Divorce, Money, Real Estate, Taxes, Tips & How-To

5 tips for making sense of taxes after a divorce

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Did you know there is one divorce every 36 seconds in the U.S.? That means about 876,000 people are newly navigating post-divorce taxes.

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Taxes

New Survey Reveals 2014 Tax Trends

New Survey Reveals 2014 Tax Trends

Avvo recently released the results of a survey of 275 consumers about how they prepare their personal income taxes.

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Celebrity, Taxes

Why More Americans Are Giving Up U.S. Citizenship

Why More American's Are Giving Up U.S. Citizenship

The United States is unique in that citizens living and working abroad must continue to pay U.S. taxes on top of taxes to the country in which they live and do business.

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Taxes, Tips & How-To

4 Universal Tax Myths—Debunked

4 Universal Tax Myths—Debunked

With tax planning season now well under way, Wall St. Cheat Sheet spelled out four of these common tax myths and misconceptions.

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Real Estate, Taxes, Tips & How-To

What to Expect When Inheriting a Home

What to Expect When Inheriting a Home

You just found out you inherited a house – congratulations! But before you pop the champagne, what are the legal aspects to consider?

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Taxes, Tips & How-To

Can My Employer Withhold My W-2 Form?

Can My Employer Withhold My W-2 Form?

It’s that time of the year again when your employer is required to file Form W-2 with the IRS. What can you do if you don’t receive it?

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News, Rights, Taxes

Same-Sex Spouses Can Now Live Anywhere to Receive Tax Breaks

Marital status

Same-sex couples who are married in the U.S. or abroad where gay marriage is legal are entitled to federal benefits, no matter where they live. These include immigration benefits and, as of late August, federal tax benefits, as well.

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News, Taxes

Lois Lerner Denies Wrongdoing in IRS Scandal

IRS Scandal

Scandal erupted at the IRS mid-May when it was discovered that conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status were subjected to extra scrutiny.

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Money, Taxes

The Financial Cost of Winning Big — And How to Play Smart

cost of winning

Winning an expensive prize or a large stack of cash can make your day, but don’t start celebrating just yet. You just might find that your winnings cost oodles in taxes. Here’s where winning big could cost you.

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Taxes

What To Do If You Can’t File Your Taxes By April 15th

What To Do If You Can't File Your Taxes By April 15th

Here’s what to do if you can’t file or pay by April 15th.

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