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Do you own a small business? Here’s how to control your Social Security and Medicare tax bills

Use an S corporation to put a lid on an ever-increasing federal-employment tax hit.

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Want to become a real-estate investor? Take one critical tax step first

Here’s how to get liability protection with tax advantages.

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TurboTax denies low-income customers were cheated out of free tax prep — reps tell customers it’s ‘fake news’

A ProPublica investigation says TurboTax steered customers to its paid product, even if they were eligible for services at no charge.

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You’ve filed your 2018 tax return — 5 things you can do better next time

Tax Guy is here to help you do a post-mortem on your 2018 taxes.

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What to do if you can’t pay your taxes

Five ways to deal if you don’t have enough money to pay your taxes.

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This common strategy parents use to save money for their kids may not be as tax-smart as it seems

The new tax law can make it difficult for custodial accounts to deliver a meaningful tax advantage.

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Trump’s tax reform appears to be giving more money back to Republican ‘red’ states

This blue versus red state trend becomes even more pronounced for higher earners.

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On Tax Day, these are the states where tax bills have shrunk the most

In South Dakota, refunds are up $203 on average, according to H&R Block.

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On Tax Day, think twice about deferring taxable income past 2020

Can you have too much tax deferral? Thanks to the new tax law, it’s possible.

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There’s a faster, easier way to do our taxes — but we have to let the IRS help

Why do we have to enter information the IRS already has?

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You don’t have to pay federal income tax if you make this much money

If your gross income was low enough last year, you may be off the hook.

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You may still be able to get a $3,450 deduction on 2018 taxes with a Health Savings Account

‘HSAs require taking more responsibility for your own health-care costs instead of relying on an employer or the government.’

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How the new Form 1040 could save you money on Tax Day

The 2018 Form 1040 is the size of a postcard. But filers may have to use several other forms in addition.

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5 tax land mines active-duty military must avoid

Congress created special tax provisions for the military, but they aren’t always easy to follow.

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How to invest in real estate and pay nothing in capital gains

This tax break can help you avoid gains if you hold the property for more than 10 years.

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Did you receive zero tax refund this year? Why that’s something to celebrate

It’s time to stop browsing travel websites for late-winter getaways and pay attention to your Form W-4.

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5 smart tax moves you can still make for your 2018 return

The filing deadline is April 15, but it’s not too late for some savvy strategic moves.

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Beat the system with charitable donations from your IRA

Here’s an idea to save money after the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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3 smart tax moves that don’t involve tax deferral

Too much tax deferral on your 2018 business return can be counterproductive.

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Did you refinance your home mortgage last year? You can still qualify for often-overlooked deductions

It’s not too late to claim these on your yet-to-be-filed 2018 taxes.