return using Form 1040-X. Read more…

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