You know what time of year it is, micro-businesses! You've faithfully kept your business records, and have estimated and paid your quarterly taxes throughout the year. But December is coming up, and that means it's time to close out 2013.
While April 15 is commonly accepted at "tax day," for many taxpayers and especially small business owners, freelancers and self-employed professionals, there are other important "tax days" to keep in mind.
Taxes are never as simple as counting days. To better understand this issue, it's important to review certain terms: domicile, statutory resident, and resident and nonresident, all of which affect how much state tax an individual ends up paying.
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.
Whether you owe the Tax Man a bundle or are expecting a big fat refund, we can treat today, Tax Day, as just another reason to eat and drink on the cheap. Whether it's a discount off of your entire dinner bill or just a $5 cocktail, here are some tasty ways to enjoy April 15.
Today is Tax Day, and we think that calls for a drink.
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...
For many Americans April 15 is a reminder that those crafting tax laws in Washington seem to be in a different world. Yet we create some of our most important social policy through the tax code.
The folks at TurboTax have compiled a visual list of the top 10 cities with the highest percentage of residents waiting to file their taxes at the last minute.
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.
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.
All is not lost if you made the mistake of waiting until the very, very last minute to finish your tax returns. Your weekend is going to be pretty busy -- do what you can, check your work carefully, and maybe plan a nice day off for Tuesday.
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.
Filing a tax return extension can remove the failure-to-file penalty, which is the larger penalty on a monthly basis, but it will not remove the failure-to-pay penalty.
Looking for some Tax Day relief? Enjoy a cocktail or two, a sweet treat, or even some sushi at locations across the country this April 15.
If you want to maximize your tax deductions this year and beyond, you'll need to know the following five insider secrets that are frequently overlooked by most investors and accountants.