Ths IRS processes electronic returns faster. Options include tax software, an accountant or, if you meet income guidelines, a free service.
H&R Block and Jackson-Hewitt are offering free preparation of 1040EZ forms at the discount retailer's stores. Wal-Mart also offers economical cashing of refund checks.
Americans who are worried during tax season -- which includes almost everyone -- are easy targets for con artists. Don't let them get you.
A new patent law could result in a more efficient process -- which could create jobs and enhance America's global competitiveness. Too bad it might crush the little guy.
These have been repeated so many times that many people believe they're true.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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