Tax Ranger

The heat of summer can bring on higher costs of running air conditioners and other appliances, in addition to increasing the wear and tear of certain machines. Consumers may benefit from purchasing ne...
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Most teenagers and college students spend their summers working. When filing season rolls around, parents and their kids should understand how summer jobs may affect their taxes.Most teenage workers w...
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, June 03, 2010
Military service men and women who missed the homebuyer tax credit may be eligible for an extension. The incentive, which provides up to an $8,000 credit for first-time homebuyers and $6,500 for repea...
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Thursday, June 03, 2010
Tax preparation can be a tedious process, involving scores of documents, financial and investment statements and additional credit- or deduction-related forms. Given the large amount of necessary info...
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Tuesday, June 01, 2010
Americans are often eager to take advantage of federal tax credits during filing season. Federal tax credits for energy efficiency are becoming an increasingly popular benefit that consumers are utili...
Posted To: Tax Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Wednesday, May 12, 2010
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 Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Wednesday, May 12, 2010
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 Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Tuesday, May 11, 2010
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 Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Tuesday, May 11, 2010
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 Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Tuesday, May 11, 2010
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 Ranger By: Tax Ranger on Saturday, May 08, 2010