No one wants to be audited, but following some simple guidelines can make the process less painful -- and maybe less expensive.
A Houston Astros fan had to pay income tax on a year's supply of doughnuts he won at a ballgame.
The cost to mail letters that are heavier than 1 ounce has increased, but the standard first-class letter remains at 44 cents.
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Agency changes course, looking more closely at returns of taxpayers making more than $500,000. Questions include details of magazine subsriptions.
Follow the rules, take advantage of free help, organize your records and know when you need a pro.
Texas and California lead the nation in residents who wait until the last week to file their returns.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.