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Does Tax Day Stress You Out? (POLL)

Posted 04.15.2013 | Home

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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...

Tax Day for the 99%

Lisa Mensah | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business
Lisa Mensah

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.

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...

What We're Deducting

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 04.15.2013 | Comedy

Happy Tax Day, you guys! In case you need any tips for how to definitely get audited get the biggest refund, here's a look at the deductions we're ta...

San Francisco Tops List of Most Tax Procrastinating City in America | Posted 06.15.2013 | San Francisco

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 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.

The Final Countdown: 3 Last Minute Tax Tips

Deborah Sweeney | Posted 06.12.2013 | Impact
Deborah Sweeney

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.

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...

PLAY:'Tax Evaders' Video Game Lets Players Blast Alleged Tax Dodgers

Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

Had enough with all the alleged tax dodging going on these days? There's a video game for that! The Citizen Engagement Lab developed a new game in...

A Tax Day Plan for Righting the Republic

Mattea Kramer | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics
Mattea Kramer

Far from being an impossible set of demands, the collective opinion poll version of the wisdom of the American people is, in fact, a smart set of solutions -- or at least it would be, if we had a government capable of following our wishes.

How Democrats Will Destroy Progressive Government

Joseph J. Thorndike | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics
Joseph J. Thorndike

Our whole national argument about taxes -- we pay too much! They pay too little! -- is misplaced. At best, it's a proxy for the real argument we should be having. To use Holmes's terms, we argue endlessly about the price when we should be debating the civilization.

A Century of Income Taxes: Visualizing the History of Tax Day | Posted 06.10.2013 | Small Business

Leave it to TurboTax to put out a visual history lesson on the past 100 years of tax history -- particularly tracing the origin story of the April 15th tax day.

Get the Mitt Romney 14 Percent Tax Plan

Natalie Pace | Posted 06.09.2013 | Business
Natalie Pace

You don't have to have an offshore account to reduce your taxes! There are plenty of legal loopholes that you are probably not taking advantage of.

Free Vibrators On Tax Day!

Posted 06.08.2013 | San Francisco

Planning on filing your taxes on time? Feeling like a sexy San Franciscan? Lucky you! Trojan, the trusted condom company that caused quite a buz...

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...

How To File Your State Returns For Free

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.04.2013 | Business

The Internal Revenue Service allows Americans that make less than $57,000 a year to file federal income tax returns for free –- but what about state...

How To Use IRS Free File

Posted 04.04.2013 | Business

You don’t have to pay big bucks in order to file your taxes by Tax Day on Monday, April 15, 2013. The IRS offers a service called “IRS Free Fi...

How To File Your Taxes For Free

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.04.2013 | Business

Filing your tax returns doesn't need to burn a hole in your wallet. There are a number of services available that will help you file your taxes free o...

A Question for Tax Time: Why Do We Tax?

Sam Pizzigati | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics
Sam Pizzigati

Rand Paul is doing his best to end what remains of America's progressive tax heritage. Randolph Paul, over a half-century ago, helped make progressive taxes a key to America's middle class golden age. To stop Rand, we need to honor Randolph.

How To File Your Taxes Online

Posted 04.03.2013 | Business

Filing your tax returns doesn't have to mean killing trees. You can file your taxes online using Free File, tax preparation software or a tax prepa...