Back To School: When Do I Have To File A Tax Return?
Today, for the last post of the series, I want to answer the age old question for students everywhere: when do I have to file a tax return ... you didn’t meet the filing thresholds. Students are often entitled to claim refundable credits like the Earned ...
Do You Need To File A Tax Return This Year?
Curious Senior Dear Curious: The percentage of seniors, age 65 and older, who won't have to pay income taxes this year, is actually around 56 percent according the Tax Policy Center. Here's a breakdown of the 2012 filing ... you do need to file a tax ...
A Beginner's Guide to Filing Your Taxes
Friends, it's that time of year. Tax season is here, and you should already have ... actually filing taxes can be seriously daunting. Especially if this is your first time filing, you may find yourself asking a frenzy of questions: What forms do I need?
How to Amend Your Federal Tax Return
Suppose you get a revised form from a brokerage house or some other financial institution changing the amount of dividend income reported for last year ... state's rules, too. (Most states have their own income tax.) When should you file an amended return?
Filing Taxes: What You Need to Know About Tax Exemptions
He/she had no gross income He/she is not filing a return ... s sister's daughter. Member of Your Household. What if your best friend lived with you all last year? Or your best friend's little girl? You might be able to claim them as a dependent. They must ...