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Tax Filing and Planning
This page contains useful links and tax calculators from the IRS and other third parties. These resources are provided for general planning purposes only and may not be 100% of what you need to determine your final tax liability.
It may seem implausible that someone forgot to file their taxes, but it happens. About 7 million people fail to file their tax return each year.
If you lost money on Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies, you may be eligible for a tax deduction. Sometimes, what the IRS taketh away, the IRS also giveth.
If you drive for Uber, Lyft, or other rideshare platforms, you’re responsible for tracking and paying your own taxes. Here’s what you need to know about rideshare driver taxes.
If you’re preparing your own tax return, it’s not uncommon to see your estimated refund go down when you add a W-2 for your second job and/or a spouse even though you had taxes withheld on those wages. Similarly, if you added a second job this year or your spouse went back to work, you could see a lower refund than you were expecting. Here’s what’s happening.
If tax software or a tax preparation company tells you they can get you a higher refund than everyone else, find someone else. Your refund depends on how much you paid during the year and doing your taxes correctly. Any competent tax professional preparing your tax return should come up with the exact same numbers.
Whether you’re newly licensed or are looking to start your own law firm, the IRS will want its cut. And unfortunately, the fee sharing rules don’t apply to taxes. This tax guide for attorneys tells you how to get started.
If you want to file your own taxes and have an accountant review your tax return, it’s probably not going to happen. This isn’t because they want to do it themselves or discourage people from preparing their own returns but because IRS regulations make it virtually impossible.