Other Tax Topics

If you’re looking for a wide array of articles related to the IRS and taxes, read through our Other Tax Topics section for the latest in tax breaks, tax credits, and those cautionary tales about tax evasion.

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Many of us have bought a ticket or two, especially when the jackpot is hitting upwards of hundreds of millions. But whether you’re in it to win millions in the state lottery or double your money at the local casino, your earnings may likely have tax implications. Know what to expect—just in case you get lucky. more...

Despite tax evasion being a serious crime that can bring steep penalties and even jail time, there are still those who try to avoid paying their taxes. As we finish up our own taxes this tax season, here are 10 high-profile tax evasion cases that are a reminder of what can happen when you don’t pay your taxes—even to the rich and famous. more...

Thinking about writing off that "business expense"? You may want to think again. Learn which tax breaks to use, and which ones to use with caution. more...

October marks the 25th anniversary of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum. In addition to recognizing contributions that rock 'n roll legends from Chuck Berry to Janis Joplin and The Clash have made to the genre, it's also a repository of rock 'n roll memorabilia. Some of that memorabilia is on temporary loan (Janis Joplin's psychedelic Porsche for one), while others, including Johnny Cash's tour bus have been donated to the museum.

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