Category: Do Your Own Taxes

Make Your Life Easier with an IRS Online Tax Account

You may think you don't want an IRS online tax account... but you definitely do. The IRS is seriously messed up right now – worse than I’ve ever seen. They’re hard to reach. Many agents aren’t helpful… and some are downright nasty. So having an Online Tax Account will make your life easier... especially at...

Read More
What's the Difference Between Traditional IRA and Roth IRAs?

If you're trying to save money for retirement, you're probably familiar with IRAs - individual retirement accounts. IRAs come in two flavors: traditional and Roth.  Both can help you save for retirement, but there are some crucial differences between traditional IRAs and Roth IRAs. We'll get into the details of their differences and similarities below....

Read More
The Home Office Deduction Can Bring Big Tax Savings

If you have your own business and work from home, taking the home office deduction can lead to big tax savings. But millions of solopreneurs don't claim this valuable tax break, even though they're 100% eligible. Many people don't realize they can take the home office deduction. Others are afraid to claim it because they...

Read More
How to Make Estimated Tax Payments and Avoid IRS Penalties

So many people – especially newly divorced single moms and first-time freelancers – end up in tax trouble for one common reason: They don't realize they need to make estimated tax payments.  So if you: Started a business Have a side gig Got unemployment Work from home as a freelancer Have any 1099-NEC or 1099-MISC...

Read More
Don’t Panic If You Can’t Pay Your Taxes!

Afraid to file your tax return because you owe money you can't afford to pay? Big unexpected tax bills can set off your panic button… but you don’t have to worry about paying your taxes. This situation is easier to handle than you think, especially when you take a proactive approach instead of ignoring the problem...

Read More
Tax FAQ for Tax Year 2020

Q: When are my taxes due? A: May 17, 2021 is the due date for individual tax returns – Form 1040 – and making 2020 income tax payments. But there are other due dates you may need to know too: April 15: 1st estimated tax payment for 2021 April 15: income tax return for C corporations Q: Is...

Read More
1 2 3 14
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram