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April 15

I Will No Longer Pay Taxes for War

Matthew Hoh | Posted 06.15.2015 | Politics
Matthew Hoh

No longer can I look past the reality that my annual voluntary forfeiture of money to my government pays for violence around the globe, at astounding levels, and I am not able to provide any more excuses or rationalizations that paying without protest, that being complicit in funding war without resistance, is not contradictory to my faith and to my conscience.

IRS Dumbfounded by Dipshit in Top 0.1 Percent Who Somehow Overpaid Taxes

Prabha Kannan | Posted 06.14.2015 | Comedy
Prabha Kannan

Expressing shock that someone so rich could commit such a monumental error, the IRS today reported that a lone member of America's wealthiest 0.1 percent paid more taxes than he should have for the 2014 tax year.

Full Guide to Tax Day Post Office Hours: See Extended Hours for April 15

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.13.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

On Tax Day, many post office hours are extended and special consideration is made for last-minute filers. But post offices' Tax Day hours might still be more limited in 2015 than in years past.

33 Best Tax Day Freebies and Deals

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.13.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

There's another reason to celebrate Tax Day besides the end of tax season; many businesses offer special Tax Day freebies and deals.

April 15: You Want Options -- You Got Options

Mark Steber | Posted 06.10.2015 | Business
Mark Steber

This year, your federal tax return is due Wednesday, April 15. The best way to get your return to the IRS by the deadline, reduce tax return errors, ensure calculations are correct, and be warned of common errors or missing information is to file your return electronically.

Keep Calm and Git 'em Done

Mark Steber | Posted 05.27.2015 | Money
Mark Steber

You have about two weeks left before your taxes are due; here are some quick tips to getting 'em done, getting any refund you are due quicker, and setting yourself up for next year.

Can't Pay Your Taxes? Here Are Your Options

David A. Dedman | Posted 05.24.2015 | Money
David A. Dedman

First, make sure in each of these instances you've actually filed the tax return. Paying is the second part. If you think you cannot pay the entire bill, pay at least a partial payment.

2015 -- Happy New Year, Happy Tax Fitness!

Mark Steber | Posted 03.16.2015 | Business
Mark Steber

One of my resolutions is to help as many people as possible achieve one of the most common resolutions American's make: financial fitness. Was it on your list or should it have been?

I Didn't File Taxes -- Now What?

MyBankTracker | Posted 06.17.2014 | Money
MyBankTracker

No matter the reasons behind your decision to not file your taxes by April 15, the sooner you buckle down and do it, the better off you will be, and a weight will be lifted off of your shoulders.

Filing for a Tax Extension? What You Should Know

MyBankTracker | Posted 06.15.2014 | Money
MyBankTracker

While time is ticking for you to complete your taxes, don't get so caught up trying to file that you make a mistake!

NYC: My Own Personal Cocktail Party

Jeanne Martinet | Posted 06.19.2013 | New York
Jeanne Martinet

At the risk of seeming New York-centric, I believe people here tend to be more culturally-diverse and more engaged in what goes on around them than people in most other places, so our conversations tend to be more interesting -- and often more unguarded.

While Millions Rush to Meet Deadline, Tax Resisters Continue Longstanding Refusal to Fund War

Democracy Now! | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics
Democracy Now!

Today is April 15th, Tax Day, when millions of Americans scramble to file their income taxes on time. It's also a day when people across the country a...

11 Totally Legitimate Reasons To Hate Taxes

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.15.2013 | Business

Impossible though it may seem, roughly one-third of Americans actually like doing their taxes. Then there are the normal people, who perhaps feel a se...

10 Free Things To Enjoy On Tax Day

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

April 15 doesn't have to be a day to dread. Here's where you can get a massage, munch on movie popcorn and even shred your old returns -- all for noth...

Happy Birthday Leonardo Da Vinci!

Posted 04.15.2013 | Arts

Today we are wishing the warmest of birthday wishes to our favorite artist, scientist, inventor, mathematician, musician and philosopher: Leonardo da ...

The Upside of Taxes

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 06.14.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The real problem isn't taxation. Our real problem is the new "bipartisan" drive toward austerity, a mad obsession which runs against the 75-year political consensus of both political parties. Once our leaders understood government's vital role in a healthy economy.

8 Ways Singles Pay More on Tax Day -- And Every Other Day, Too

Bella DePaulo | Posted 06.14.2013 | Business
Bella DePaulo

The singles penalty in income taxes is just the beginning of the ways in which single people pay extra simply for being single. In fact, if you are single, every day is tax day.

Happy Tax Freedom Day?

Benjamin Powell | Posted 06.12.2013 | Business
Benjamin Powell

Government debt is just a tax burden pushed into the future -- if you believe it will be paid back. Tax Freedom Day arrives later, when we account for the burden of the deficit.

How To File A Tax Extension

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

Tax Day is only a few days away. If you don't think you'll have your forms prepared on time, you'll need to file for an extension. Taxes are due t...

How To Get An Extension On Your Tax Returns

Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

Worried you won’t be able to file your taxes by the Monday, April 15 deadline? Don’t fear, you can file for an extension. Head over to the IRS...

The Tax Form That Could Save Your Refund From Thieves

Adam Levin | Posted 06.09.2013 | Business
Adam Levin

Stealing a tax refund is one of the most direct ways for an identity thief to monetize the information they steal. And it's way too easy.

Who Else Loves To Pay Taxes?

Rabbi Evan Moffic | Posted 06.08.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Evan Moffic

Even though it may seem odd, tax season is actually a perfect time to teach our children about gratitude. Doing so is critical, because our culture does not reinforce it.

Here's What You Need To Know About Your Tax Refund

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.06.2013 | Business

It’s pretty much the only good thing about tax season: Your tax refund. After you file your taxes, the government (both state and federal) will i...

Where Is My Tax Refund?

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.05.2013 | Business

Where is my tax refund? It's a common question. So if you finally got around to filing your tax return and find yourself anxiously wondering when you ...

Online Tax Filing Could Make Your Life Easier

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.05.2013 | Business

There are many benefits to filing your taxes online. Aside from saving paper, online tax filing makes it easier to organize all of your tax inform...