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Receiving correspondence from the Internal Revenue Service is enough to incite anxiety and panic in most Americans, and now a group of unknown individuals is using this fear to trick people out of

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Monday, December 09, 2013
With Thanksgiving only a couple days away, I am scrambling to complete everything on my to-do list. I have more groceries to get, decorations for the festivities to buy, and to double check that there are enough chairs at the dining table – especially since Uncle Sam may be joining us this year.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Stephanie Brenneman on Tuesday, November 26, 2013

When it comes to end-of-year tax planning, most people focus on the deductions and credits that could put them in a better position and allow them to reduce their taxable income or secure larger re

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Internal on Saturday, November 23, 2013

Many people switch jobs multiple times over the course of their lives, oftentimes leaving behind employer-sponsored 401(k) accounts. Determining what to do with these retirement funds can be tricky

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Friday, November 15, 2013

In today's economy, many Americans are happy to have a job and therefore may pay little attention to how their employer classifies them on federal forms. While it is an employer's responsib

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Don’t forget to thank an American hero on November 11th.  Whether you have plans to get involved with a military organization, visit a local veterans’ hospital or attend a parade, show respect and appreciation for the brave men and women who have protected our way of life.
Posted To: Miss Liberty Tax By: Miss Liberty Tax on Friday, November 08, 2013

Employees who are enrolled in a flexible spending account may have more leeway and discretion when it comes to using the money they have contributed to the tax-advantaged fund.

The U.S. Depar

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Internal on Wednesday, November 06, 2013
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warned about a widespread phone scam that has targeted taxpayers, including recent immigrants, in almost every state in the country. Victims are scammed by being informed, over the phone, that they owe the IRS tax money and it must be paid promptly through a wire-transfer or with a pre-loaded debit card.
Posted To: Tax Mommys Blog By: Rachel Dionisio on Thursday, October 31, 2013
I can’t believe that it’s time for Halloween again! I’m reminded every time I step into a retail store, get on my Facebook page, or drive by yards filled with carved pumpkins.
Posted To: Miss Liberty Tax By: Miss Liberty Tax on Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Most people have heard of end-of-year tax planning, but there is still a large percentage of Americans who wait until the last minute each filing season to start gathering their forms and setting u

Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Internal on Saturday, October 26, 2013