Tax Lounge Blogs

In an effort to spare homeowners in affected areas any undue stress during tax filing season, the Internal Revenue Service has indicated that people in areas that experienced flooding-related disaster...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
The U.S. government is reminding taxpayers that they still have just under a month left if they are interested in taking advantage of the popular credit for homebuyers. As April got underway, the U.S....
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
One effect of the recession was the large number of Americans who were forced to alter their living arrangements by moving in with relatives and others in order to make ends meet. For those who have b...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
Consumers have become more focused on paying down debts and being financially responsible, and a recent survey suggests that behavior will carry over into the current tax filing season. The survey by ...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
Americans may benefit from preparing for next year's tax season now.Tax season does not have to be a stressful period for the millions of taxpayers that file each year. Tax preparation may run more ef...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
Individual retirement accounts are common investments for those interested in building their nest eggs. As of January 1, 2010, the Internal Revenue Service has changed the guidelines surrounding the c...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
Income tax refunds are eagerly awaited by millions of Americans each year, but knowing when they will arrive may reduce some of the anxiety. First, it's important to understand the timeline between fi...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
Each year, taxpayers are eligible to receive tax breaks from the Internal Revenue Service for a number of reasons, ranging from home energy efficiency to charitable contributions. However, Americans s...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
An analysis shows that tax bills in 2009 dropped to their lowest levels since the 1950s, according to USA Today.Figures from the Bureau of Economic Analysis shows that federal, state and local taxes o...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014
The increased flow of personal and tax information makes consumers more vulnerable to fraud and identity theft during filing season. The Internal Revenue Service is urging taxpayers to be wary of phis...
Posted To: Tax Lounge By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, December 04, 2014