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Getting Married Can Affect Your Premium Tax Credit

By |2014-08-28T16:21:23+00:00August 28th, 2014|Blog, Tax Preparation|

All information for this article provided by IRS.gov - IRS TAX TIPS The IRS reminds newlyweds to add a health insurance review to their to-do list. This is particularly important if you receive premium assistance through advance payments of the premium tax credit through a Health Insurance Marketplace. If you, your spouse or a dependent

Five Tax Credits That Can Reduce Your Taxes

By |2014-03-14T11:25:17+00:00March 14th, 2014|Blog, Tax Preparation|

Five Tax Credits That Can Reduce Your Taxes Tax credits help reduce the taxes you owe. Some credits are also refundable. That means that, even if you owe no tax, you may still get a refund. Here are five tax credits you shouldn’t overlook when filing your 2013 federal tax return: 1. The Earned Income Tax

Missing Form W-2? There’s Help!

By |2014-02-20T10:22:08+00:00February 20th, 2014|Blog, Tax Preparation|

Form W-2 Missing? IRS Can Help If you worked as an employee last year, your employer must give you a Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement. This form shows the amount of wages you received for the year and the taxes withheld from those wages. It’s important that you use this form to help make

Important Reminders about Tip Income

By |2014-02-19T11:00:43+00:00February 19th, 2014|Blog, Tax Preparation|

If you get tips on the job from customers, the IRS has a few important reminders: Tips are taxable.  You must pay federal income tax on any tips you receive. The value of non-cash tips, such as tickets, passes or other items of value are also subject to income tax. Include all tips on your

IRS Warns of Tax-time Scams

By |2014-01-23T16:06:01+00:00January 23rd, 2014|Blog, Tax Preparation|

Information released by the IRS at IRS.gov: It’s true: tax scams proliferate during the income tax filing season. This year’s season opens on Jan. 31. The IRS provides the following scam warnings so you can protect yourself and avoid becoming a victim of these crimes: Be vigilant of any unexpected communication purportedly from the IRS

Club’s Golf Cart Rentals Not Taxable in Missouri

By |2013-07-31T15:44:13+00:00July 31st, 2013|Blog|

The Missouri Supreme Court affirmed a decision of the Administrative Hearing Commission (AHC) that a golf club’s gross receipts from its golf cart rentals were not subject to Missouri sales tax because the club paid sales tax on its purchases or leases of the golf carts and sales tax collection was not required on its

Simplified Option for Home Office Deduction

By |2013-07-29T14:53:14+00:00July 29th, 2013|Blog|

Issue Number:    IRS Summertime Tax Tip 2013-12 Do you work from home? If so, you may be familiar with the home office deduction, available for taxpayers who use their home for business. Beginning this year, there is a new, simpler option to figure the business use of your home. This simplified option does not change the

Standard Mileage Rates Go Up a Penny in 2013

By |2012-12-07T16:34:14+00:00December 7th, 2012|Blog|

Optional standard mileage rates for use of a vehicle will go up by 1 cent per mile for 2013, the IRS announced in November (Notice 2012-72). Taxpayers can use the optional standard mileage rates to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile. For business use of a car, van, pickup truck, or panel truck, the