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Mar 26, 2012 6:13PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

Which form you use to file your taxes depends on your circumstances. The simpler forms can only be used for simpler returns, for example.

Mar 21, 2012 11:36PM on Smart TaxesBy Teresa Mears

If you made a mistake, you have several years to file an amended return. But you may owe a penalty if you underpaid your federal tax.

Feb 23, 2012 6:11PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

The IRS takes credit cards, but charges a fee of up to 2.35%. You might do better setting up a payment plan.

Feb 22, 2012 10:47AM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

20-somethings can get free or inexpensive help with returns and helpful fact sheets from the IRS. Watch for essential documents that come by mail.

Feb 2, 2012 3:11PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

Check the form against your last pay stub of 2011 to make sure the company reported the correct amounts earned and withheld. If you find a mistake, contact your employer.

Jan 31, 2012 5:10PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

The IRS is cracking down on schemes that use ID theft to file for fraudulent tax refunds. New safeguards are delaying refunds to early filers.

Jan 30, 2012 8:47PM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

Congress made few changes that will affect this year's returns. But the system is still complex enough to keep CPAs employed. Here are the issues to keep in mind.

Jan 26, 2012 10:58AM on Smart TaxesBy MSN Money Partner

The paid programs are better and easier to use this year. Here is a comparision of the three most popular programs and their cost.

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