What alimony tax issues apply when paying or receiving alimony? After all, divorce can be difficult enough. Add to it that divorced individuals may have to pay or receive alimony just complicates issue. If this is your situation, here are some tips for how to correctly treat the payments on your tax return.
Tax Deductions Without Itemizing
Most taxpayers think they have to itemize their deductions to claim them on their tax return. However, that is not entirely true. There are certain tax deductions that can be claimed while still using the standard … Read More