Tax Tips

Taxes and Your Summer Job
 

Taxes and Your Summer Job

Posted: June 7, 2017
Students may hear a lot about taxes in the news or at the dinner table, but a summer job is likely their first experience in actually paying taxes. Find out if it makes sense to file a tax return.

What If I Need to Amend a Tax Return?
 

What If I Need to Amend a Tax Return?

Posted: May 2, 2017
There is a process for amending your tax return if you discover you made an error or left something out. Here is some practical advice.

What to Do When an IRS Letter Arrives in the Mail
 

What to Do When an IRS Letter Arrives in the Mail

Posted: April 18, 2017
The IRS mails millions of pieces of correspondence every year to taxpayers for a variety of reasons. Here are some suggestions on how to best handle a letter or notice from the IRS.


Five Tax Tips on Making Estimated Tax Payments
 

Five Tax Tips on Making Estimated Tax Payments

Posted: April 6, 2017
Taxpayers usually will have taxes withheld from their pay if they are an employee. However, if a person doesn’t have taxes withheld, or they don’t have enough tax withheld, they may need to make estimated tax payments.

Helpful Tips about Employee Business Expenses
 

Helpful Tips about Employee Business Expenses

Posted: April 5, 2017
Taxpayers who pay work-related expenses out of their own pocket may be able to deduct them. Generally, employee business expenses are deductible if they are more than two percent of adjusted gross income.