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Feb 6, 2014 9:41PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money producer

Should man or machine be your accountant? The old adage that you get what you pay for applies when hiring tax preparers as much as it does when buying tax preparation software.

Feb 5, 2014 2:21PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

There are lots of different kinds of cons happening during tax time. Some are happening to taxpayers, and some are being perpetrated by them.

Jan 31, 2014 1:36PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

These common tax preparation errors can cost you money or even lead to an audit by the IRS. Here's how to avoid them.

Jan 30, 2014 4:00PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money producer

Most taxpayers concentrate on ways to reduce their taxable income, but they need to focus on adjusted gross income instead.

Jan 24, 2014 3:35PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money producer

Be aware that many of these crucial financial documents are now delivered electronically.

Jan 22, 2014 1:21PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

While fewer than 1 percent of all tax returns are audited, there's no guarantee you won't appear on the IRS' radar. But there are ways to reduce the risk.

Jan 15, 2014 5:25PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money producer

It pays to listen to the tax pros if you want a smooth and painless filing.

Jan 15, 2014 10:40AM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

Americans spend an average of $261 to get an itemized federal and state tax return done. Check out these tips to get free help with your return this year.

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