What’s Your Federal Tax Filing Status?

tax filing status?As tax season winds down, and as you put the finishing touches on your tax return, it’s important to review the information you offer, and make changes if necessary.

One of the most important items to review is your tax filing status. Your tax filing status is […]

April 9th, 2013|Tax Filings|0 Comments

Does the IRS Owe You Money from 2009?

tax refund 2009Not too long ago, the IRS announced that taxpayers are owed more than $917 million from 2009. The refunds are due to taxpayers who might not have filed returns in 2009 – and more than half of the refunds are likely to be for more than […]

March 22nd, 2013|Tax Filings|0 Comments

Do You Have to Pay Taxes on Canceled Debt?

irs tax on cancelled debtWhen you run into tough times, and have debt canceled or forgiven, you are often so relieved for the problem to be over that you don’t think about the tax consequences. In fact, you might be forgiven for thinking that there aren’t any tax consequences. After all, you don’t […]

Facts about Filing Your Federal Tax Return as a Same-Sex Couple

same sex gay marriage tax problemsThere has been a lot of attention paid recently to the issue of same-sex marriage. In some states, same-sex couples can be married, and treated as married couples for state taxes purposes. It is important to understand, though, that there is […]

Filing Taxes as a Dual Citizen

dual US citizen taxesWhen you are a citizen of the United States, Uncle Sam expects you to pay taxes – no matter where you live. It is also true of dual citizens. If you have dual citizenship, even if you aren’t a US resident, you are still supposed to file a tax return […]