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Received a notice from the IRS? Don't panic!

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Here’s what taxpayers should know if they get a notice from the IRS

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Getting Married? Are Your Taxes Ready to Say "I Do?"

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Love is in the air and the wedding bells are ready to ring! The big day is right around the corner. All of the details are in place... or are they?

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Refundable vs. Non-Refundable Tax Credits

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Tax credits can reduce your tax bill or give you a bigger refund, but not all tax credits are created equal. While most tax credits are refundable, some credits are nonrefundable, but before we take a look at the difference between refundable and nonrefundable tax credits, it's important to understand the difference between a tax credit and a tax deduction.

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SCAM ALERT: Fake Calls from Taxpayer Advocate Service

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Like clockwork, every year, there's a new twist on old scams. This year, it is the IRS phone scam whereby criminals impersonate IRS agents and make fake calls from the Taxpayer Advocate Service.

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