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Commonly-overlooked tax deductions can be costly. Did you know you can deduct the fees you paid to a tax preparer? Did you know breast pumps may qualify for a tax deduction?
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Friday, January 24, 2014
Every year at tax time, millions of people across the country are worried about not only getting their tax returns filed as quickly as possible, but also making sure they're going to receive their refunds in a timely manner. However, there are ways in which taxpayers might be able to increase their chances for a faster turnaround on the latter.
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Tuesday, January 21, 2014
There are a significant number of tax breaks for which consumers of all different backgrounds may be eligible in any given year. Of course, the trick to people claiming them is knowing which apply to their unique circumstances, and doing a little brushing up ahead of the date by which documents can first be submitted at the end of January.
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Friday, January 17, 2014
Adult life on one's own comes with a massive amount of responsibilities, and those in their 20s and early 30s in particular may not be as prepared as they might think to tackle the coming tax filing season in a manner that is responsible and going to ensure that they're in the best possible position to avoid a massive bill. 
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Friday, January 17, 2014
Between organizing all the necessary documents, making sure everything is as it should be, and trying to determine the exact benefits for which they will be eligible, most consumers probably think tax filing season is hectic enough every year without having to worry about the threat of criminals gaining access to their vital personal or financial information. 
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Wednesday, January 15, 2014
The holiday season is over and now it’s time to shut down our engines, put it in neutral and prepare our game plan for 2014. In other words, put the focus on you in JanYOUary! 
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Wednesday, January 15, 2014

As investors review their year-end financial statements, many are examining their strategies and making preparations for managing their wealth in the future. The ringing in of the New Year brings n

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Internal on Saturday, December 28, 2013

Many people wait until the last minute to file their income tax returns, whether from taking more time to find and organize their documents or simple procrastination. As long as individuals get the

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 26, 2013

When the IRS delays the filing start date, spending is delayed. Due to the 15-day government shutdown in October, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is delaying the 2014 tax filing season start date until January 31. 

Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Monday, December 23, 2013
And, in hopes to make you happy, here are some tips for staying healthy during tax season.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Friday, December 20, 2013