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Ways to Increase Your Tax Refund You Never Thought About
Laying the groundwork for a tax refund requires some simple tax planning, a little research and some forethought. Reviewing your tax status, consulting your spouse when filling out your W-4s and taking advantage of several tax credits can help you increase your tax refund. TurboTax also can help decide which credits can get you the biggest refund. Read more…

Where's My Refund? Top 5 Reasons It's Been Delayed
It's a happy day when your federal tax refund arrives. Most taxpayers receive their refund within 21 days of filing, but sometimes the check is not in the mail or deposited to your bank account as quickly as you would like. Often, delays in receiving tax refunds are caused by matters within your control. Once you become aware of the issues that cause delays, you can take steps to avoid them. Read more…

Make Withholding Changes Work for You
Note: The content of this article applies only to taxes prepared for 2009 and 2010. It is included here for reference only. The Making Work Pay tax credit gave all wage earners a small increase in their paychecks by way of reduced federal withholding. Here's how the credit will affect your 2010 tax return. Read more…

Fatten Your Paycheck and Still Get a Tax Refund
If you usually get a tax refund, but would like to start putting more money in your pocket every month, we can help. Yes, you still have to fill out a W-4 form. But we've developed a quick and easy guide to assist you. Read more…

Top Reasons Your Tax Refund Could Be Delayed
Most tax returns today are processed within three weeks, with many filers receiving their refunds even sooner. Simple errors or oversights can lead to a delay of your tax refund. Read more…


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