Last updated: April 10, 2020 The IRS recently issued Notice 2020-23, which provides additional relief to filing and payment deadlines in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Posted March 23, 2020 Last updated March 26, 2020
March 19, 2020
If you own a home, the interest you pay on your home mortgage may provide a tax break. However, many people believe that any interest paid on their home mortgage loans and home equity loans is deductible. Unfortunately, that’s not true.
If you’re a parent, or if you’re planning on having children, you know that it’s expensive to pay for their food, clothes, activities and education. Fortunately, there’s a tax credit available for taxpayers with children under the age of 17, as well as a dependent credit for older children.
If you’re getting ready to file your 2019 tax return, and your tax bill is higher than you’d like, there may still be an opportunity to lower it.
Right now, you may be more concerned about your 2019 tax bill than you are about your 2020 tax situation. That’s understandable because your 2019 individual tax return is due to be filed in less than three months.
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If you save for retirement with an IRA or other plan, you’ll be interested to know that Congress recently passed a law that makes significant modifications to these accounts. The SECURE Act, which was signed into law on December 20, 2019, made these four changes.
The IRS has released the 2020 Form W-4 Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate. The 2020 Form is to comply with the income tax withholding requirement of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA).