If you got stuck on hold on the IRS tax help line…there’s still help.  President’s Day weekend is the busiest rush on IRS phones, and not everyone can get through to get the answers they need.  There is good news. IRS.gov is now offering tax tools online, so you get the answers you need when…

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File Free at IRS Free File If you just want to get your 2019 personal tax return filed, the IRS wants to make it easier to do.  At IRS free file if you earn less than $69,000 in 2019, you can log onto IRS.gov to choose your free file product.  You can find both federal…

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It’s a new year and that means it is tax season!  Ready?  If yes, great.  See you next time. If your tax documents are not organized, here are some tips that can help. Designate an easy to access place for all your 2019 tax documents.  Do not mix tax years, but do make sure the…

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Amidst all the holiday parties and get-togethers, take a few minutes to save yourself hassle in 2020.  Think you know you’re getting a tax refund when you file? Things that happen now might change what you think you will get.  You could even owe the government more money! Know what you owe. Certain financial transactions…

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If there is any better indicator that virtual currencies such as bit coin are here to stay, it is the IRS figuring out how to tax virtual currency.   The first step is to define virtual currency, and the next step is to track it. The IRS, in fact, has defined virtual currency. IRS Definition of…

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