Refunds

Do I Have to File a Tax Return?

When must I file a tax return by?

Do I have to file a tax return? This is a question many taxpayers ask during this time of year – tax time. The question is far more obsure than people believe. To fully understand, we need to consider that there are times when individuals are REQUIRED to file a tax return, and then there are times when it is to individuals’ BENEFIT to file a return (even if they are not “required” to file).

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Refund Too High? Owe Taxes? Adjust Your W-4!

Do you earn wages? Are those wages your main source of income? Did you received a very large refund — or worse, did you owed money? Maybe your employer is not withholding the correct amount of tax. Don’t get me wrong, it probably isn’t your employer’s fault. Sure, you like a big refund, but you have to remember you are only getting your own money back that was over-withheld in the first place. Why not

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