IRS Reminders for Your Tax Preparation

WASHINGTON – As the April 15 filing deadline approaches, the Internal Revenue Service issued a reminder to taxpayers on ways to prevent typical errors on their federal tax returns to help speed potential refunds. Collect all tax-related paperworkTaxpayers should...
Hobby or business: here’s what to know about that side hustle

Hobby or business: here’s what to know about that side hustle

Sometimes the line between having a hobby and running a business can be confusing, but knowing the difference is important because hobbies and businesses are treated differently when it’s time to file a tax return. The biggest difference between the two is that...
You may qualify for an ABLE savings account

You may qualify for an ABLE savings account

IRS Tax Tip 2022-189, December 13, 2022 People with disabilities and their families can use Achieving a Better Life Experience or ABLE accounts to help pay for qualified disability-related expenses. ABLE accounts are tax-advantaged savings accounts that don’t...
Don’t let a tax mistake ruin newlywed bliss

Don’t let a tax mistake ruin newlywed bliss

Tax Tip 2022-188, December 8, 2022 When people get married their tax situation often changes. A taxpayer’s marital status as of December 31 determines their tax filing options for the entire year, but that’s not all newlyweds need to know. Here’s a...
Get ready for taxes: What’s new and what to consider when filing in 2023

Get ready for taxes: What’s new and what to consider when filing in 2023

WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service encouraged taxpayers to take important actions this month to help them file their 2022 federal tax returns. This is the second in a series of reminders to help taxpayers get ready for the upcoming tax filing season. A ”Get...
Giving Tuesday is coming; now is a good time to review tax benefits for charitable giving

Giving Tuesday is coming; now is a good time to review tax benefits for charitable giving

The Tuesday after Thanksgiving marks Giving Tuesday when many people choose to make charitable donations. People making charitable donations for Giving Tuesday, or at any time during the year, should review whether their gift is tax-deductible. Donations to charities...