April 15 is a Sunday and April 16 is a holiday in the District of Columbia, which means taxpayers will have 2 more days to prepare their returns.
You've been through winds and high water. Take advantage of any tax deductions to soften the blow.
According to the government's lawsuit, the phony claims -- apparently processed by a single tax preparer -- were spread over some 300 accounts in several different banks.
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.
It's not too late to contribute to an IRA or HSA, plus other advice to get you to the finish line on time.
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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.
They are expected to take in a record $2.25 billion in fees and surcharges this year.
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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