Full disclosure: I've benefitted from that provision of the tax code for most of my career in ordained ministry. But I think Judge Crabb is right. What's more, I think the clergy housing allowance is a bad idea for churches.
Is there an inflation issue in the US? People are always talking about prices going up. We see it and feel it in prices every day. Yet, when we hear or read about the latest inflation numbers, they are always low. We feel inflation but it is not reflected in the numbers.
Owing the IRS can be a costly matter, but it is completely manageable if you take care of it and don't ignore it.
There's just something about doing our taxes that makes many of us revert to slacker college student mode, waiting till the last minute to throw together that report we've known about for months. But there is hope.
So the worst has happened after calculating your tax return: you owe money in taxes this year. Is there a way to make lemonade out of the grand experi...
On December 31, 2013, the tax exemption for mortgage debt forgiveness expired, leaving financially struggling homeowners with a big return to file.
Future generations will thank us for taking this step before it's too late.
Many straight couples file their taxes under the burden of the "Marriage Penalty" and now same-sex couples -- like myself and my wife -- find ourselves in the same boat. We will be paying more taxes, and enjoying the resulting equality, with pride.
I know it does not bode well that at 24 I am this jaded about the political process. I have had enough of politicians not listening to me and the rest of us while they continue to act as they please.
It's pretty simple: If you don't pay your taxes, the IRS can file a notice of federal tax lien with the credit bureaus, and that's a huge negative on your credit reports.
I'm going to file my taxes in January this year. Shit, I missed Tax Day. Wait, when is Tax Day? The IRS tax filing deadline is April 15. Yo...
In the rush, you may be overlooking significant tax savings that homeownership can bring if you're planning to itemize your deductions this year.
Most people don't read scientific journals, but if they did they'd know the transhumanist field of life extension is repeatedly making major scientifi...
After a long period in the political winter, it appears that the GOP finally has something to be excited about -- the Obama administration's health care debacle.
The State Department wants $400,000 to purchase a fiberglass sculpture of a camel looking at a needle for its new embassy in Pakistan. They've already...
In this tax season marked by anxiety, my encounter with him forces me to pause. When I close that sliding glass door, I stop in wonder at his self-sufficiency and gratitude for the pieces of his life that remain intact.