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12 Smart Things to Do with Your Tax Refund
Saving money is kind of like eating a healthy diet. You know you should do more of it, but it’s hard to resist making spur-of-the-moment choices that make you happier now but worse off later. A tax refund marks a great chance to set yourself in a better position for the future. If you’re getting a windfall from the IRS, here are a dozen great ways to make sure your money continues to work for you. Read more…

Guide to IRS Form 8888: Direct Deposit of Your Tax Refund in Multiple Accounts
With the convenience and security of direct deposit available at most financial institutions, more taxpayers are requesting payment of their tax refunds by direct deposit. Read more…

Last Chance to Claim Your Tax Refund
The law gives taxpayers who fail to file their income taxes three years to submit a return and claim a refund. Generally, the three-year countdown starts on the due date of the return, including extensions. Read more…

Best Investments for Boosting Your Tax Refund
If you're like most taxpayers, you're expecting a tax refund this year. The average refund amount for tax year 2020 was $3,100. If you want to boost your tax refund, consider investing in your retirement or your home before filing your taxes. Read more…

Video: What Days of the Week Does the IRS Deposit Tax Refunds?
There is no doubt that many taxpayers file their returns before the filing deadline so they can get their tax refunds quickly. But remember, the IRS does need some time to process your tax return before it can issue the refund. Watch this video to learn more about when you'll be receiving your tax refund. Read more…


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