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Dec 22, 2011 2:50PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

Both parties want to extend the Social Security tax cut, but they disagree sharply over how to pay for it. Plus, politics is at play in dictating what discussions to have when.

Dec 20, 2011 8:28PM on Smart TaxesBy Teresa Mears

The White House turns to social media to make its case for the payroll tax extension. For a taxpayer making $50,000 a year, it means about $40 per 2-week pay period.

Dec 19, 2011 9:35PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

Democrats hope refusal to extend the tax cut will show the Republicans favor the rich. GOP argues that the public will see the two-month extension as a gimmick and blame the Dems.

Dec 15, 2011 8:30PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

A new poll finds support for continuing the payroll tax cut and deep discontent with Congress. More voters favor service cuts over tax increases.

Jan 26, 2011 3:59PM on Smart TaxesBy Teresa Mears

President Obama's proposal for tax reform and a simplified tax code will run into trouble once talk turns to ending specific tax benefits.

Jan 17, 2011 2:24PM on Smart TaxesBy Kay Bell

Low-income workers may actually pay higher taxes this year, with the loss of the Making Work pay credit.

Dec 30, 2010 4:37PM on Smart TaxesBy Kay Bell

Dec. 31 is the deadline to sell losing investments, open a Keogh account or donate to charity for the 2010 tax year.

Dec 23, 2010 2:54PM on Smart TaxesBy Kay Bell

You have one more week to pay property taxes, add energy-saving improvements, dump losing stocks and empty your FSA account.



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