Personal Taxes

Learn how to save, find some little-known deductions, get the latest in tax breaks, and more in our Personal Taxes articles section.

Reduce Self-Employment Taxes with a Corporation or LLC

Self-employment taxes can take a big bite out of your income—but you can take steps to minimize the impact.

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7 Questions to Ask When You're Vetting a Tax Lawyer

Tax lawyers can help you through a tax controversy, or help you avoid one. To get the right lawyer for your needs, you need to know what to look for.

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5 Reasons Consultants Should Consider Incorporating

From liability protection to tax savings, there are good reasons for consultants to formalize their business structures.

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Do I Need to File a Tax Return for an LLC With No Activity?

Even if your LLC didn’t do any business last year, you may still have to file a federal tax return.

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10 Ways to Avoid a Tax Audit

Here are some steps you can take to reduce your chances of being chosen for a tax audit.

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Everyone Needs Life Insurance

Life insurance is one of the best ways to make sure your loved ones don't suffer financially if something happens to you.No matter what life stage…

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The 2020 Tax Extension: What Everyone Needs to Know

The deadline for filing federal income taxes and most state income taxes has changed to May 17th this year, though some taxpayers were still on the…

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Charitable Contributions: How Much Can You Write Off?

Your ability to deduct charitable gifts depends on the type of donations you make and the organizations receiving them.

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What Are The Penalties For Not Filing Taxes?

Has April 15th come and gone and you have avoided filing your taxes? Maybe you don't have the information to complete your return, or you don't have…

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Sole Proprietors: Are You at Risk for a Tax Audit?

What many small business owners do not know is that filing as a sole proprietorship could put you at risk for being audited.

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