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Tax Myths

5 Tax Myths That Can Cost You

Credit.com | Posted 04.22.2015 | Money
Credit.com

Tax myths are a lot like a bad date. They are annoying and seem to last forever. Yet people have beliefs about income taxes that have no basis in reality. Were it not for the potential financial costs, some of these might be amusing. But if you believe them and act upon them, they can cost you serious money.

Your Tax Refund -- Fastest, Biggest, and Easiest? Not So Much!

Mark Steber | Posted 12.15.2014 | Business
Mark Steber

Let's look at the most prevalent (often least true) claims and go over some ways that you can make them more truth than fiction.

6 Ways to Debate a One Percenter About Inequality

Sean McElwee | Posted 08.25.2013 | Politics
Sean McElwee

There's no excuse for America to continue on the road of inequality. Plenty of other countries have managed to grow quickly without drastic inequality. Inequality is bad for democracy, health, safety, social cohesion and social mobility. Let's not let anyone sugarcoat it.

Tax for Thought: Paying Less Is Not More

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 06.26.2012 | Business
Sanjay Sanghoee

Given that the hot-button issue of taxes could sway the presidential elections and impact our future, it is critical to examine it more closely and dispel the absurd myths surrounding it.