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Tax Day

How to Predict When Mitt Romney Will Release His Tax Returns

Chris Kelly | Posted 06.15.2012 | Politics
Chris Kelly

To get on board with Mitt Romney, you have to hold two ideas in your head. 1) You should vote for him, because he's made a lot of money and 2) You must never, ever ask about his money.

Family Bonding at Tax Time

Hayden Bixby | Posted 06.15.2012 | Money
Hayden Bixby

I have to admit that I'm sad to see another tax season come to a close. I'm not saying I love paying taxes, but I am saying that I love doing taxes.

When the Vows Break: Divorce and Taxes

Steve Lake | Posted 06.13.2012 | Divorce
Steve Lake

Tax Day is upon us. For divorce lawyers like me, it's the time of year when folks going through a divorce often struggle with the same question: What do we do about our income tax returns?

Fifth Grader Says: 'I'm Kind of Mad at the Government'

Jo Comerford | Posted 06.13.2012 | Money
Jo Comerford

It's imperative that all Americans get informed and engage in the heated debate over how our tax dollars are spent by our nation's government. It's both our right, our responsibility and the exquisite privilege of our Democracy.

Don't Show Up To A Closed Post Office On Tax Day

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 04.14.2012 | Money

If you plan on mailing in your taxes minutes before midnight on Tuesday, you might want to reconsider your plans. Most post offices are not staying...

How To Check The Status Of Your Tax Refund

Posted 04.13.2012 | Money

If you're filing your tax return at the last minute, the Internal Revenue Service says you can expect to see your refund in 10 to 21 days if you e-fi...

Catherine New

Someone Else May Have Filed Your Taxes | Catherine New | Posted 02.13.2014 | Money

Mike Bucalo Jr., 71, has never lived in Miami. He's spent the past 25 years in Akron, Ohio. Yet according to his 2011 tax return filed in January, he ...

Midtown Restaurant Hosting Extravagant Meal For You To Spend Your Tax Return

Posted 04.13.2012 | New York

As New Yorkers scramble to file their tax returns before the April 17th deadline, one restaurant is thinking ahead and planning a lavish dinner in hop...

How To File A Tax Extension

Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 04.13.2012 | Money

Worried you won't get your taxes done in time? Here's some good news: you can file an automatic six-month extension with the IRS and receive no late p...

How To Make Your Life Easier

Reuters | Posted 06.13.2012 | Money

By Vera Gibbons NEW YORK, April 13 (Reuters) - Have you emerged yet from the mountain of receipts and financial statements you need to...

The IRS Has A Ton Of Money Waiting For You

Posted 04.12.2012 | Money

Think you don't need to file your tax returns because you don't make enough money? Think again. Even though you may not owe the IRS anything this y...

Don't Forget About the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit

John Arensmeyer | Posted 06.12.2012 | Small Business
John Arensmeyer

With tax day rapidly approaching, small business owners still have a chance to cash in on a health care reform provision reserved just for them: health care tax credits.

5 Common Tax Filing Mistakes to Avoid

Women & Co | Posted 06.11.2012 | Money
Women & Co

With an understanding of some common mistakes and the steps you can take to try to avoid them, tax time can be less stressful.

Mr. President, Focus on the 'Baffle Rule,' not the 'Buffett Rule'

Kristie Arslan | Posted 06.11.2012 | Business
Kristie Arslan

Tax credits don't work to encourage behavior if Americans can't understand them, so let's get Congress and the president to enact the "Baffle Rule" this year, so that our taxes for next year are friendlier and less baffling to the self-employed and small businesses.

Procrastinator's Guide To Tax Day (Graphic)

Posted 04.11.2012 | Money

Taxes are due on Tuesday, April 17. Yikes! That's less than a week away. Many of us wait until the last minute to file our taxes and when it's ...

Haven't Filed Your Taxes? This Will Get You Into The Mood

Posted 04.11.2012 | Money

Tax Day is less than a week away, which means if you still haven't filed your income tax forms, it's crunch time! But don't sweat. We've created this ...

$1 Billion in Untapped Savings! How You Can Cash in This Tax Season

Priya Haji | Posted 06.10.2012 | Money
Priya Haji

Top Ten List of ways to save on taxes that you may not have taken advantage of before.

What If You Can't Pay Your Taxes?

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2012 | Money

By Amy Feldman NEW YORK, April 10 (Reuters) - It's one of the worst tax time scenarios: You discover while doing your taxes - or you ...

Ain't No Party Like a Tax Return Party

Women & Co | Posted 06.09.2012 | Money
Women & Co

I get it -- filing a tax return isn't the average American's idea of a good time. But, let's be honest -- there are only so many holidays that apply to everyone in America. And hey, who doesn't love a good party?

Why It's Gotten Harder For You To Fight The Tax Man

Bloomberg BusinessWeek | Elizabeth Dwoskin | Posted 04.09.2012 | Money

Micah Andrews opened his first notice from the IRS a week before Christmas in 2010. He was standing in the kitchen of the house in the Atlanta suburbs...

Three Days, $3.46 Billion

Elizabeth Parisian | Posted 06.06.2012 | Chicago
Elizabeth Parisian

Earlier this week, a team of "99% Citizen Tax Enforcers" started preparing for tax day by delivering "bills" to tax-dodging corporations.

Emily Cohn

The '1 Percent' Tax Strategy For Rest Of Us | Emily Cohn | Posted 04.06.2012 | Money

The 1 percent find ways to save on their taxes. Why can't you and I? A new website called says we can, and encourages the 99 percent t...

Are Finances Taxing Your Relationship?

Pamela Yellen | Posted 06.04.2012 | Money
Pamela Yellen

Regardless of who brings home the bacon, having "the talk" on a regular basis is critical -- especially when it comes to planning major purchases and saving for retirement.

Where Do Your Tax Dollars Go?

Jeff Davidoff | Posted 06.04.2012 | Impact
Jeff Davidoff

There's so much talk in the news about Social Security, Medicare, and foreign assistance spending. It got us wondering how much we contribute to each. Well, thankfully we've now got a simple way for you to find out.

Your Receipt, From This Guy

Emily Cohn | Posted 04.04.2012 | Money

Curious how your tax dollars are being spent by the federal government? Check your federal taxpayer receipt. The White House released an updated to...