It’s that dreaded tax season again. Time to gather all of your tax documents and spend hours trying to figure out Turbo Tax, or save yourself a headache and pay someone to do it for you. But as much of a hassle as it is to file your taxes each year, getting a decent tax refund always seems to lighten that burden. [Read more…]
A Republican-led Congress just made the biggest changes to the U.S. tax system in over 30 years with the passing of a new tax bill. With this and every other thing that comes out of Washington these days, the knee-jerk reaction is to turn to politically-charged arguments over decisions our representatives have made.
But with such a huge change, it’s more important right now to understand exactly how these changes affect you and your tax situation. Because whether you like the new tax bill or hate it, it’s your responsibility to pay as little tax as legally possible. [Read more…]