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Should You E-File Or See A Tax Specialist For Your Returns?

When it comes to figuring your taxes, should you rely on software or turn to a pro?

03/03/2014

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Turn Your Tax Refund Into Your Child’s College Fund

There are several ways to leverage this year’s refund and to get started on saving, no matter what your child’s age.

03/03/2014

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Expert Offers Advice To Protect Against Tax Scams

Credit.com founder Adam Levin said taxpayers should keep their guard up against suspicious or too-good-to-be-true emails.

04/14/2013

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Conn. Official Warns Of Tax Scammers Ahead Of Filing Day

Connecticut’s Commissioner of Revenue Services Kevin Sullivan said these unscrupulous people set up shop at tax time to lure filers who are eligible for tax refunds under the Earned Income Tax Credit program.

04/11/2013

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NY Tax Dept. Announces Arrests Of Preparers Who Allegedly Filed Fraudulent Returns

Tax officials said one New York City tax preparer pleaded guilty to filing 100 fraudulent tax returns, many of them with fictitious dependent information.

04/10/2013

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How Studying Your Taxes Can Help Your Career

About half of Americans say they feel underpaid. Are you one of them?

03/25/2013

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Tax Prep: Don’t Miss These Juicy Credits and Deductions

The IRS expects that 75 percent of all 2012 returns will be entitled to a refund, so if you haven’t started preparing your taxes yet, do it: There’s no reason to wait for April 15 to roll around to get that money back from Uncle Sam.

03/11/2013

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It’s Tax Time, But Your Money Could Be Stolen By Refund Robbers

It is the time of year when American’s file their income taxes, but this year your refund could end up going to somebody else.

02/11/2013

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Last Minute Tips For Filing Your Tax Returns

Tuesday is the deadline to file and send in your tax returns, so if you haven’t started, it’s not too late. Kelli Grant from SmartMoney.com has some last minute tax tips.

04/14/2012

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Tax Dispute In Nassau County Getting Political

Homes and businesses in Nassau County are suing for property tax refunds of $102-million that they have yet to receive.

04/03/2012

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Scam Artists Raid Mailboxes In Search Of Tax Refund Checks

On a quiet street in Lyndhurst a pair of low-level scam artists have allegedly been ripping off refunds, one house and one mailbox at a time.

03/07/2012

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Tax Filing Deadline Is Midnight Tonight

If you owe Uncle Sam, or just never got around to filing your tax returns, you have until Monday night at 11:59 p.m.

04/18/2011

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Schumer Urges NYers To Collect Unclaimed Refunds

Sen. Charles Schumer says New Yorkers could be missing tens of millions dollars in unclaimed tax refunds and college tuition tax credits.

04/10/2011

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Ex-Bookkeeper Sentenced In $400,000 Theft

Rebecca Cirillo of Atlantic Highlands must also pay more than $290,000 in restitution under the sentence imposed.

01/16/2011