Tax Tips

What to Do Before the Tax Year Ends Dec. 31
 

What to Do Before the Tax Year Ends Dec. 31

Posted: December 14, 2016
As tax filing season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers there are things they should do now to get ready for filing season.

IRS Warns Taxpayers of Numerous Tax Scams Nationwide
 

IRS Warns Taxpayers of Numerous Tax Scams Nationwide

Posted: December 8, 2016
As tax season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service, the states and the tax industry reminded taxpayers to be on the lookout for an array of evolving tax scams related to identity theft and refund fraud.

Renewing Your ITIN? Here’s Where to Get Help
 

Renewing Your ITIN? Here’s Where to Get Help

Posted: December 6, 2016
As the year-end draws near, taxpayers with an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) set to expire are encouraged to start the renewal process now. This will help to avoid delays at tax time. The IRS issues ITINs to people with a federal tax filing or reporting requirement who don’t have and cannot get a Social Security number.

Tax Records — What to Keep
 

Tax Records — What to Keep

Posted: December 6, 2016
As tax filing season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has information for taxpayers who wonder how long to keep tax returns and other documents.


Year-End Tax Steps That Can Save You Money
 

Year-End Tax Steps That Can Save You Money

Posted: December 5, 2016
December is here. Did you take advantage of all the tax planning — and minimizing — opportunities available to you in 2016? Even though it’s late in the year, you still have the chance to reduce your tax burden. We offer tips on just a few of the options you can use to keep more money in your pocket.