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April 15

I Didn't File Taxes -- Now What?

MyBankTracker | Posted 04.17.2014 | Money
MyBankTracker

No matter the reasons behind your decision to not file your taxes by April 15, the sooner you buckle down and do it, the better off you will be, and a weight will be lifted off of your shoulders.

Filing for a Tax Extension? What You Should Know

MyBankTracker | Posted 04.15.2014 | Money
MyBankTracker

While time is ticking for you to complete your taxes, don't get so caught up trying to file that you make a mistake!

NYC: My Own Personal Cocktail Party

Jeanne Martinet | Posted 06.19.2013 | New York
Jeanne Martinet

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.

While Millions Rush to Meet Deadline, Tax Resisters Continue Longstanding Refusal to Fund War

Democracy Now! | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics
Democracy Now!

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...

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...

10 Free Things To Enjoy On Tax Day

Posted 04.15.2013 | 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...

Happy Birthday Leonardo Da Vinci!

Posted 04.15.2013 | Arts

Today we are wishing the warmest of birthday wishes to our favorite artist, scientist, inventor, mathematician, musician and philosopher: Leonardo da ...

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.

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...

How To Get An Extension On Your Tax Returns

Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

Worried you won’t be able to file your taxes by the Monday, April 15 deadline? Don’t fear, you can file for an extension. Head over to the IRS...

The Tax Form That Could Save Your Refund From Thieves

Adam Levin | Posted 06.09.2013 | Business
Adam Levin

Stealing a tax refund is one of the most direct ways for an identity thief to monetize the information they steal. And it's way too easy.

Who Else Loves To Pay Taxes?

Rabbi Evan Moffic | Posted 06.08.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Evan Moffic

Even though it may seem odd, tax season is actually a perfect time to teach our children about gratitude. Doing so is critical, because our culture does not reinforce it.

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...

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...

How To File Your Taxes Online

Posted 04.03.2013 | Business

Tax Day -- the deadline to file your 2012 taxes -- is coming up on Monday, April 15, 2013. One convenient way to file your taxes is through IRS e-file...

Hate Filing Your Tax Return? Good

Joseph J. Thorndike | Posted 06.03.2013 | Business
Joseph J. Thorndike

People everywhere hate taxes. What makes the United States distinctive, I think, is our insistence on collecting so much of our tax revenue in a distinctly unpleasant way. No stealthy value-added taxes for us! We're going to do it the hard way.

What To Do If You Lost Your W-2

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.02.2013 | Business

Form W-2 is one of the most essential pieces of paper when filing your taxes. If you've lost a W-2 -- or if you never got one in the first place -- th...

Filing a Tax Extension: 3 Things to Know Before the Deadline

Women & Co | Posted 06.12.2012 | Money
Women & Co

You must file a tax extension on or before the regular tax deadline. Normally, tax returns and extensions are due on April 15 (remember that in 2012 we have an extra two days).