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[credit provider=”Flickr via tscherno” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/tscherno/2580636892/in/photostream/”] Legend has it that an exotic dancer was once allowed to deduct the cost of ‘enhancements’ as a business expense.That one may just be a popular tax-geek myth — but there are plenty of verified, documented cases of weird and wonderful tax deductions our fellow […]
[credit provider=”By alishav on Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/alishav/4524109741/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] America’s largest tax preparation company, H&R Block, has confirmed that a glitch in its online tax software could delay refunds for some 600,000 taxpayers.In a mea culpa on its Facebook page Wednesday morning, the company said something went wrong with a specific tax form […]
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/6633059033/”] We speak from experience when we say that translating the jargon-filled, mind-numbing world of personal finance into readable, engaging material for young people is no simple task. But it looks like H&R Block and DoSomething.org might be on to something.
[credit provider=”By alishav on Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/alishav/4524109741/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] H&R Block and TurboTax will be duking it out to get American taxpayers to come to them as the season approaches.It’s only January, but things have already gotten heated.
The countdown to tax season is officially underway, and employees should have their W-2 in the mail by Jan. 31.
[credit provider=”flickr: NickNguyen” url=”http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3295/3464900974_cd8390d553_m.jpg”] Ed Note: The latest gadgets are cool — but if you want to give a gift with a bit more staying power this holiday season, consider alternatives that can help shape someone’s financial future. Rob Berger of Dough Roller picked out a few of his favourite money gifts, exclusively for Block […]
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[credit provider=”AirBnB” url=”https://www.airbnb.com/”] With sites like AirBnB and Craigslist, it’s easier than ever for homeowners and renters to turn their digs into a full-fledged budget hostel–and line their pockets with extra cash in the meantime.As with any side gig that brings in extra income, you can bet the IRS will […]
When it comes to their nation’s Big Day, Americans aren’t afraid to burn some serious cash.
Dad’s changed a lot in the past 40 years. Back in the day, he might have asked for a fedora and a pack of smokes for Father’s Day. Today, he’s probably hoping you’ll buy him a microbrew and fish filet dinner.
In case you’ve been living under a rock, the cost of higher education has skyrocketed in recent years, particularly for out-of-state and private college students.
Are you the ultimate procrastinator when it comes to filing your taxes?
American workers’ fear about having enough money to sustain their lifestyles in retirement is running high, leading some boomers to put it off altogether.
[credit provider=”Screengrab”] On April 1, millions—OK, probably more like hundreds, or at least dozens—of mustachioed men will march from the Capitol to the White House to fight for a $250 annual tax refund for Mustached Americans.The American Mustache Institute (AMI), a very real, albeit irreverent, organisation that surprisingly wasn’t founded […]