Anyone who makes up to $57,000 a year can use Free File. But you still might want to visit an accountant.
Combining tax-free home rental with charitable donation is a win for both you and your favorite cause.
Add up deductions, credits for children, a few other credits and soon you're up to $79,000 in tax-free income.
Lawyer went all the way to Tax Court with attempt to write off prostitutes and porn as medical deductions.
Instead of getting a tax refund, you can keep the money to use during the year.
Congress gives taxpayers a choice of taking deduction in 2009 or 2010 but you have to itemize.
Previous fraud prompts IRS to require paper documents to claim home buyer tax credit, which will delay refunds.
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