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Connect with the IRS on Social Media!

You can now connect with the IRS on Social Media

If you were to look at my list of Facebook friends, it’s a pretty ragtag group of people and about as diverse as they come.  My personal Facebook page is a wonderful assortment of random thoughts, parenting moments, connecting with

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Planning for the Fastest Possible Refund

plan for the fastest possible refund

This year, the IRS will begin accepting tax returns on January 29, 2018.  Many taxpayers will be chomping at the bit to get their returns filed as soon as possible this year—and many of these excited taxpayers aren’t even necessarily

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Schedule Your Appointment TODAY!

schedule your appointment

If you’re anything like I am, then you’re still having a hard time writing down 2018 whenever you have to write the date.  Here we are, a couple weeks into the brand new year, and I still find myself scratching

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Gambling With Your Taxes

Gambling, Wins and Losses What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.  Unfortunately, the IRS tends to disagree with that sentiment, especially when it comes to your taxes.  Whether you are a consistent gambler or your winnings (or losses) are the

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Taxes and Traveling for Charity

Over the summer months, some people might travel to participate in charity work.  Not only is that a wonderful, selfless contribution to society, but it could also be tax deductible!  For the purposes of this blog we will not be

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Teens And Taxes- What You Need to Know

Summer Jobs and Taxes A summer job is a rite of passage for most teenagers.  It gives a taste of responsibility, builds character, and most importantly- extra spending money.  The lure of making extra money in the summer is quite

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Owe Back Taxes? PCAs, Tax Scams, And You

  An unexpected call from the IRS trying to collect back taxes is never fun, and recently, it became more likely.  In December 2015, the IRS started to use four private collection agencies (CBE, ConServe, Performant, and Pioneer) to collect

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Tips for Budgeting for Your Household

budgeting for a family

A lot of people live beyond their means. It’s easy to do when you find yourself with a few thousand dollars worth of credit open on a piece of plastic and a mall full of wonderful shinyful things. Or a

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Security: Web Access Strengthened by IRS

IRS taking additional security measures to protect your personal information

If you’ve been following along with us, you know that we focus a lot on security. Not only is our tax preparation software extremely secure, but we take every precaution imaginable to ensure our clients’ information is protected. The last

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